How to participate

As an annual day of events in which so many participate and support, the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government and University of Kentucky will come together to co-sponsor the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commemoration on Monday, January 19, 2015 at Lexington Center Heritage Hall.

The 2015 Participation Opportunities:

  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Freedom March at 10:00 a.m.

On January 19, 2015 the Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom March departs from downtown Lexington Center Heritage Hall on West Main Street at 10:00 a.m. Line up for the Freedom March begins at 9:00 a.m. in the corridor of Heritage Hall and continues until 10:00 a.m.

If your organization plans to march, please complete and return the form below, to Terry Allen, MLK March Coordinator, by January 12, 2015. Mr. Allen can be reached at the University of Kentucky by calling (859) 257-8927 or for further information about the march.

2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Freedom March – Flyer and Participant Registration Form

  • The Commemorative Program at 11:00 a.m.

The Commemorative Program begins at 11:00am in Lexington Center Heritage Halls East and Center.

The 2015 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Planning Committee highly encourages the community to participate in these scheduled events, and to become involved in activities that commemorate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Please advise the committee, in advance, if special accommodations are necessary for the march or the program.