The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Parade/March/Rally will be held on Monday, January 17, 2011 at 11 a.m. in downtown Fort Worth.  The event commemorates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and will feature walking units, marching bands, floats, and decorated vehicles.
The parade staging will be on Commerce and Calhoun streets between 12th and 16th streets. Participants will step off at Commerce and 12th Street, head north on Commerce to 9th Street, west on 9th Street to Main, north on Main to 2nd Street, west on 2nd Street to Houston, south on Houston to 13th Street and end at the Fort Worth Convention Center Water Gardens Plaza.

For more information on the parade, please contact Andrea Johnson with the Greater Fort Worth Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Committee, Inc. at 817-657-6519.

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