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January 2019

I Have a Dream WonderWeek at Children’s Museum of Houston

Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday that begins at 2019-01-17 10:00 am and lasts 0 day(s) and 8 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-17 6:00,
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Children’s Museum of Houston,
1500 Binz St.
Houston, TX 77004 United States
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Bring your kids to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. for a week of celebrations. Take some time to help the kids think of their own dreams as well. Special events and activities will continue into next week. Admission Included with general admission to the museum. Click here for more information.    

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Free

23rd Annual Foley Gardere MLK Jr. Oratory Competition at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church

Friday, January 18, 2019 | 10:00 am
Antioch Missionary Baptist Church,
500 Clay St
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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Cheer on talented students as they compete in the 23rd Annual Foley Gardere MLK Jr. Oratory Competition, which challenges participants to present a short speech in response to the question, “What would Dr. King say to the children of today’s world?”. Admission Free to attend. Click here for more information.

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Free

MLK Youth Parade in Midtown Houston 

Saturday, January 19, 2019 | 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
HCC Central Campus,
1300 Holman St
Houston , TX 77004 United States
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Head to Midtown to march in – or watch – the 13th Annual MLK Youth Parade featuring 10 parade floats and 20 marching bands. The parade will take place near the HCC Central Campus. Admission Free to attend. Click here for more information.  

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I Have a Dream WonderWeek at Children’s Museum of Houston

Sunday, January 20, 2019 | 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday that begins at 2019-01-20 10:00 am and lasts 0 day(s) and 8 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-20 8:00,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2019-01-20 12:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 6 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-20 6:00
Children’s Museum of Houston,
1500 Binz St.
Houston, TX 77004 United States
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Bring your kids to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. for a week of celebrations. Take some time to help the kids think of their own dreams as well. Special events and activities will continue into next week. Admission Included with general admission to the museum. Click here for more information.    

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Free

MLK Battle of the Bands Competition at W.W. Thorne Stadium

Sunday, January 20, 2019 | 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
W.W. Thorne Stadium,
1865 Aldine Bender Rd
Houston , TX 77032 United States
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The 18th Annual MLK Battle of the Bands will feature more than 20 nationally acclaimed marching bands from across the country, including the best high school marching bands from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas. Admission Free to attend. Click here for more information.

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$50

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Breakfast at George R. Brown Convention Center

Monday, January 21, 2019 | 8:00 am
George R. Brown Convention Center,
1001 Avenida De Las Americas
Houston, TX 77010 United States
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The North Houston Frontiers Club hosts its 31st annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Breakfast at the George R Brown Convention Center. Admission Tickets are $50. Click here for more information.    

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Free

25th Annual MLK Grande Parade in Midtown

Monday, January 21, 2019 | 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
HCC Central Campus,
1300 Holman St
Houston , TX 77004 United States
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Watch over 30 marching bands and 15 parade floats at the 25th Annual MLK Parade in Midtown near the HCC Central Campus. This year's theme will be, "It Takes a Village." Admission Free to attend. Click here for more information.  

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Free

41st Annual Original MLK Day Parade & Celebration at Hermann Square

Monday, January 21, 2019 | 10:00 am
Hermann Square Park,
900 Smith Street
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as The Black Heritage Society Organization presents the 41st Original MLK Day Parade in Downtown. The event was originally scheduled to take place by Minute Maid Park, but was relocated to Hermann Square by City Hall. Admission Free to attend. Click here for more information.

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Free

MLK Day Audio Installation at Rothko Chapel

Monday, January 21, 2019 | 11:00 am
Rothko Chapel,
1409 Sul Ross St
Houston, TX 77006 United States
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Listen to various speeches that MLK gave throughout his life with this interactive installation at Rothko Chapel. Admission Free to attend. Click here for more information.

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$5

MLK Day at Children’s Museum of Houston

Monday, January 21, 2019 | 10:00 pm
Children’s Museum of Houston,
1500 Binz St.
Houston, TX 77004 United States
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Listen to uplifting words by Gardere’s oratory speech winner, march down Kid’s Hall in celebration of civil rights, hear the “I Have a Dream” speech and more at the Children’s Museum’s MLK Day Celebration. Admission Tickets are $5. Click here for more information.

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I Have a Dream WonderWeek at Children’s Museum of Houston

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 | 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday that begins at 2019-01-22 10:00 am and lasts 0 day(s) and 8 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-22 6:00,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2019-01-22 12:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 6 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-22 4:00
Children’s Museum of Houston,
1500 Binz St.
Houston, TX 77004 United States
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Bring your kids to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. for a week of celebrations. Take some time to help the kids think of their own dreams as well. Special events and activities will continue into next week. Admission Included with general admission to the museum. Click here for more information.    

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I Have a Dream WonderWeek at Children’s Museum of Houston

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 | 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
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An event every 1 week(s) on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday that begins at 2019-01-23 10:00 am and lasts 0 day(s) and 8 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-23 6:00,
and An event every 1 week(s) on Sunday that begins at 2019-01-23 12:00 pm and lasts 0 day(s) and 6 hour(s), the last of which will begin on 2019-01-23 4:00
Children’s Museum of Houston,
1500 Binz St.
Houston, TX 77004 United States
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Bring your kids to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. for a week of celebrations. Take some time to help the kids think of their own dreams as well. Special events and activities will continue into next week. Admission Included with general admission to the museum. Click here for more information.    

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