PHOTOS: St. Petersburg’s MLK Day Parade
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- Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday of January each year to celebrate his life as a human rights champion.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day was celebrated across the Bay area on Monday.
@BN9: Today’s #MLK Parade in @StPeteFL attracted hundreds to Central Avenue.
Monday’s parade route ran along Central Avenue in Downtown St. Petersburg, concluding at Tropicana Field.
The 2017 MLK Dream Big Celebration also includes a Family Fun Day, education drive hosted by St. Petersburg College, day of service programs, kids’ zone and a live drum line performance.
King was born on January 15, 1929. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is celebrated on the third Monday of January each year to celebrate his life as a human rights champion.