Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrations

January 12th, 2011 by

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration and Parade – Jackson’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration and Parade is the second largest parade in America honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Happening this Saturday, January 15th at 10am, this annual celebration features gospel singing, a talent show, live entertainment and more. The parade will take place on Freedom Corner at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive and Medgar Evers Boulvard in Jackson, MS. Event begins at 10am and admission is free! Call 601.960.1090 for more information.

Vicksburg will also hold a Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade this Saturday, January 15. Witness great performances in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year’s theme is “Keeping the Dream Alive.” It will take place on West Belmont on Washington Street, Vicksburg, MS. Call 601.678.8263 for more information about this free event.