With Martin Luther King, Jr. day just around the corner, there are many events happening in the area to honor the late civil rights activist.
Celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 18th at 10am, at Rockville’s 44th Annual MLK Jr. Day Celebration. This event will take place at Richard Montgomery High School. Enjoy this free, open to the public event, complete with live performances, an award ceremony, and reception. More details about this event can be found here.
Looking for more ways to celebrate the memory of Martin Luther King Jr. this year? Venture to Washington, D.C. area this month for these events:
Ongoing MLK Events- various locations
Throughout the month of January, the D.C. Public Library will be hosting poetry readings, musical performances, and more.
10th Annual MLK Holiday Parade and Peace Walk- Washington, D.C.
Venture to Washington, D.C. on January 18th for the 10th Annual MLK Holiday Parade and Peace Walk. The Peace Walk will take place from 11am-12pm at 2500 MLK, Jr. Ave, with the Parade running from noon-2pm at 2700 MLK, Jr. Ave.