January 13 -16, 2017. Advancing The Dream.
“Everybody can be great… Because anybody can serve.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

2015 Five-Day Celebration Events

Thursday, January 15, 2015

4:00 p.m. – Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening

The Smithsonian Institution’s Changing America Exhibit
A Look Inside The Emancipation Proclamation And March On Washington

The Judith J. Carrier Library, Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, 2100 Southeast Parkway
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Friday, January 16, 2015

6:30 p.m. – The MLK Advancing The Dream Awards Banquet

Awards, Scholarship Presentations, Entertainment And More!
Featuring Senator Royce West, Keynote Speaker
Celebrity Emcee – Elizabeth Dinh, KTVT & KTXA News Reporter

Bluebonnet Ballroom, UT Arlington
E. H. Hereford University Center, 300 W. First St.
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Tickets $45 – www.utatickets.com

Saturday, January 17, 2015

11:00 a.m. – MLK Step Show Competition

Featuring Elementary, Junior High And High School Teams

Bowie High School Auditorium, 2101 Highbank Drive
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$10 Admission At Door – $5 Admission For Elementary Students And All Children Under Age 5. Limited number of $5 pre-sale tickets available at the AISD Administration Building, 1203 W. Pioneer Parkway

3:30 p.m. – MLK Multicultural Festival

Free Admission! Join Us As We Celebrate The Life And Legacy Of Dr. King
Through Music, Food And Dance Performances.

Tarrant County College Southeast Campus, 2100 Southeast Parkway
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7:30 p.m. – An Evening Of Spoken Word

$1,000 Cash Prize To Winning Poet!

UT Arlington Bluebonnet Ballroom, 300 W. First St.
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$15 Admission – www.utatickets.com

Sunday, January 18, 2015

6:00 p.m. – MLK Hubert Moss Ecumenical Service

Rev. Robert White, Pastor – Cornerstone North Baptist Church, Speaker

Cornerstone Baptist Church, 5415 Matlock Road
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Holiday Reception Immediately Follows Service

Monday, January 19, 2015

9:00 a.m. – MLK Day Of Service

Make It A Day On, Not A Day Off.
Volunteers will meet at the UT Arlington

Maverick Activity Center, 500 Nedderman Drive, For Assignments.
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The first 150 volunteers will receive a free Arlington MLK commemorative T-shirt!

6:30 p.m. – MLK Youth Musical Extravaganza

Free Admission! Featuring A 500-voice Elementary Choir, Soloists, First Place
Step Team Winners And More!

Metro Center – Fielder Road Baptist Church, 1323 W. Pioneer Parkway
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