New Year's Day plunge 2024
Start the new year with a refreshing dip! The annual New Year's Dip in Breskens is a tradition embraced with enthusiasm by both locals and tourists alike. Organised by the atmospheric Beach Pavilion 'Het Halve Maentje' and located near the popular Nieuwvliet, this event offers a unique way to kick off the new year with a sparkle.
What can you expect?
- A buzzing atmosphere: Join dozens of enthusiasts in rushing into the sea, ready to start the new year full of energy.
- Warmth after the dip: After the dip, you can warm up at the cosy Beach Pavilion 'Het Halve Maentje' with hot drinks and treats.
- For all ages: The New Year's Dip is an event for young and old. Family, friends, and children are all welcome to participate or to cheer on the dippers.
- Want to join? No prior registration is required!
Tip: It is recommended to arrive well before 12:00 to prepare and secure the best spot for your dip.
Whether you're an experienced diver or this is your first time, the New Year's Dip at 'Het Halve Maentje' promises to be an unforgettable start to the year. Put on your brave shoes (and swimwear) and dive into the new year with us!
What time / Opening hours
From 12:00 hours.