The Magic City Half Marathon is back for its 9th year and it promises to be the best one yet! With thousands of runners coming from all over the country to participate, the Magic City Half Marathon has become the fastest-growing running event in the South. Kicking off at 8 a.m. in downtown Birmingham and finishing at Regions Field, this half marathon and 5K features awesome swag, live music, post-race craft beer and more — all while benefiting the Ruben Studdard Foundation for the Advancement of Children in the Music Arts. Explore the city, and get some exercise just in time for Thanksgiving. Registration prices and race times vary. For more information, visit magiccityrun.com.