Oklahoma City has the 3rd largest Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in the United States. The Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Coalition has been organizing that and related events for 40 years and has made it into not only one of largest, but the most diverse in the country. We are extremely proud of our record and look forward to many more years of service to our community.
We welcome all citizens and organizations to join us in honoring Dr. King and in keeping his dream alive in Oklahoma City.



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"Everyone can be great, because everyone can serve

Martin Luther King, Jr


Upcoming Events

  • Student Essay and Poster Contest
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
  • MLK Jr. Holiday Parade  2022 "RESILIENT AND RELENTLESS"
    Jan 17, 2:00 PM CST
    Downtown OKC, 600 N Walker Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, USA
  • Holiday Program
    Mon, Jan 17
    St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral
    Jan 17, 12:15 PM CST – Jan 18, 12:15 PM CST
    St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral, 127 NW 7th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, USA
  • Bell Ringing
    Mon, Jan 17
    Oklahoma History Center
    Jan 17, 11:00 AM
    Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, USA
  • Opening Ceremony and Silent March
    Mon, Jan 17
    Freedom Center to OK History Center
    Jan 17, 9:45 AM CST
    Freedom Center to OK History Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    The silent march is held in the style of the early civil rights movement marches.
  • Job Fair
    Mon, Jan 17
    Douglass High School
    Jan 17, 9:00 AM CST – Jan 18, 9:00 AM CST
    Douglass High School, 900 N Martin Luther King Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73117, USA


Post Office Box 53084 Oklshoma City, OK 73152

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