A day-long event in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day will be taking place Monday, Jan. 16, commencing with a rally at the St. Paul Central High School Auditorium at 9:30 a.m. Attendees will then have the opportunity to take part in a half-mile march to Concordia University. The Gangelhoff Center will host the day's main program, which includes music, presentations and speeches followed by an education and cultural fair.
Schedule of Events:
St. Paul Central High School Auditorium
275 N. Lexington Ave., St. Paul, MN 55104
The rally kicks off the day's festivities.
From Central High School to Concordia University.
About 1,500 participants have marched the 1/2 mile every year. Students and organizations can display positive, creative and colorful banners.
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Concordia University Gangelhoff Center
Historical digital presentation, music, dance, spoken-word and poetry performers, awards and various elected officials speaking on the legacy of King.
1 - 3 p.m.
Concordia University Gangelhoff Arena (behind the stage)
Vendor booths will be sharing information with participants.