DETROIT -

St. Patrick's day isn't until tomorrow, but Detroit is getting a running start on festivities today.

Hundreds of runners are expected to race to the finish line Sunday morning for the annual Cork Town Race.

The three mile race kicks off at 10 am along Michigan avenue.

New this year, is the Dublin Dash mile at 9:40am, prior to the Kids Quarter Mile at 9:30am.

Medals will be given out to all finishers.

At noon, local businesses and organizations will take over the route for Detroit's St. Patrick's Day parade.

Everyone is welcome to march in the parade.