At least 400 runners are expected to take part in the 8th annual Zoo Run on Saturday.
It will be held at the Birmingham Zoo beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Prizes and complimentary fun day at the zoo will be given to the runners. The run benefits the Painted Dog Conservancy. The 5K and 4 kids races start at 8:15 a.m.
For more information on the run, go to www.birminghamzoo.com.