Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

12:00pm to 2:00pm
Monday, January 16, 2017 at noon

Residents of Baltimore and surrounding areas are invited to take part in the 17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade which celebrates the life of one of America's most influential civil rights, political and social icons.

40 days until the event

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts celebrate the 17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade.  The parade commemorates the life of civil rights leader and icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 16, 2017 at noon. 

 More than 50 groups participate in the parade including high school and community bands, honor/color guards, equestrian units, fraternities & sororities, lively dance squads and civic organizations. 

A wide variety of organizations and performance groups from around the region march to honor the legacy of the late Dr. King.  

For more information on the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, call 410-752-8632.

Sponsorship

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Attendance

10,000 - 25,000 (predominantly families)

Contact

For more information on the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade, contact Symone Audain.

Applications

The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is now accepting applications for the 2016 Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade. The Parade will take place on Monday, January 16, 2017. 

Key Dates:
Applications Live: October 7, 2016 
Application Deadline: December 9, 2016
Notification of Application Status: Week of December 12, 2016
Event Date: Monday, January 16, 2017 

PLEASE NOTE: Submission of this application does not guarantee acceptance. Past participants are not guaranteed acceptance in the 2017 Parade. Late applications will not be accepted.
 

Click here to apply.