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15th Annual Dr. Martin King Jr. Celebration Breakfast with keynote Benjamin Jealous

Where:  Palm Beach State College at Lake Worth, 4200 Congress Ave., Lake Worth
When: Jan. 16, 7:30 a.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: 561-868-3111,

The Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts at Florida Atlantic University
Event: “Ain’t I a Woman,” a chamber music theater production

When: Jan. 20, 3 p.m.
Where: Wimberly Library,
777 Glades Road, Boca Raton
Cost:Tickets are $15 for the general public and $10 for students
Contact:  561-297-4189 or


Broward College MLK Event: “Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – A Historical Perspective”

When: Jan. 16, from 9 a.m. to noon
Where: Building 33, Breezeway Willis Holcombe Center,
111 East Las Olas Blvd.,
Fort Lauderdale
Cost: Free/Open to the Public
Contact: 954-201-7377

The 24th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Business Luncheon with keynote speaker, Will Haygood

Where:  Coral Springs Marriott at Heron Bay,
11775 Heron Bay Blvd., Coral Springs
When: Jan. 17, noon
Cost: $40
Contact: or

Keynote Speaker: Isaac Newton Farris, Jr. senior fellow, The Martin Luther King Jr. Center

Where: NSU Museum of Art,
One E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale
When: Jan. 18, 5 p.m.
Cost: Free. RSVP Required.
Contact:  or call -954-262-0227

Broward YMCA Day of Service
When: Jan. 20, 8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Where: Various locations
Cost: Free
Contact: Sloan Robocker,,


33rd Annual MLK Breakfast, sponsored by The Children’s Trust
Where:  Doubletree Hotel,
711 NW 72 Ave., Miami
When: 7:30 a.m., Jan. 16
Cost: By invitation
Contact: 305-261-3800

MLK Business Expo, sponsored by Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust

Where:  Palmetto Bay Village Center, 18001 Old Cutler Rd., Palmetto Bay
When: Jan. 17, 4:30 -8:30 p.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: 786-298-6925

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Breakfast

When: Jan. 17, 8 – 10:30 a.m.
Where:  Modesto Maidique Campus, Graham University Center Ballrooms
Cost: By Invitation or Tickets

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 33rd Annual Holiday Parade
Where:  Start from Homestead Avenue to Southwest 184th Street, head west to Southwest 107th Avenue
When: Jan. 18, 10 a.m.

Opa-Locka 31st Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Walk

Where:  Begin on the corner of 151st Street and 27th Avenue and proceed west to President Barack Obama

(Perviz) Avenue then South to Sherbondy Village
When: Jan. 18, 9 a.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: Office of the City Clerk
305-953-2800 / 2801

Miami-Dade College Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service
Where:  Sgt. Delancey Park,
14450 Boggs Dr. Miami
When: Jan. 18, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Cost: Free

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Chicks ’n Wings battle of the Bands
Where: Southridge Stadium,
11250 SW 192 St.
When: Jan. 18, 1 p.m.
Cost: $10
Contact: 305-253-8189

“Florida City, Love Yourself”
Where: Branches Florida City,
129 SW Fifth Ave., Florida City
When: Jan. 20, 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cost: Free

2nd Annual SoMi Lights MLK Day of Service
Where:  The First United Methodist Church of South Miami,
6565 Red Rd, South Miami.
When: Jan. 20, 9 a.m.-1p.m. 
Cost: Free

5K Run/Fitness Walk around Liberty City

Where:  MLK Jr. Metrorail Station (Northwest 62nd Street and Northwest 27 Avenue)
When: Jan. 20, 8 a.m.
Cost: $20, $10 for youths (14 & under)
Contact: 786-285-7002,

Miami-Dade College Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend of Service
Where:  Homestead Middle School, 650 NW Second Ave., Homestead
When: Jan. 20, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Cost: Free

2014 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Oratorical Contest –Theme: “Community Change-STOP THE VIOLENCE”

Where:  Betty T. Ferguson Recreational Complex Amphitheatre
3000 NW 199th Street, Miami Gardens
When: Jan. 20, 9:30 a.m.
Cost: Free
Contact: Tamilia Mullings,
events specialist,
305-622.8000 ext. 2483