2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Festival in South LA
Date: Monday, January 20, 2020
Time: 11 AM – 5 PM
Location: Historic Leimert Park Village(Leimert Park Village Plaza, People St.)
4337 Degnan Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90008
Description: The MLK Freedom Festival celebrates the legacy of Dr. King with music art and activism. This year’s event is especially important. with local state and national elections on the line as well as the 2020 US Census, we need our community to get organized and work together. This year’s theme, The Future is Now, inspires us to take action and reminds us that we all have the power and the responsibility to shape our country and our neighborhoods starting today. In addition to food, music, and vendors, the festival will also help residents learn more about important issues affecting our communities. The empowerment tent will share information on the upcoming US Census and the importance of an accurate count as well as opportunities for jobs and community activism. There’s no better way to celebrate the legacy of MLK in South LA.