The Town of Hilton Head is gearing up for their annual Celebration Weekend honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
The weekend features a variety of events, from a tribute concert and ball to a worship service and volunteer day.
Check out the full schedule below.
Ecumenical Community Worship Service
-Thursday, Jan. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
-Christ Lutheran Church (829 William Hilton Parkway)
Shabbat at Congregation Beth Yam
-Friday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m.
-4501 Meeting Street
A Special MLK Tribute to the Greats
-Friday, Jan. 19 – Doors at 6:00 p.m. – Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
-Hilton Head Beach & Tennis Resort (40 Folly Field Road)
-Grammy-nominated Alvin Garrett & Billboard charting artist Latrese Bush honor the late great Aretha Franklin & Al Green
-Percentage of proceeds go to Laura Bush’s It’s Better to Give Back Fund which benefits area youth and families
-Tickets: $35 ($40 at door) – Visit here to purchase online
Continental Breakfast for Volunteers
-Saturday, Jan. 19 from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
-Central Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church (161 Mathews Drive)
MLK Community Service – Cemetery Cleanup
-Saturday, Jan. 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
-Spanish Wells Cemetery
Black Excellence Ball
-Saturday, Jan. 19 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
-Pickney Hall Ballroom (Sun City/Bluffton)
-Red carpet event with a buffet, full cash bar, live music and dancing
-Attire: Formal black-tie
-Tickets: $65/person ($75 at door) – Click here to purchase online
-Call 843-290-2984 for more information on tickets
MLK Memorial March
-Monday, Jan. 21 at 10:00 a.m.
-Parade starts and ends at Hilton Head High School’s parking lot
MLK Memorial Program
-Monday, Jan. 21 at 11:00 a.m.
-Hilton Head High School Seahawk Cultural Center
-Hear musical presentations & watch the presentation of the MLK Community Service Award
-Monday, Jan. 21 at 12:30 p.m.
-Hilton Head High School Cafeteria
Those wishing to make a donation for future MLK Celebrations are asked to make checks payable to “Community Foundation of the Lowcountry” with “MLK Fund” on the memo line.