The Dunbar Heritage Association hosted its 21st Martin Luther King Jr. Walk and Celebration on Monday, where hundreds marched through the streets of San Marcos. Above, the march walks down Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Daily Record photos by Nick Castillo
DHA Martin Luther King Jr. 2023 Schedule of Events
MLK Kids Event | Saturday, January 14, 2023 | 10:30 am-12:30 pm | San Marcos Public Library
MLK Freedom Walk & Celebration | Monday, January 16, 2023
- Wreath-laying & MLK Walk Check-in at 8:45 am | #Resistance DHA MLK T-shirts on sale, $25 each
- Wreath-laying Ceremony | 9:30 am | Crossroads Memorial at the corner of LBJ & MLK streets
- MLK Walk begins 10:00 am | We will walk from the Crossroads down MLK to Endicott, Endicott to San Antonio and end at the Historic Hays County Courthouse
- Program at the Hays County Historic Courthouse 11:00 am (approximately) | 111 E. San Antonio St. San Marcos, TX 78666
- MLK Reception and Exhibit | 12:00 pm | 801 MLK Dr. San Marcos, TX 78666 | Free food provided by Lil’ Lafayette 337, San Marcos Police Department, and snacks by the Center for Diversity and Gender Studies | Rare collectables and history on display.
For Immediate Release
We are proud to honor Dr. King’s legacy and carry on the tradition for 21 years. We invite the San Marcos, Hays County, and surrounding communities to celebrate the federal Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on January 16, 2023 at the LBJ/MLK Crossroads Memorial, The Hays County Courthouse, and the Dunbar Recreation Center.
If you received a text or direct message about MLK day information, it is not from the Dunbar Heritage Association. All information about our plans for the federal holiday can be found on our website https://dhasmtx.com/2022/11/14/21st-annual-dha-martin-luther-king-jr-march-celebration/.
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