MLK 2020
Talks | Community
The 34th Annual Brooklyn Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Peter Jay Sharp Building
BAM Howard Gilman Opera House
Jan 20, 2020
  • 10:30AM
 
Free This is a sign-language-interpreted event. For more information contact us at info@BAM.org or 718.636.4100.

BAM welcomes all members of the community for this beloved annual celebration in honor of iconic civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., featuring keynote speaker Nikole Hannah-Jones.

Keynote speaker: Nikole Hannah-Jones
Musical performers: Son Little, Brooklyn Interdenominational Choir

New York City’s largest public celebration in honor of iconic civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., returns to BAM for the 34th year. BAM welcomes all members of the community for this beloved annual tradition, which brings together world-renowned activists, public figures, and civic leaders alongside musicians and other performers.

Join us in paying tribute to King’s legacy—this year featuring keynote speaker Nikole Hannah-Jones and musical guests Son Little and the Brooklyn Interdenominational Choir—to help keep his message of equality, peace, and hope alive.

This full day of free events also includes a screening and an art exhibition (details to be announced), and the weekend prior we host free live music performances at BAMcafé (lineup to be announced).

This is a free event and cannot be added to a subscription package.