7:30 am Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade
900 N Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Clearwater, FL
The NAACP Clearwater/Upper Pinellas County Branch and the City of Clearwater invite the public to the 30th annual celebration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day which includes a Leadership Breakfast, 9:45 a.m. march and 11 a.m. rally at Coachman Park, 301 Drew St., Clearwater. $4 for breakfast.
11am – 12pm MLK Drum Major for Justice National Parade St. Petersburg FL http://www.mlknationalparade.org
Parade Route: Begins at Dr. MLK St. & 3rd Ave. S. Proceeds north to Central Ave. Turns east & proceeds to Bayshore Drive Turns north and proceeds to 5th Ave. N. Turns east & proceeds to the Vinoy Park and ends at Vinoy Park.
The parade honoring the life and dream of Martin Luther King, Jr. includes marching units, bands, vans and more..
12 Noon Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade Tampa, FL
Starts in Ybor City at 15th Street and MLK Boulevard
Includes civic walking units, marching bands and numerous floats.
7 pm Dream of Jazz Morean Arts Center 719 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, FLMusical salute to Martin Luther King Jr. features a performance by guitarist Nate Najar and bassist John Lamb.$20, $15 members.***One of my favorites took place today-Battle of the Bands and Drum Line Extravaganza: 4 p.m. Sunday at Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg. Elementary schools through college compete. Plan on attending it next year.