MLK Day Weekend Events
Everyone is welcome to the march, gathering at HHI High at 9:30 on the 21st
Click HERE to download the information flyer.
The Town of Hilton Head is gearing up for their annual Celebration Weekend honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The weekend features a variety of events, from a tribute concert and ball to a worship service and volunteer day.
Check out the full schedule below.
Ecumenical Community Worship Service
-Thursday, Jan. 17 at 7:00 p.m.
-Christ Lutheran Church (829 William Hilton Parkway)
Shabbat at Congregation Beth Yam
-Friday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m.
-4501 Meeting Street
A Special MLK Tribute to the Greats
-Friday, Jan. 19 - Doors at 6:00 p.m. - Show starts at 7:30 p.m.
-Hilton Head Beach & Tennis Resort (40 Folly Field Road)
-Grammy-nominated Alvin Garrett & Billboard charting artist Latrese Bush honor the late great Aretha Franklin & Al Green
-Percentage of proceeds go to Laura Bush’s It’s Better to Give Back Fund which benefits area youth and families
-Tickets: $35 ($40 at door)
Continental Breakfast for Volunteers
-Saturday, Jan. 19 from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.
-Central Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church (161 Mathews Drive)
MLK Community Service - Cemetery Cleanup
-Saturday, Jan. 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
-Spanish Wells Cemetery
Black Excellence Ball
-Saturday, Jan. 19 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
-Pickney Hall Ballroom (Sun City/Bluffton)
-Red carpet event with a buffet, full cash bar, live music and dancing
-Attire: Formal black-tie
-Tickets: $65/person ($75 at door) - Click here to purchase online
-Call 843-290-2984 for more information on tickets
MLK Memorial March
-Monday, Jan. 21 at 10:00 a.m.
-Parade starts and ends at Hilton Head High School’s parking lot
MLK Memorial Program
-Monday, Jan. 21 at 11:00 a.m.
-Hilton Head High School Seahawk Cultural Center
-Hear musical presentations & watch the presentation of the MLK Community Service Award
-Monday, Jan. 21 at 12:30 p.m.
-Hilton Head High School Cafeteria