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Ready, Set...DIP! 

Take the 7th Annual Winni Dip.

Saturday, March 14, 2015 at noon - The Margate at Lake Winnipesaukee Laconia, NH - Rain, Snow or Shine


What is the Dip? 

The Dip is a fundraising event that benefits Special Olympics New Hampshire. Participants (Dippers) raise funds to run (Dip) into the ice-cold Lake Winnisesaukee at The Maragte. On March 14th why not join the fun and Dip? You only need to raise $250 (including your $50 non-refundable registration fee) to experience THE DIP!
Click here for printable information about the dip.
The theme for the 2015 Winni Dip is DISNEY! 


  • Click here for a paper registration form.
  • All Dippers must raise a minimum of $250 (including a $50 non-refundable registration fee)
  • Get four or more of your friends, family or coworkers to Dip with you and form a BAND OF BEARS!
  • You must be 15 years or older to Dip.
  • Want to participate, but don't want to Dip? Register as a SUNBATHING BEAR and receive the same benefits & incentives as a Dipper without getting wet! 

Raising Money 

For the required $250 minimum, Dippers receive the BASIC DIP PACKAGE which includes:
  • Two wristbands to the Post Dip Lunch & Celebration
  • Winni Dip apparel item 

Dip who raise more than the minimum amount will receive a GIFT CARD of their choice to Applebee's, CircleK, Five Guys or Dick's Sporting Goods.
$500 raised = $50 card
$750 raised = $75 card $1,000 raised = $100 card $1,500 raised = $150 card
$2,000 raised = $200 card $2,500 raised = $250 card $3,000 raised = $300 card $4,000 raised = $400 card
$5,000 raised = $500 card $6,000 raised = $600 card $7,000 raised = $700 card $8,000 raised = $800 card

BONUS: Raise $1,000 or more and become a POLAR BEAR!
As a Polar Bear you will receive a bonus item with the Winni Dip logo and be one of the highest fundraisers (top 10%)!


All Dippers must check-in prior to the Dip.  At check in you will:
  • Hand in all of the funds that you raised.
  • Complete the CASH DONOR RECORD FORM so that we can thank your cash donors
  • Hand in a signed WAIVER.
  • Pick up your wristbands for access to the event (Dip and Post Dip Lunch & Celebration).
  • Collect your incentives.
Check-in Site
 Saturday, March 14th 9-11 AM  The Margate
76 Lake Street
Laconia, NH 

Dip Day 

  9-11 AM Check-In
  11:30 AM Costume Parade
  12:00 PM Dip!
  12:30 PM Post-Dip Lunch & Celebration
  1:30 PM Awards


Click here to donate to Dippers online.


We are here to help!

Thank You to our Sponsors 


Calling all Volunteers!
We are looking for volunteers to help out at our State Winter Games on March 1st-3rd at Waterville Valley!  We will have over 300 athletes competing in Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Snowboarding, and Snowshoeing.  Volunteer opportunities include staging, awards, setup, breakdown, runners, timers, equipment, data entry, food, and check-in.  Please contact Nicole Ferrante at nicoleferrante@derrynh.org to volunteer in the Valley or Gerry Clarke at gerrynsp@earthlink.net if you'd like to volunteer at the Mountain.