MLK Day events in the Mid-South

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Published: Jan. 17, 2022 at 7:25 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 17, 2022 at 9:48 AM CST
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Here’s a list of events happening in the Mid-South in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

  • National Civil Rights Museum King Day 2022 | 8 a.m.-6 p.m. | free admission
  • Southern Christian Leadership Conference | Greater Mt. Moriah Baptist Church 1098 South Wellington | noon
  • MLK Day of Service | Firehouse Community Arts Center located at 985 S. Bellevue Blvd. | 11 a.m.
    • Community clean-up
  • Race for Reconciliation | Autozone Park | noon
    • Event includes a 5K run and 1-mile fun walk
    • To buy packs of discounted event tickets for staff, students, church or civic groups, email Rates for group registrations for parties of 50, 100 and 150 are $35 per person.
  • Memphis Grizzlies 20th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Game | FedExForum | tipoff at 2:30 p.m.
  • Care Like King: An MLK Health and Wellness Bash | Baptist Women’s Health Center 50 N. Humphreys Blvd. Suite 17 | 2-4 p.m.
    • Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines and flu shots are available to adults and children 5-17.
    • Booster shots available to adults and children 12+
    • Schedule appointments HERE

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