Most 2022 Montgomery MLK celebration events postponed

Published: Jan. 10, 2022 at 11:40 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 17, 2022 at 7:15 AM CST
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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Most of 2022′s Montgomery Martin Luther King Celebration plans have been postponed, according to organizers, due to the latest pandemic surge.

However, the Martin Luther King Day parade and Capitol Steps program will go on as planned on Jan. 17.

The other events, which were slated to run from Jan. 12-17, will take place in February. New dates have not yet been set.

The civil rights leader, who was assassinated in 1968, would have turned 93 on Jan. 15.

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