2021 MLK Day Events in Atlanta
Celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with these activities, events, and service projects planned throughout Atlanta.
This week-long celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and legacy includes a virtual book reading and puppet show, a commemorative service, nonviolence training and more. Jan. 12-18.
Honor MLK with a virtual prayer experience and a parade. Jan. 16-18.
Honor Dr. King’s legacy through service initiatives around Atlanta and nationwide. Jan. 18.
Enjoy free entrance day at National Parks in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Some local sites include Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area and Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site. Jan 18.
Walkers and runners join together for a race with an accompanying drumline. Jan. 18.
Take a unity walk, listen to a celebration program, and volunteer your time or resources in honor of MLK. Jan. 18.
Special virtual programs to honor MLK. Jan. 18.
Explore the life and legacy of MLK with themed activities. Jan. 18.
Presented by the Palefsky Collision Project, this staged reading honors Martin Luther King Jr. and all civil rights activists. Jan. 18.
Brookhaven’s annual MLK Day event and dinner honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Jan. 18.
Check with your local library for storytelling and special events to honor MLK.