Wednesday, January 9, 2013

2013 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. March in Kingsport

The 13th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March will be held on Monday, January 21, 2013 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Coincidentally, this year's event coincides with the inauguration of President Barack Obama, also at 12 Noon in Washington, D.C.

Parade participants will need to assemble at 11:15 a.m. at the intersection of E. Sevier & Center Street (Rikki Rhoton Allstate Insurance Co.'s Parking Lot).

The parade route will follow Center Street and end on Shelby Street (City Parking Lot between Kingsport City Hall & The Justice Center).

For more information, and to enter a car, float, church/business van, bus, truck, other exhibits or take a 20 minute walk during lunch in the parade, please contact Rev. Ronnie Collins at (423) 956-0675 or email: