Join hundreds of community members and organizations for this historic walk!
The 2018 MLK Celebration is a long-standing tradition of the Arizona Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Committee, with a series of events honoring the life and legacy of Dr. King. The week-long celebration includes the MLK Celebration Awards & Scholarship Breakfast, Candlelight Ceremony, Community Service Day, MLK Annual March & Festival and Youth Rally.
Join the City of Phoenix along with city leaders, schools, local businesses, churches and other community organizations, as we pay homage to this great Civil Rights leader. On Monday, January 15, 2018, the Arizona Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee will celebrate its 32nd year of promoting cultural diversity, awareness and unity as it seeks to involve all Arizonans in recognizing the legacy or Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the contributions he left to the world in his quest for equality for all people.
The MLK March will begin at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church on 15th Street /Jefferson Steet and end at Hance Park. Assemble at 8:30 AM as March begins promptly at 9:00 AM