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Athens MLK Day Parade and Music Fest 2019

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Downtown Athens Historic District

325 N Hull St, Athens, GA 30601

Athens, GA 30601

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Martin Luther King Jr. stated, “We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.”

Join us on Monday, January 21, 2019, for the 3rd Annual Athens MLK Day Parade and Music Fest. Local citizens, business owners, community leaders, and various organizations are welcomed to participate. All ages welcomed. Participants must walk in a unified group.


Rules/Regulations:
  • Limited motorized vehicles (7-10 allowed) per entry fee
  • Must have positive signage
  • No more than 25 people in a unit, no more than 10 in a row during the parade
  • No individual may walk in the parade must be in a group/organization
  • Entry Fee must be paid by January 15, 2019
Parade participants check-in begin at 1 pm. Meet in front of Max Canada 243 W Washington St, Athens, GA
Vendors: Please arrive no later than 1:30 pm for set-up Vendors must provide their own table, tenting, and cannot sell alcohol. (Food vendors must bring container/trash bags for disposal items such as trash or food)

What to expect at Athens MLK Parade and Music Fest Weekend?
  • January 19-Caribbean Day Party
  • January 20-Athens in Harmony
  • January 21- Athens MLK Day Parade and Music Fest
The parade begins at 3 pm, followed by an honoree ceremony to African American elders who paved the way for us.
Festivities begin 4:00
  • Athens MLK Hip Hop-World Famous
  • Family and Teen Talent Show-Little Kings
  • Honoring our elders-Athens African American Folktale-Manhattan
Produced and sponsored by United Group of Artists Music Association (UGA Live), the Athens MLK Day Parade and Music Fest supports 501 (c) 3 partner the Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement.
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Downtown Athens Historic District

325 N Hull St, Athens, GA 30601

Athens, GA 30601

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