Vermilion Parish Calendar of Events

Dr. Martin Luther King Day Parade and Celebration

Monday, January 20, 2020

Enjoy a day of celebrating the life of Dr. Marting Luther King, Jr. The day begins with a march from Greater Pleasant Green Baptist Church to the corner of IJ Joiner and Green St for a stomp service with guest speaker Pastor Medeate DeRouen, followed by a community parade with local groups and organizations, then a youth program at AA Comeaux Park. The parade begins at 11:30 am at AA Comeaux Park and will roll down State Street then will end at AA Comeaux Park. 2020 Parade Grand Marshalls are Bryan Plowden, community activist, and Jacado Petry, community activist and business owner.

Location: AA Comeaux Park and Pleasant Green Baptist Church
822 I.J. Jonier & AA Comeaux Dr
Abbeville, LA 70510