Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade & Celebration
Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 10:30am to 5:00pm
Councilman Dee Andrews, the Long Beach Department of Parks, Recreation & Marine, and the residents of Long Beach are pleased to announce the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade & Celebration, on Saturday, January 19, 2019. This year’s theme is “Standing on the Shoulders of Giants”. The parade kicks off at 10:30 am at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue and Anaheim Street. The celebration follows from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm, at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, located at 1950 Lemon Avenue, Long Beach. Thousands of people will gather to honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a free celebratory afternoon of music featuring the powerful work of artists whose vision coincides with King's voice for justice, peace and civil rights.
Do not forget to stop by the Electric Vehicle Rebates booth where you can learn about how California is helping with environmental justice needs: CLEAN AIR!