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What’s Happening: Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration events

As it gets closer to the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, there are a lot of activities that you can get in on to help celebrate the holiday.

MLK, Jr. Celebration to be biggest ever

To mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. the Southeastern North Carolina Celebration committee has planned the biggest week of events ever for the Cape Fear.

Week-long MLK celebrations end Monday with parade in Wilmington

Southeastern North Carolina's week-long Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration wraps up Monday with the downtown parade.

Hundreds honor Martin Luther King Jr. at annual Wilmington parade

Hundreds gathered today for a parade in Downtown Wilmington to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Junior.

MLK celebrations continue through Tuesday

video The Martin Luther King Jr. celebrations are under across southeastern North Carolina. Over 8 days, several events are taking place throughout Wilmington which started Monday and will continue through next Tuesday.

Crowds line new route for Wilmington’s MLK Day Parade

videoIt was a family affair at this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade. Kids cozied up to mom and dad as marching bands, dancers, and churches made their way through downtown Wilmington to celebrate Dr. King's legacy.

HAPPENING TODAY: Wilmington’s MLK Day Parade honors Dr. King

video Wilmington will honor the legendary civil rights leader's birthday in a big way today, with a parade that kicks off at 11 a.m. at the intersection of Hanover and N. 3rd streets.

FIRST ON 3: MLK Parade changing downtown route

The 2014 MLK Parade is changing routes in January and will use Third and Fourth Streets instead of Front Street, according to organizer Hollis Briggs.

City conducts survey for MLK Parade feedback

video The City of Wilmington is looking for more feedback on the Martin Luther King Day Parade. The city is encouraging interested citizens to give input through an online survey.

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