Martin Luther King Day
Monday is Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. In recognition of MLK as an iconic leader in the advancement of Civil Rights, a cornerstone of unity, we’d like to highlight a couple of options for observing this holiday in Madison. Listen to MLK's well known speech "I have a Dream".
- State of Wisconsin 32nd Annual “Tribute and Ceremony” Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
12 Noon, Monday, January 16th
Capitol Rotunda, Madison, WI
Performances by Madison’s Bagpipers, Chicago’s GMAC Mass Choir, Milwaukee’s Latino Arts Strings Program, Madison Youth Choirs, and a Native American Flute Stylist.
- 27th Annual Madison & Dane County King Holiday Observance
6 pm, Monday, January 16th
Overture Center, Capitol Theater
201 State Street
Reverend C.T. Vivian, minister and friend of Martin Luther King, Jr., will be the featured speaker.