MLK JR. DAY

Monday, January 16, 2023


Theme: Why We Can't Wait


Community Breakfast | 8:00 - 10:00 AM

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church (220 Ruby Street) 

  • Sponsored by D.I.S.C.- Developing Interracial & Social Change 

Unity March | 10:00 AM

MLK Jr Monument (200 Ruby Street) to Mizner Park Amphitheater (590 Plaza Real)

  • Featuring Boca Raton Community High School Band & Color Guard & the FAU Jazz Ensemble
  • Trolley service available for those requiring assistance.

Ceremony | 10:30 AM

Mizner Park Amphitheater (590 Plaza Real)

  • Keynote Address Speaker: Patrick Franklin, CEO/President Urban League of Palm Beach
  • Mayoral Proclamation
  • Community Leader speeches
  • Humanitarian Award Presentation

FREE Unity Celebration | 12:00 - 3:00 PM

Mizner Park Amphitheater (590 Plaza Real)

  • Amusement rides, activities, crafts, DJ, games.
  • Photo booth, drumming circle
  • Community booths, service projects
  • Food and drinks available for purchase.

FREE ADMISSION TO BOCA RATON MUSEUM OF ART

The Boca Raton Museum of Art will be open with free admission during the City of Boca Raton MLK Jr. Day event, highlighting their exhibit “Reginald Cunningham: Black Pearls”photographs of the residents of Pearl City.

Dr. Martin Luther King Junior memorial in Boca Raton