Honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at one of these events around Charlotte in 2019. Events include a parade, performances, events at museums and more.

 Most are free to attend. Make sure to follow each link for the necessary details.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Atrium Health Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Service, including Wreath Laying

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm | FREE | Marshall Park

Thursday, January 17, 2019

MLK Celebration: Bridging the Difference--A Community Engagement Series

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm | FREE | Dale F. Halton Theater

Saturday, January 19, 2019

MLK Holiday Parade

10:00 am to 12:00 pm | FREE | Center City Charlotte–Trade and Tryon

MLK Call to Service -- Volunteer Opportunity

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm | FREE | Blythe Elementary School

MLK Call to Service -- Volunteer Opportunity

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm | FREE | East Mecklenburg High School

MLK Call to Service -- Volunteer Opportunity

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm | FREE | Marie G. Davis Middle School

MLK Call to Service -- Volunteer Opportunity

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm | FREE | Renaissance West STEAM Academy

Martin Luther King, Jr. P.E.A.C.E. Basketball Showcase

2:00 pm to 9:00 pm | $10.00 | Johnson C. Smith University

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Concert: Bridging Musical Worlds, a Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.

5:00 pm | $5.00 | Friendship Missionary Baptist Church

Monday, January 21, 2019

MLK Day Celebration at Gantt Center

9:00 am to 5:00 pm | FREE | Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

Martin Luther King Jr. Observance at CPCC

10:00 am to 12:00 pm | FREE | Dale F. Halton Theater

Free: Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Celebration at Levine Museum

10:00 am to 4:00 pm | FREE | Levine Museum of the New South

"Struggle For Freedom: The Life of Dr. King"--free performance in Kings Mountain

3:00 pm | FREE | Joy Performance Center

Free MLK art/music program with Opera Carolina, On Q Productions and more

7:00 pm to 10:00 pm | FREE | Friendship Missionary Baptist Church