Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday SB Celebration

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Date(s) - Monday, January 15
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

De La Guerra Plaza


The 2018 theme: “Now is the time to make real the promises of democracy.”

Freedom of speech.
Freedom of worship.
Freedom from want.
Freedom from fear.

Join hosts The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara and your Santa Barbara Community for the following programs:

9:00 – 10:00:  Morning Program at De La Guerra Plaza

Speaker, music, dance, Chumash Elders, elected officials. All are welcome, faith and church congregations, organizations are encouraged to participate

10:00 – 11:00: Unity March from De La Guerra Plaza to Arlington Theater

11:00 – 12:30: Celebration Honoring Martin Luther King Jr. at the Arlington Theater

David Gorospe trio, jazz and popular music in the foyer of the Arlington; Civil rights activist Rev. Richard Lawrence, speaker and elected officials; Chumash blessing; Essay and poetry and winners; EYC Youth Jazz and Gospel Fusion Band, music, praise dance

Volunteers are needed. For more information or to participate, call Janice at (805) 886-1629 or visit The Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara to fill out a volunteer application.