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University Boulevard and Stadium Dr, College Park, Maryland 20742
Join us for the 27th Annual The City of College Park, MD Tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Saturday, January 13. 2018 from 4:00 -6:00 p.m. at The Clarice located on the University of Maryland campus. This inspirational and educational event is free and for all ages.
The City's annual event honors Dr. King's legacy through a keynote address, performances, art and a City proclamation. Every year a new theme is selected, showcasing how his work still impacts our community and our country and what we can do to continue his efforts in our current era.
This year's theme is «We Live Together or Perish» presented by the 2018 Keynote Speaker Jennifer B. Jones. Ms. Jones is a business strategist, legislative advocate, writer and speaker.
Artwork and performances from local groups, schools and community organizations are a prominent feature of the Tribute event. This year, Friends Community School, the Talent Group for Children, B'hai Chorale, SGI Chorus, and more will be performing during the event. Stay after the event for a brief reception and an opportunity to meet and talk to the performers.
Free event parking is available nearby in University Lots 1b and Z all day on Saturdays (excluding home football games). These lots are about a 2-5 minute walk to the venue. There are also paid parking options in the Stadium Drive Garage as well.