By: Kelli Whitman (Townsquare Media Intern)

The 3rd Annual "Rockin’ Around Cooperstown Ugly Sweater Run and Walk" will be

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happening on Saturday, December 3rd. Participants are encouraged to wear their ugliest sweaters, and will be given a Santa hat and sleigh bells to race in as well. Races include a 4 mile, or 2 mile loop around Cooperstown, beginning at Main Street. Finishers will receive either a free coffee or hot chocolate, or a free beer from Brewery Ommegang.

This event will show off Cooperstown’s beautiful Main Street, along with their restaurants and local businesses. Visitors and residents are encouraged come out to Cooperstown Farmer's Market beginning at 9:00 a.m. before heading to the race. All ages are welcome to participate!

Participants can register on race day at the Cooperstown Veteran's Post 0579 from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. or pre-register at: Discounts will be applied with  Toys for Tots donations.