Annual King Holiday Celebration

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  • location_on Annual King Holiday Celebration
    440 NW 6th Street
    Sistrunk Blvd & NW 5th Avenue
    Fort Lauderdale FL 33311
  • access_time Jan 16, 2017 08:00am -
    Jan 16, 2017 04:00pm
  • attach_money Free
  • info_outline Open to the Public
  • contact_phone 954-828-5323
  • web Website

Annual King Holiday Celebration

The Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee and the City of Fort Lauderdale are proud to present the 2017 King Holiday Celebration, an extraordinary line-up of events with programs for the entire family.  NEW Parade route for 2017, please check the linked website above to get detailed 2017 schedule information.


2017 King Holiday Event Line-up:

  • Dr. King Children's Birthday Celebration: 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Friday, January 13th at the African American Research Library and Cultural Center at 2650 Sistrunk Blvd
  • Friday, Jan 13th--7:00 P.m. - “Time for Prayer” Vigil at Lincoln Park - 600 NW 19th Avenue
  • Saturday, January 14 9:00 a.m. - MLK Day of Service Monument Unveiling Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Montessori Academy - 591 N.W. 31st Avenue
  • Saturday, 11:00 a.m. - Youth Leadership Summit African American Research Library and Cultural Center - 2650 Sistrunk Boulevard
  • Monday, January 16 8:00 a.m. - Parade Line-up at Lincoln Park – 600 N.W. 19th Avenue
  • Monday, 9:30 a.m. - Parade proceeds east on Sistrunk Boulevard, south on 7th Avenue to Esplanade Park at 400 S.W. 2nd Street for the Multicultural Festival and Teen Trailblazers Awards immediately following the parade.