This year is the 32nd Annual MLK Celebration put on by the Governor’s Council. The theme this year is, “Life’s most persistent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?'”
Governor Dayton will host his final Martin Luther King Day, Jr. Day Celebration and he hopes to make his last MLK even special and impactful for the community. The celebration will consist of a youth rally, musical acts, an awards ceremony honoring Minnesotans who are making a difference for all of us, and a celebratory program featuring amazing speakers. This year organizers anticipate that the celebration will draw more than one thousand people in attendance.
9-10 am, Youth rally at the Minnesota State Capitol, 75 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, St. Paul
10 am — 12 pm: A musical celebration featuring Stokley Williams and Maria Isa. Governor Mark Dayton, St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter III and Rep. Ilhan Omar will be the featured speakers.
This event is free and open to the public, but seating is limited. Please RSVP. For more information, go to www.facebook.com/events/1783504701673952