Martin Luther King Jr. March & Community Festival


January 21, 2019


Huston-Tillotson University, 900 Chicon Street, Austin, TX

About the Event:

Event Producer:

Austin Area Heritage Council
Carol Wright
P.O. Box 81807; Austin, TX 78708
(512) 657-3064

Music: Jazz, Soul/R&B, Blues

Activities: March and Festival, Children's Area, Community and Food Vendors

We are excited to be celebrating the 26th Annual MLK Community Celebration in Austin TX on Jan 21st 2019. Following the MLK March we will have a music festival at Huston Tillotson University from 11 am until 3:30 pm. The MLK Community Festival kicks off as soon the Marchers arrive on location; it will include all types of vendors, community based & non-profit organizations, food trucks, and local jazz & Soul/R&B musical artists. Children's area and seating for elderly. No entry costs. We are proud to boast that the MLK March & Community Festival is the most diverse event in the city of Austin. The Annual Community March celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy while uplifting diversity and multi-culturalism in our city. The MLK Community March kicks off on Monday, January 21, 2019 at 9 a.m. with a short program at the MLK Statue on the University of Texas campus.. We will then march to the historic Huston-Tillotson University, where exciting activities are planned. All businesses, non-profit organizations and individuals are invited to march and celebrate Dr. King’s legacy.

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