Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration

Event MLK Day


The 32nd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., birthday celebration will take place Monday, January 15, 2018, at 9 a.m. at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center, 800 Hobson Way. The theme is “We Must Lift Our Voices, Reclaim Our Time and Win With Unity” Beginning with a Freedom March from Plaza Park at Fifth and “C” Street. The march will begin at 8:00 a.m. and proceed to the Oxnard Performing Arts Center. Transportation will be available to Plaza Park from the Performing Arts Center parking lot for the march. The program will begin at 9 a.m. and will feature youth speakers, scripture readings, musical selections, and keynote speaker Dr. Gaye Theresa Johnson, President of the Board of Central Coast Alliance for a Sustainable Economy. Tickets for the program are $7 and are available from MLK committee members or at www.mlkventuracounty.com.