Free Event

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance March

Monday, January 15, 2018 at St. Paul AME Church

Visitors can join the march for Martin Luther King Jr. in historic downtown St. Augustine to celebrate his memory.

85 Martin Luther King Ave., St. Augustine, FL, 32084
(904) 829-3918
  • The Martin Luther King Jr. Remembrance March celebrates the memory of Dr. King and the great influence he had in the passage of the Civil Rights Act in 1964.

    The procession departs at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018, from St. Paul’s AME Church (85 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave, in Lincolnville), and proceeds to King Street and then to the Plaza de la Constitución, where the commemoration will continue with presentations and speakers until 2:00 p.m. Pastor Willie Daryl Lee will be a featured speaker at the event and the House of Faith choir will sing.

    The annual commemorative breakfast will take place at the Mark W. Lance Armory on San Marco Avenue from 7:30 to 10:00 a.m., and will feature Mr Bryan M. Mahoney, Vice President Grumman Aerospace Systems, as guest speaker. The theme will be "If I can help someone along the way...then my living will not be in vain." Tickets for the breakfast are $30.00 per person. Call (904) 794-5990 or email here for more information on the commemorative breakfast.

    For more information, contact St. Paul's AME Church at (904) 829-3918.

    Admission: The procession and the commemorative event at the Plaza are FREE. The commemorative breakfast is $30.00 (see above).

    When: Monday, January 15, 2018. The march and commemoration will take place from 11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m. The commemorative breakfast will be from 7:30 to 10:00 a.m.

    Where: Procession begins at St. Paul's AME Church at 85 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. in Lincolnville and proceeds to the Plaza de la Constitución on King Street. The Mark Lance Armory is located at 190 San Marco Avenue in St. Augustine.

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