2022 MLK Remembrance Ceremony

2022 MLK Remembrance Ceremony

The MLK Remembrance Ceremony is an annual event hosted by the City of Dallas Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Center honoring King’s life and legacy. This year will mark 54 years since Dr. King’s untimely death. 

This event takes place on Monday, April 4, at 4:45 P.M. This year’s theme is “It Starts With Me.” Special guests include Keynote Speaker, Rev. Dr. Michael W. Waters, Author, Activist, and Pastor of Abundant Life A.M.E. Church; John Carter, Founder of Turner 12; the Alpha Sigma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.; and the James Madison High School JROTC.

Entertainment will be provided by Marcia Jones and Vicky Rone. KFC is sponsoring food for the event.

This is an in-person event which will take place in front of the MLK Statue.

For questions, contact a staff member at 214-670-8418.

Keynote Speaker

Rev. Dr. Michael W. Waters

2022 Bio for Dr. Michael W. Waters


2021 MLK Virtual Remembrance Ceremony

The MLK Remembrance Ceremony is an annual event honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The 2021 MLK Virtual Remembrance Ceremony was online event hosted by the City of Dallas MLK, Jr. Community Center and the Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. 

Pastor Chris Wesley of Antioch Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church was the Keynote Speaker.

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2019 MLK Remembrance Ceremony and Open House

On Thursday, April 4, 2019, the City of Dallas MLK, Jr. Community Center and the Alpha Sigma Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. held its Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance Service & Open House, at 6:00 p.m.

Special guests included Rev. Marcus D. King, Senior Pastor of Disciple Central Community Church, and the James Madison High School JROTC.

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