Join the City of Phoenix along with city leaders, local businesses, churches and other community organizations, as we pay homage to this great Civil Rights leader. On Monday, January 17, 2022, the Arizona Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee celebrates promoting cultural diversity, awareness and unity as it seeks to involve all Arizonans in recognizing the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the contributions he left to the world in his quest for equality for all people.
MARCH: 9:00 a.m. The commemorative march from Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church and culminate with a festival at Margaret T. Hance Park. Distance is about 2 miles
FESTIVAL: 10:00a.m. Festival activities include speakers, speeches, stage performances and poetry. Educational/Community resource booths, Artisan/Retail, Health/Wellness, Food vendors and kids activity area.