Visitors are invited to enjoy the City's annual Juneteenth event, a fun-filled family festival from 12:00PM to 5:00PM on Thursday, June 19, 2014, at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center, which is located at 2922 MLK Jr. Blvd. This free event will feature vendors, games, food, live music from local artists, and a live radio broadcast.
Businesses who are interested in securing a booth at the event should contact LaRhonda Bacon at (214) 670-8419. For more information please call (214) 670-8418 or log on to www.mlkcelebrationdallas.org.
The Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center Board and staff host the annual event. This year's sponsors include: TXU Energy, Dallas Weekly, The Dallas Examiner, The Dallas Morning News, K104 FM, KRNB, and Warning Radio, Capital One Bank, Wells Fargo Bank, Reliant Energy, and Starbucks.
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The newly established MLK, Jr. Community Center- Dallas Museum houses a collection of speeches, books, spoken word, art, and artifacts relevant to the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This is an effort to inspire people to discover and reconnect with the power of the Civil Rights Movement in America.
The museum is open Tuesday- Friday, and closed on Mondays. For guided tours, please call (214) 670-8418.
“Life's most persistent and urgent question is,
'What are you doing for others?”
― Martin Luther King Jr.