The Time for Justice
"Peace is not merely the absence of...war, but it is the presence of...justice"
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - March 18, 1956
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrations
January 13 - 20, 2020
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"Everyone can be great...because anyone can serve." - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., August 28, 1963.
2020 King & Faith Lectures
The 2020 King & Faith Lectures is an annual lecture series that presents contemporary contemplation of Dr. King, his message, and his legacy.
Free Museums at MLK2020
Experience a new connection at area museums.
Find the many youth events at MLK2020
"The function of education...is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically... Intelligence plus character — that is the goal of true education." - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., 1948 Morehouse College
MLK Labor & Community Breakfast
Martin Luther King, Jr. Labor & Community Breakfast annually honors the legacy of labor and community working together in the struggle for civil rights.
New MLK Kick-off Conversation
A new program in partnership with the Commonwealth Club of California
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MLK2020 Celebration Program
The marquee event of the celebration day included a feature of performances and three interviews with political, faith, and corporate leaders that brought our theme to life in honor of the life of Dr. King.
MLK2020 Exhibitor and Vendor Applications Now Available
MLK Health & Wellness Festival
The MLK2020 Health and Wellness Festival gathers the region’s health providers for a one-day event of free services and exciting activities during the MLK celebration.
THE BLACK & BROWN COMIX ARTS FESTIVAL
EXHIBITOR APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN
MLK2020 Music Festival
The Funky Divas, featuring Dawn Robinson and Maxine Jones (formerly of En Vogue) headline the tenth annual MLK Music Festival on the Esplanade Stage at Yerba Buena Gardens. Watch So You Think You Can Dance winner Kida The Great tear up the stage, and hear RyanNicole, Lidah, and Andrezia bring the bring the groove to MLK. The MLK2020 Music Festival is a partnership with Yerba Buena Gardens Festival, media personality Gerry Dove and the cast from his hit TV show, I Remember that Song, hosts the afternoons music.
MLK2020 Artist Opportunities Available
A limited number of opportunities available...Deadline for applying Nov. 29.
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Helping to realize the promise in every person
Willie B Kennedy Civic Service Award Recipients
See the past recipients of NorcalMLK's Willie B Kennedy Award