Heritage Council Sponsored Celebration Events

Thursday, January 11, 2024
6:30pm @ ACC Highland Campus, Building 4000, Room 4.2205

Listen to inspiring young speakers compete by delivering personally written speeches commemorating Dr. King’s ideals and principals by continuing to encourage his legacy of peace and unity.

MLK Youth Legacy Scholarship Awards

Saturday, January 13, 2024
3:00pm @ ACC Eastview Campus

Come help us honor the nominees and winners of a total of $20,500 of scholarships provided by Applied Materials Foundation, Ascension Seton, Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages, Wells Fargo, and Recognize Good!

March Shortened and Festival Postponed Due to Inclement Weather

Due to Extreme Weather Conditions and in interest of protecting the public from extended outdoor exposure, Monday’s march will start at the MLK Statue and end at the Capitol.

The Festival has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 27th from 11am – 3:30pm at Huston-Tillotson University.

Monday, January 15, 2024
UT-Austin MLK Statue, State Capitol, and Huston-Tillotson University

The Annual Community March celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy while uplifting diversity and multi-culturalism in our city. All individuals, families, businesses, and non-profit organizations are invited.

The community festival has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 27th and will feature live music, food trucks, and activities on the grounds of Huston-Tillotson University.