Martin Luther King Jr. stated, “We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.”
On MLK Day Holiday Monday, January 16, 2017, Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement will host Athens 1st MLK Day Parade and Urban Music Festival schedule to take place in downtown Athens, Ga starting @3pm. This event is designed to celebrate justice and equality, culture and diversity, and encourage citizens to stand in solidarity.
Following the MLK Day Parade, a block party will begin where local vendors and citizens can engage and enjoy family activities. MLK Urban Fest and Parade will include: guest speakers, live performances, food vendors, (Soul, Caribbean, Latin, Asian) and much more.
Parde route will be disclosed at a later date.