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The 29th Annual Martin Luther King Day Celebration

Date/Time

Jan 15, 2018
12:00 PM until 08:00 PM

Description

Worldbeat Cultural Center, located in Balboa Park, is celebrating the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr with a family festival including live music, dancing, vegetarian food, an outdoor cultural arts & craft vendors marketplace, and more. This celebration aims at honoring one of the most influential African-American leaders in history, Martin Luther King Jr. Even forty six years after his death, his presence, his messages keep being relevant in the United States of America and all around the world. This is a family event for everyone, those who have grown up with Martin Luther King’s ideas and youngsters who keep conveying his spirit of unity through the years.

 

Live performances will include reggae revival artist Hempress Sativa, Caribbean artist Rob Symeonn, San Diego’s Maka Roots and with a Mexican influence SGT Remo. Also featuring multi-cultural performances and blessings including Native American Blessing, Danza Azteca, West African Dance, Afro-Cuban Percussion and Dance, Middle Eastern Belly Dance, Hip Hop Performance By Junkyard Dance Crew and more!

 

Cost

Free

Location

View map Worldbeat Cultural Center
2100 Park Blvd.
San Diego, CA

Additional Information

Sponsor

Worldbeat Cultural Center

Phone

619.230.1190

Contact name

Berenice Rodriguez

Contact email

publicity@worldbeatcenter.org

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