Thousands of Ugly Sweaters Run Down Streets of St. Paul

Updated: 11/30/2013 6:36 PM By: Cassie Hart

Photo courtesy of Stacy Hanson
Photo courtesy of Stacy Hanson

There were some unusual outfits Saturday in St. Paul for the inaugural Ugly Sweater 5k Run at Harriet Island.

About 4,000 runners and walkers were encouraged to hit the streets in the ugliest outfits they could find.

Donations were also being accepted for the Toys for Tots campaign at the event.