Penguin Plunge

Come plunge into the chilling waters of the Chesapeake to raise money and awareness for Baltimore County's homeless youth. Sunset Cove has partnered with Empower4Life, a nonprofit that supports homeless youth by building programs that develop their minds and bodies in a healthy and fun environment. Empower4Life provides after school programs that nourish the mental and physical health of at risk youth in Baltimore County. 

100% of the ticket sales go directly to Empower4Life. 

100% of the raffles sold at the event go directly to Empower4Life

Penguin Plunge Information:

Saturday February 22nd 2020 

Doors open at 11:00 am, plunge is at 1:00 pm

Online Plunge Ticket:

$40 per adult plunger 16 & older

$25 per child plunger age 6 years old - 15 years old   **Children must be accommpanied by a parent/guardian into the water**

With plunge ticket you get: 2020 plunge T-shirt, heated tent with DJ, full dinner buffet, FREE entry to the Belly Flop contest for a chance to win $100 gift card to Sunset Cove, and 1 free raffle ticket.


Observer Ticket: Purchased at the door ONLY on day of event

Access to heated event tent with DJ & buffet (no shirt)

Ages 5 and under FREE

Ages 6 - 16 $10

Ages 16 and up $20


MUST have ticket to enter all beach and tented areas. 

Registration & Check-in starts at 11:00 am

Plunge: 1:00 pm



Appetizer buffet 11:00 am-1:00 pm


Chips & Salsa

Crab Dip


Dinner Buffet 1:45 pm

Pot Roast

Mashed Potatoes

Mixed Veggies

Caesar Salad

Dinner Rolls

French Fries

Chicken Tenders



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About the organizer

Empower4Life works with local homeless shelters to nurish the minds and bodies of Baltimore County homless and at risk youth. Empower4Life is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that serves to teach children to develop the skills needed to be healthy and productive in school, feel empowered to overcome challenges they face, and inspired to learn, grow and succeed the rest of their lives.Through age appropriate wellness lessons, E4L hopes to empower children to make good decisions that will lead to a healthy, productive, and meaningful life.