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  • MLK Soul Concert Series

    Sep 21st, 2018
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    National Civil Rights Museum Founders Park
    From the sweet sounds of soul to chilled-out beats and local bands, the museum is the place for family fun this fall. The FREE concerts are held each Friday in September and include MLK speeches, spoken word, comedy and food trucks.
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  • MLK Soul Concert Series

    Sep 28th, 2018
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    National Civil Rights Museum Founders Park
    From the sweet sounds of soul to chilled-out beats and local bands, the museum is the place for family fun this fall. The FREE concerts are held each Friday in September and include MLK speeches, spoken word, comedy and food trucks.
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  • Unite Memphis Martin 50 (Commemorative Celebration)

    Sep 29th, 2018
    11:00am - 2:00pm
    Mud Island Amphitheater

    Free Admission! Unite Memphis Martin 50 (Commemorative Celebration) is a series of multiethnic events to unite Shelby County in compassion. There will be singing, dancing, games, music, spoken word, preached word, reconciliation, healing, and compassion. Help us Commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Register to participate at: HTTP://UNITEMEMPHISMARTIN50.EVENTBRITE.COM For additional questions or concerns please contact us at: MOLCOMPASSION311@GMAIL.COM

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  • Freedom Award Student Forum

    Oct 17th, 2018
    10:00am - 11:30am
    Mississippi Boulevard Christian Church, 70 N. Bellevue, Memphis, TN 38104

    The annual Student Forum is the opening event for the National Civil Rights Museum's Freedom Award celebration. The Forum allows students and members of the Memphis community an opportunity to hear from leaders in the ongoing struggle for civil and human rights.

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  • Freedom Award Pre-Show Gala

    Oct 17th, 2018
    5:30pm - 7:00pm
    Halloran Center for the Performing Arts, 225 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103
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  • Freedom Award Ceremony

    Oct 17th, 2018
    7:30pm - 9:30pm
    Orpheum Theatre, 203 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103

    Since 1991, the Freedom Award has honored distinguished individuals who have made great global and national impact. These men and women are lauded for their work in the struggle for civil and human rights.

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  • MLK 50TH ANNIVERSARY MEMORIAL EVENT

    Apr 1st, 2019
    All-day Event
    1003 South 8th Avenue, Yakima, WA 98902
    4:00 P.M.......Poor Peoples March on Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard to Millenium Plaza where Memorial Service will commence.  6:01 P.M. Tolling of the bells 39 times.  Event will feature speaking and musical tributes to Dr. King and concluding with ending speaker on topic "WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE."   
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