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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Assorted venues
Southport, NC

(910) 457-5144

January 11 - 18, 2021  Southport typically celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day on the weekend before and the Monday of the holiday. On Sunday, there will be a Memorial March beginning at 3 PM at the Southport Fire Department, 1101 N. Howe St. Following the march, a youth-oriented program, which includes music, poetry, and a celebration of 'Project Do Something, Brunswick County Schools' will be held inside the fire department followed by pizza. At 8 AM on Monday a celebration breakfast will be held in Murrow Hall at Trinity United Methodist Church on Nash Street. This breakfast includes a speaker, and the annual Walter Welsh Award, recognizing the recipient's work in promoting racial harmony, tolerance and understanding, is presented at the breakfast. Breakfast tickets are $12 and can be purchased at most area churches or by calling: 910 457-6040.


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