34th Annual MLK Community Celebration

Event Date: 
Sunday, January 20, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm


For over 30 years, the Charlottesville community has come together to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. All are welcome to attend. The winner of a local high school essay contest will read his or her essay during the service. This year's guest speaker is civil rights attorney and ordained minister Cornell W. Brooks, Professor of the Practice of Public Leadership and Social Justice at the Harvard Kennedy School and former president and CEO of the NAACP.