Polar Plungers of Lake Lure dive in on New Year's Day

(FILE PHOTO) The Lake Lure Ne Year's Day Polar Plunge in 2016. (Photo: WLOS staff)

At the tenth annual Lake Lure Polar Plunge, the emphasis on "polar" this year.

About a thousand brave souls are expected to don costumes and hit the icy water around noon tomorrow.

This year's plunge returns to the lake after being moved to a pool for the 2017 event.

Lake lure had been drained down to remove a build-up of sediment.

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