Start the New Year Off with a Splash at the 2015 Dolphin Dip on Topsail Island


Surf City Dolphin Dip on Topsail Island
Calling all those with an adventurous spirit, unabashed bravery and unwavering courage. This is the Topsail Island event for you. If you're looking to start the New Year off with a splash, look no further.

Surf City Dolphin Dip

Marking its 13th year in 2015, the Dolphin Dip Extravaganza in Surf City is a big event on Topsail Island. This favorite local event is expecting about 4000 brave souls to grace the lovely, yet brisk, Surf City shoreline.

Dolphin Dip Details

You're considering it, right? Good. Here's exactly what you need to know.
  • Who: You, your family, your friends, your acquaintances.
  • What: A favorite local event held annually on New Year's Day in benefit of a local charity.
  • When: January 1 beginning at 11a.m.; dip happens at noon.
  • Where: Roland Avenue Beach Access in Surf City.
  • Why: Because it's fun, adventurous, and for a good cause. And really the question you should be asking yourself is: Why not?

Ocean Cure

This year's Dolphin Dip benefits Ocean Cure, a local non-profit that promotes and teaches surfing to those with disabilities. Want to know about what they do? Check out their Facebook page.

Costume Contest

Feel free to wear your swimsuit, but we strongly recommend you get creative. Wear your craziest costume and Do the Dip, while also competing for fun and fabulous prizes. Just think, you could make history and be recorded in the Surf City Dolphin Dip hall of fame for posterity�photos included.

Bring the Kids

Every year brings famous people and characters to The Dip. This year welcomes special guests Elsa and Anna from Frozen. How appropriate! Keep an eye for your favorite Star Wars characters, too. Did we mention there are belly dancers and aerial performers, too? Entertainment begins at 11a.m. and promises a ton of fun for the whole family.

Surf City Dolphin Dip Extravaganza Video

Want to see what The Dip is really like? Watch this video. Want an inside track to all of the latest Dolphin Dip details? Click here.




Will you dare to Do the Dip? We hope so!




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