Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. CelebrationName: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. CelebrationDate: January 15, 2018Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM CSTEvent Description:
Online Registration is closed. Limited walk-ins will be available day of the event.
Please join us for the annual "We Have a Dream" breakfast. Enjoy delicious food, listen to a panel of our community's dynamic youth, and get inspired. Tickets are only $10 and include breakfast.7:30am - Doors open7:45 - 8:30am - Breakfast* scrambled eggs, hashbrowns, sausage, fruit, danish, coffee, juice8:30 - 10:00am - Program* Welcome
* Pledge of Allegiance & Presentation of Colors
* Musical Performance
* Poetry Contest Winners: Diversity Council
* Youth Panel Discussion: "Lessons Learned from Dr. King & What They Mean to Me*Closing Remarks - NAACP
10:00 am - Dismissal for post-breakfast march and activities
You can also partake in the post-breakfast march and activities listed below:
10:00 Rally and Instructions for March – North Lobby
10:30 Freedom March through Downtown Rochester
11:30 Return to Civic Center
12:00 Dr. King Program – Civic Theatre Lobby
1:15 Dr. King Birthday Party
A limited number of FREE tickets to this event are available for individuals and organizations. Please contact the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce at (507)288-1122 for more information.
If you are interested in sponsoring seats for Community Members or other sponsorship opportunities for this event, please contact Vice President, Development & Operations, Paul Richardson, or call (507) 424-5663.