LIST: Martin Luther King Day celebrations in metro Detroit

Posted at 4:24 PM, Jan 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-16 09:06:01-05

Martin Luther King Day is today and there are many celebrations across metro Detroit in honor of the civil rights leader.

Check out the events below:

  • Day of service in Royal Oak - 7:30 a.m. at Royal Oak High School
  • MLK High School and UAW "Lifting the Veil of Ignorance...Taking it to Higher Ground - 8 a.m. at MLK High School in Detroit
  • Day of service in Troy - 8:30 a.m. at Troy Athens High School
  • 32nd annual Southfield MLK Peace Walk - 9 a.m. at Hope United Methodist Church
  • Celebration of MLK Day in Oak Park - 9 a.m. at Oak Park High School
  • Freedom Walk and Ceremony in Westland - 9 a.m. at City Hall
  • Memorial Bike Ride - 10 a.m. at McGregor Memorial Conference Center at Wayne State
  • Eastern Michigan University's MLK Celebration - 11:30 a.m. at Student Center Ballroom
  • 14th annual Detroit Rally & March - 12 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church
  • MLK unity march in Dearborn - 2 p.m. at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center
  • Celebration of MLK's life in Canton - 6:30 p.m. at The Village Theater at Cherry Hill
  • Novi High School's Unity in the community - 7 p.m. at Novi High School