2017 MLK Celebration

It’s almost time for the 2017 Martin Luther King Celebration. This year’s theme is “ordinary people, extraordinary change.”
The celebration will be made up of events taking place all over the Coast, including film screenings, parades, youth events, and more. The celebration begins with multiple events taking place on January 7th and wraps up on January 29th with the Man 2 Man Summit.
The highlight will be an inspirational address from Brandi Harvey, daughter of Steve Harvey, at the Biloxi Civic Center on January 15th. Allytra Perryman with the Coastwide Martin Luther King Jr. Committee said, “The theme for this year’s Coastwide Martin Luther King Jr. Committee is ‘ordinary people, extraordinary change.’ We have a wide calendar of events to show people how you become an extraordinary person. Every extraordinary person has started as an ordinary person and we hope that people in the community come out and join, get involved in these events, and engage themselves.”
For the complete calendar of events visit www.MLKCoastwide.com .

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