Lite Rock 96.9 WFPG invites you to take the plunge with us this weekend! Ventnor's first "Presidential Polar Plunge" is happening this Saturday at 11:15am on the Newport Ave. Beach.

Ventnor mad the decision this year to move Ventnor's Polar Bear Plunge from New Year's Day to President's Weekend. The shift in dates won't have too muchwarming impact on the water temp, with the ocean expected to be 39° on Saturday! But Lite Rock will be there and we are ready to get wet and then have a party!

Ventnor's Business Association, firefighters and police PBA are teaming up for this fun event, which kicks off with a pancake breakfast at 9am in St. James Hall.  Following the plunge, the party moves back to St. James Hall for a chili cook-off from noon-2pm.

Here are more of Lite Rock's Weekend Happenings...

Atlantic City

- Convention Center: Atlantic City RV and Camping Show, Fri-Sun. 2/15-17

- Ocean Resort:  Brian McKnight, Ovation Hall, Fri. 2/15

- Golden Nugget:  "Rockin' Chicks" cover band, Fri. 2/15

- Borgata: Theresa Caputo Live - The Experience, Sat. 2/16

- Hard Rock: Cheap Trick, Sat. 2/16

- Hard Rock: B Street Band (Springsteen tribute) Fri-Sun 2/15-2/17

- Borgata:  Michael Carbonaro, Sat. 2/16, Music Box, sold out

- Hard Rock: Cage Fury Fighting Championships, Sat. 2/16

- Boardwalk Hall:  Erykah Badu with Busta Rhymes, Sat. 2/16

- Tropicana: Patti LaBelle, Sat. 2/16

- Resorts: Chubby Checker and The Wildcats, Sat. 2/16

- Dante Hall: Chinese New Year party, 1-4p Sat. 2/16

- Tropicana:  Soul Jam Valentine's Weekend with the Stylistics, Sun. 2/17

- Ocean Resort: The Isley Brothers, Sat. 2/16

More fun things to do this weekend in South Jersey

- Cape-Atlantic High School Basketball Tournament:  First Round boys action Fri. 2/15, s includes Ocean City at Millville @ 5:30pm,  Mainland Regional at St. Augustine @ 6pm, LCMR at Wildwood Catholic @ 7pm, St. Joseph at Pleasantville @ 7pm

- Mays Landing: Join Lite Rock's Gary Guida live at Shore Toyota, 1-3p Sat. 2/16

- Sea Isle City: The 25th annual Sea Isle Polar Weekend, Fri-Sun 2/15-17, the Plunge happens at 2pm Saturday

- Linwood: 16th Annual John J. Heinz Memorial Chili Cook-Off and Dinner, 4-7p  Sat 2/16, Our Lady of Sorrows Church Hall, Wabash and Poplar aves.

- Cape May:  Murder Mystery Weekend, Fri-Sat. 2/15-16, performances by Lynne Theater Company, various locations

- Wildwood: Wildwoods Cheer Movement Competition, Convention Center, Sat-Sun. 2/16-17

- Stockton PAC:  Cherish the Ladies, 2p Sun. 2/17

Thanks to Shore News for this YouTube video of the 2018 Ventnor Polar Bear Plunge.....

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