LONG BEACH MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. PARADE & CELEBRATION

13jan10:00 am5:00 pmLONG BEACH MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. PARADE & CELEBRATIONMartin Luther King Jr. Park

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The City of Long Beach is pleased to announce the return of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Celebration set to take place Saturday, Jan. 13, 2024, in Central Long Beach.

The 2024 festivities will begin with the parade kickoff at 10 a.m. at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue and Anaheim Street, followed by the park celebration from noon to 5 p.m. at Martin Luther King Jr. Park (1950 Lemon Ave.). The park celebration will include a main stage with performances, a health and wellness area, a youth area, food and merchandise vendors, and information booths. Entry to the park celebration is free. This year’s musical performance schedule includes the following lineup, with in between sets by DJ Donaldo Reed and DJ B-ROKK: 6 Times Soul Blue Breeze Band Mary Jane Girls.

The annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Celebration has become a longstanding tradition that celebrates the diverse community of Central Long Beach. This festival serves to honor and keep alive the many values of Dr. King through arts, remembrance and meaningful perspectives.

For details on street closures, the park celebration, and volunteering, visit the city’s event page.

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Time

(Saturday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm(GMT-08:00)

Location

Martin Luther King Jr. Park

1950 Lemon Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90806

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