Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.



Celebrating the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. ~ and Commorating the 50th Anniversary of his Death

Take a Harlem Tour:   Jazz – Gospel – Tasting – or Walking – Tours with Welcome to Harlem

January 8  ~  Remembering MLK at The Interchurch Center

January 11  ~  One Harlem United, William Lynch Jr. Democratic Club Celebrates MLK Day 2018

January 13  ~  Harlem Run MLK Day of Service

January 13  ~  Malcolm X: An Overwhelming Influence on the Black Power Movement! at Teachers College, Columbia University

January 13 ~ King in New York opens at Museum of the City of New York

Sunday, January 14 at Apollo Theater ~ 50 Years After MLK: A Dream Deferred

This is a free event with a ticket required. Free tickets here, and also available at the Apollo Theater box office.


Sunday, January 14 at Kuperberg Presents: Sweet Honey in the Rock – a Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, Queens

January 14  ~  Ruby Sales to Speak at Trinity Church in Honor of MLK Day

January 15  ~  MLK Day Concert Tribute at Manhattan School of Music, Free

January 15 – The 32nd Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at BAM

January 15  ~  Freedom Songs and Stories with Tammy Hall

January 15 at B.B. King Blues Club – Harlem Gospel Choir



January 15  ~  Last Look at Studio Museum, Hands on: Harlem Dreams, Legends and Legacy


January 15  ~  King Day Public Policy Forum @ NAN


 January 15  ~  P.S. 175 Fourth Annual MLK Day Celebration of Service

January 15  ~  MLK Day of Service, NYC Parks: Ferry Point Park Forest Restoration



January 18  ~  ‘Identity’ at Arsenal Gallery during the MLK week of celebration, and presented in time for Black History Month in February

Image credit: Shimoda Donna Emanuel, Goddess 3, mixed media