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The Plunge! for the Free Clinics

August 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Don’t you think that Bo Caldwell, Frank Stout, Judy Long, Mark Warwick, Paige Posey, and Ruth Birge need to cool off and get wet on August 25th!?

You can save your favorite Plungee from the dreaded fate that awaits them at Kanuga Lake! Help them reach their FUNdraising goal—and win the coveted “Golden Plunger” award—to avoid making a splash and save them from taking “the plunge.”

Bring your swimsuits and picnic blankets and join us for a fun afternoon at Kanuga Lakeside Pavilion on scenic Kanuga Lake, as Henderson County Superintendent Bo Caldwell, Vision Henderson County’s Ruth BirgeFrank Stout of the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office, Mark Warwick & Paige Posey of WTZQ, and The Free Clinics’s own Judy Long take the plunge for health!

Bid on your favorites to see them go into the lake! Funds raised will support our unique healthy living program, HealthWays, making good health contagious!

There are 3 ways to join in the fun and support your favorite Plungee:

  1. Help a Plungee win the “Early Bird Award.” The Plungee with the most donations raised before the eventthrough their buckets or online will win the “Early Bird Award,” complete with very special prize!

    Find a Plungee at the locations below between August 12th and 23rd and help fill their donation bucket, or make an additional donation to your favorite Plungee on the ticket registration web page here.

    Plungee bucket locations:
    Judy Long – Front Desk at The Free Clinics (841 Case Street, Hendersonville).
    Mark Warwick & Paige Posey – WTZQ office (418 Duncan Rd, Flat Rock).
    Ruth Birge – Ruth will be all over Henderson County carrying her Plunge bucket.
    Frank Stout – Front office of the Sheriff’s office (100 N Grove St, Hendersonville).
    Bo Caldwell – Henderson County School District Central Office (414 4th Ave West, Hendersonville).

  2. Help a Plungee win the “Hot Ticket Award.” The Plungee with the most sold raffle tickets (Plungetix) at the event will have the honor of receiving the “Hot Ticket Award,” complete with another very special prize!

    Buy Plungetix at the event (increments of $5) to put in your favorite Plungee’s bucket for a chance to be one of the lucky winners who gets to PUSH A PLUNGEE!

  3. Fund-The-Plunge to help your favorite Plungee win the Golden Plunger award and avoid getting pushed! This live fundraiser led by Duke & Bird will help push the Golden Plunger to victory!

Our inaugural lakeside celebration features live music from TNT Band, pizza from Flat Rock Village Bakery, burgers, hot dogs and veggie dogs from Kanuga, plus swimming, canoeing & kayaking, facepainting, kids’ games, and more!

Adults: $20
Kids (5-12): $5
Children Under 5: FREE!
Families (2 adults + kids): $45

Admission includes one food item and one beverage; additional items available for purchase.


August 25
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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