Online registration is now available at www.ymcabuffaloniagara.org and paper registrations are available at area Wegmans, Dick's Sporting Goods and Runner's Roost locations and at all area YMCAs. The paper registration deadline is Oct. 31 and online registration cut off is Nov. 20 at noon. Race capacity is set at 12,500 participants.This year's event will once again provide participants with a disposable timing chip, which will instantly record a runner's time. This annual holiday tradition begins at 9 a.m. at the Delaware Family YMCA, 2564 Delaware Ave., and ends with the finish line at the Buffalo Convention Center. The race takes an 8K (4.97 mile) route. Runners and walkers are encouraged to participate.