NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Get your best holiday sweaters out: the Tacky Sweater 5K is almost here!

It benefits EVMS Melanoma Awareness. It will be held Saturday, December 9 at 9 a.m.
at Ocean View Beach Park in Norfolk.

The event includes a 5K race, 5K walking category, and a themed tacky sweater competition. All 5K runners will receive a race T-shirt, finisher medals, post-race refreshments, and festive post-race awards ceremony.

To make a donation to support EVMS Melanoma Awareness: https://www.crowdrise.com/tackysweater5k

For race information: http://tackysweater5k.mettleevents.com/