The 33rd Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Celebration

Event MLK 2019

The 33rd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., birthday celebration will take place Monday, January 21, 2019, at 9 a.m. at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center, 800 Hobson Way. The theme is “Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly… Injustice anywhere is a threat to Justice everywhere.” 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 will be Falilah “Aisha” Bilal, who serves as a senior trainer with The National Black Women’s Justice Institute. Tickets for the program are $7 and are available from MLK committee members or at mlkventuracounty.com.