Vermilion Parish Calendar of Events

2022 Martin Luther King Celebration

Thursday, January 13, 2022 to Monday, January 17, 2022

The events for the Martin Luther King Celebration "The Power of Our CommUNITY Continues to Hold It All Together":


One Night Revival: Thurs., Jan. 13 at 7pm. The Rivial will take place at Ark of the Covenant Church, 210 St. Valarie St.

Celebration Breakfast: Sat., Jan. 15 at 8:30am with breakfast served at 9am. Ark of the Covenant Church, 210 St. Valarie St.

Sunday Church Service Sit-in: Sun., Jan 16, at noon. Service will be held at Lighthouse Missionary Baptist Church located on the corner of MLK and Cuba St.

MLK Stump Service and Celebration: Mon., Jan. 17, Stump Service will be held from 9:30-10am at the cornor of Green and I.J. Joiner Sts. Following the Stump Service, a motorcade to McKinley-Scott Park will begin at 10:30am with the line-up at Greater Pleasant Green Baptist Church. A celebration for Dr. Martin Luther king Jr. will take place at McKinley-Scott Park from 11am-noon.

Location: Various locations

Abbeville, LA 70510
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