Dec. 8: Reindeer Run is a 1-mile race for kids

Can't wait for Santa? Release some of your extra energy by participating in Saturday's Reindeer Run. The 1-mile race is for kids and categories span Pre-K to eighth grade. "Bib chips" will record official race results and awards will be given to male and female winners in each age category. The race benefits the Children's Miracle Network at The Medical Center.

What: Reindeer Run 2012

When: Saturday -- late registration begins 7:30 a.m., race begins 9 a.m.

Where: Country's Barbecue, 1329 Broadway, Columbus

Cost: Cost: $20 through noon Dec. 7, $25 on race day. Advance registration is available online. Click here for details.

Information: 706-660-6115