The MLK, Jr. Observance Day Association is a 501(C)3 organization that has operated in Savannah continuously since 1985. Every year the MLK Observance Day Association celebrates the National Holiday honoring the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a variety of events throughout the city.
MLK, Jr. Observance Day Association, Inc. calendar of events for 2019:
- Business and Community Unity Brunch, Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. at Savannah International Trade and Convention Center. Donation $50. Purchase tickets here.
- Citywide Memorial Service, Jan. 20 at 5 p.m. Second African Baptist Church, 123 Houston Street
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Parade, Jan. 21 at 10 a.m. Click here for Parade Route.
- Huxsie Scott Jazz Concert, Jan. 21 at 2 p.m. hosted by Unitarian Universalist Church, 311 East Harris Street
- Rosa Parks Freedom Breakfast, Feb. 2 at 8 a.m. at Greater Gaines Chapel AME Church, 1006 May Street, Sponsored by Savannah Evangelical Ministerial Alliance.
- Express Success Education Career & Young Talent, Feb. 16 from noon- 4 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church L. S. Stell Fellowship Education Bldg.
- Gospel Festival, Feb. 17, 4-6 p.m. at Tremont Temple Baptist Church, 415 West Park Avenue
- Interfaith Worship, Feb. 24 at 5 p.m. at Unity of Savannah, 2320 Sunset Blvd.
- MLK Freedom Dinner Gala, March 23 at 7 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Hotel. Donation $75. Purchase Tickets here.
- Memorial Scholarship Award, April 4, 6 p.m. Savannah State University Student Union Center.
- MLK Institute for Community and Social Change, Oct. 11-12 at Georgia Southern University, Armstrong Campus.
For more information, go to https://www.mlkingsavannah.com/