The Annual MLK Day Parade & Concert
12 p.m. LIVE Broadcast
The Peace in The Morning Show
with Darius A. Stanton Special MLK Broadcast
Main St. & Market St. 100 Main St.
City of Annapolis MLK Day Parade and Concert History Dates
First Annual - Monday, January 19, 2015
Second Annual - Monday, January 18, 2016
Third Annual - Monday, January 16, 2017
Fourth Annual - Monday, January 15, 2018
5th ANNUAL - TENTATIVE RESCHEDULED SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2019
The City of Annapolis, Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and Concert is co-sponsored by The City of Annapolis and Annapolis Drum and Bugle Corps. The first annual parade was held on Monday, January 19 , 2015 in honor of Dr. King. Since its inception, the parade has continued annually to commemorate and salute public servant honorees. This year marks the 5th Year Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and Concert.
The 5th Annual Parade, “History in the Making” will feature grand marshals being honored for community service along with the United States Naval Academy Marching Band, horses, exotic cars and trucks, a live concert at City Dock, and a host of other bands and community groups from across the State of Maryland. View this year's partners here.
Due to inclement frigid weather predictions, the 5th Annual MLK Day Parade and Concert has been postponed. Tentative rescheduled Saturday, April 13, 2019. Start time is 12:00 noon at Amos Garrett Boulevard to the Annapolis City Dock; Parade Bandstand at Main Street and Market Street, 100 Main Street. To be a volunteer or advertiser at the parade or during the livestream broadcast please email the peaceinthemorningshow[at]gmail.com or Contact Us |443-423-2368!
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 2019 Weekend Events
State of Maryland County Events
THURSDAY, JANUARY 17 - JANUARY 21, 2019
FRIDAY, JANUARY 18, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. | 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Awards Dinner
by The Martin Luther King Jr. Committee of Maryland
SATURDAY, JANUARY 19, 2019
6:00 p.m. | Anne Arundel County - Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Day, Annapolis by Maryland Hall and Keith A. Rowel
SUNDAY, JANUARY 20, 2019
MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2019
7:30 a.m. | Anne Arundel County - 38th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Breakfast honoring community members spearheading change on a local, state, and national level
by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast Committee
10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. | American Visionary Art Museum - MLK Dare to Dream at AVAM
MLK Parade & Concert
MLK Parade Day Opportunities are Available. Parade organizers have opened registration for participants. Ideal are family oriented groups including military, faith based organizations, bands and floats. Organizers request that all participants show respect and honor Dr. King along the parade route. For interest, please select the appropriate button below. Thank you for your Interest and/or Donation.
Interested in Volunteering or being more involved with the MLK Parade Day 2019 Festivities, submit your volunteer application here today
March in the Parade
Want to be a part of the Parade Day Event? Does your organization wish to March in the Parade? Get in Touch with us here today.
Have more questions, or are you interested in discussing how you may become a MLK Parade Day partner, get in touch with us here today. We look forward to hearing from you.
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