Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a passionate advocate of non-violent protests where he supported the civil rights movement. He truly used his life to make a change in American Social Justice. Whether you spend your day reflecting, performing community service or celebrating, here are a few activities around Orlando you might be interested in.
- The Southwest Jaycees is hosting Downtown Orlando MLK Holiday Parade on Saturday, January 15, 2022 beginning at 10:00am. Click the link for more details.
2. Dr. Phillips Performing Art Center with the Southwest Jaycees is hosting a 2022 MLK Holiday Parade Showcase this event is free Saturday, January 15th at 11:00 am. The showcase will be hosted by Orlando’s own comedian Rod Z. Click the link for more details.
3. Chasing the Dream 5K is Central Florida’s only MLK Day Race! Monday, January 17th at 7:30 am. Click the link for more details.
4. Town of Eatonville 2022 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade Celebration! The event is Saturday, January 15th at 2 pm. Enjoy food, vendors, music, and entertainment. Click the link for more details.
5. Looking for Volunteer Opportunities? Check out this list of holiday volunteer opportunities in Orlando, FL. Click this link for more details.