Photo by Dick DeMarsico, World Telegram staff photographer / Source: Library of Congress. New York World-Telegram & Sun Collection.
Here are a couple of parades and events going on today in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.
At 9 a.m. - Parade from the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church to Margaret T. Hance Deck Park.
After the parade at Margaret T. Hance Deck Park, there there will be a re-enactment of the "I Have a Dream" speech.
A great speech.
At 11 a.m. - Parade from University Ave. to First Ave.
After the parade a festival will be held at the Mesa Center for the Arts at 12p.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Family Picnic
1pm - 5pm
1820 W. Elliot Rd.
Free Admission to National Parks on MLK Day
Additional information and story: www.myfoxphoenix.com/story/mlk-day-events-in-the-valley