The Independent Health Foundation Kids Run will be held rain or shine at 9 a.m. June 1 in Delaware Park.
The 31st annual free event will include a mini-dash for children ages 2 to 5 and a 1.8-mile family run/walk for all ages. A diaper derby will be held for all babies who crawl.
Nickel City Reptiles and Exotics, the Buffalo Soccer Club and several health and wellness vendors will be on hand to provide fun activities before the event. Immediately following the race, all participants can visit the Buffalo Zoo at a reduced price of $5 per person (children ages 23 months and under are free).
Registration for the Kids Run is limited to the first 5,000 participants and is open through May 15 or until it reaches capacity. For more information or to register, visit kidsrunbuffalo.com.