Here are free family events to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy:
The annual event will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington and feature marching bands, floats and decorated vehicles.
More than 700 area youth participate in this art, music, dance and cultural event honoring MLK.
The 28th annual event kicks off with a parade. The after-parade event is fun for the entire family and includes food, music, free giveaways and more.
Watch the film Freedom Riders as well as excerpts from the documentary Latino Americans. The celebration also includes entertainment, food and fashion. Don’t forget to check out the pictorial historical timeline of Martin Luther King Jr’s life and Civil Rights movement events from 1929 through today.
What better way to celebrate King’s mission than to learn about different cultures including the Cowboy Culture. Cowboys and cowgirls will whoop it up in downtown Cowtown, which is expected to draw upwards of 100,000 spectators.
Celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as participants march from Dallas City Hall to Fair Park.