Athens MLK Jr. Day Parade and Urban Music Fest
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 and United Group of Artists will host Athens 1st Inuagural MLK Jr. 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.