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Register for the 2016 MLK Grand Parade Events below:

12th Annual MLK Youth Parade-Houston

Date: January 13, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM
Check-In Time: 10:00 AM
Check-In Point: Near Houston Community College Central Campus
Parade Route: Originate In Mid-Town @ San Jacinto St. & Elgin N/B On San Jacinto St To Webster St
Length Of Parade Route: 0.7 Mi
Duration Of Parade: 1.5 Hrs


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The 12th Annual MLK Day Youth Parade is expected to attract more than 200,000 Spectators, while hundreds of thousands more will view the parade on television. The Parade will feature participants from across the U.S. and will be co-lead by The Stephen F. Austin High School Marching Band-Houston, Texas and the Huntington High School Marching Band-Shreveport, LA. Additionally, there will be 10 Exquisite floats /20 Marching Bands / 100+ Performing Groups / Various Dignitaries & Community Organizations. More Info...

 

17th Annual MLK Battle Of The Bands Competition

Date: January 14, 2018
Time: 4:00PM-8:00PM
Venue: W.W. Thorne Stadium
Location: 1865 Aldine Bender Rd, Houston, TX 77032
Check-In Time: NLT 2:00PM (Participants Only)
Check-Point: TBD

This Event will feature 20 Nationally Acclaimed High School Marching Bands from Around The Country, and will have performances by the Ortiz Middle School and Stevenson Middle School in Exhibition. More Info...

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The 24th Annual MLK Grande Parade

Date: January 15, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Check-In Time: 8:00 AM
Check-In Point: Near Houston Community College Central Campus
Parade Route: Originate In Mid-Town @ San Jacinto St & Elgin Street N/B On San Jacinto To Webster St
Length of Parade Route: 1.0 Mi
Duration of Parade: 2.0 Hrs

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The 24th Annual MLK Grande Parade is expected to attract 300, 000 Spectators with Hundreds of Thousands more will view The Parade on TV.  Thep arade will be co-lead by the University of Houston Marching Band and the PVAMU Marching Band and will consists of :

- 15 Professionally designed floats

- 30 marching bands

- 150+ Performing Groups

- Various Dignitaries & Community Organizations

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2017 Grand Marshals, Honorees and those in recognition for their commitment in excellence to Community Service

12th Annual MLK Youth Parade

Date: January 13, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Midtown Houston
Place: Parade Originates On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street

Register Now!

17th Annual MLK Battle of the Bands Competition

Date: January 14, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: W.W. Thorne Stadium
Check-In Time: NLT 2:00PM (Participants Only)

Check-In Point: TBD

Register Now!

24th Annual MLK Grande Parade

Date: January 15, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Midtown Houston

Place: Parade Originates On San Jacinto Street & Elgin Street

 

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