Date(s) - Saturday, January 13, 2018
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Martin Luther King, Jr., Park
The 30th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade and Celebration will take place Saturday, January 13 under the theme “Standing on the Shoulders of Giants.”
This parade will kick off at 10:30 a.m. from the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue and Anaheim Street with this year’s grand marshals: John Barnett Rambo, Peter Kong, Chris Fontayne Herron, Mr. Baker and Stephen Harris.
Following the parade, all are invited to a celebration at Martin Luther King Jr. Park from noon to 5:00 p.m.. Free parking will be available at Long Beach City College Pacific Coast Campus on Orange Avenue and 19th Street.
Volunteers are still needed to help with the parade and can call (562) 570-6816 to register. A mandatory volunteer training will take place Wednesday, January 10 from 3:00PM to 5:00PM at Martin Luther King, Jr. Park.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Park is located at 1950 Lemon Avenue.