Free Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Maryland

Free Martin Luther King Jr. Day Events in Maryland

FREE MLK Day Events You Can Still Attend

Whether a parade, community service or special event, Martin Luther King’s legacy lives on and many families can participate in honoring his work for Civil Rights. Attend one of these free events happening in the Maryland.


Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade
Jan 16, 12pm-2pm
17th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade hosted by The Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts. The parade begins at the intersection of Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and Eutaw Street, proceeds south on Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and disbands at Baltimore Street.

Montgomery County

Rockville’s 45th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration
Jan 16, 10am
Richard Montgomery High School
Various performances, speakers, art displays and the winner of the Martin Luther King Jr. Youth Award will be announced.

MLK Day of Service Volunteer
Jan 14-16
Montgomery County Parks
Park and stream cleanup across Montgomery Parks. Visit the site for a complete listing of opportunities.

Prince Georges County

3rd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Parade
Jan 16
City of Annapolis Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Day Parade presents “History in the Making.” lead by United States Naval Academy Marching Band and the Annapolis Police and Fire Honor Guards. The parade will begin in the City’s Downtown area, beginning on Amos Garrett Boulevard, ending at the Market House.

Calvert County

MLK days 2017
Annemarie Sculpture and Garden
Jan 14-16, 11am – 4pm
Take part in community engagement activities and explore the galleries. Some activities include: What do you stand for?, A tent of many colors and Words to live by.