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The Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center
2922 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Dallas, Texas 75215
With approximately 250,000+ parade spectators and participants, the MLK parade is considered one of the largest commemorative events held in the United States. The parade begins at the intersection of Holmes Street and MLK Boulevard; it will proceed down MLK and end at Fair Park.
Participants include elected officials, high school bands and dance teams, car clubs, horses, local businesses and other community organizations.
To march in the parade, please complete and submit the application provided online at dallasmlkcenter.com/mlkcelebration by Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
Parade fees are $75 per entry; multiple vehicles are $10 per additional vehicle. Student organizations including Elementary, Middle/Junior High, and High School bands, cheerleaders, drill teams, and choirs can participate at no charge.
If you are entering a vehicle into the parade, please submit copies of your driver's license and insurance with your application. There is a mandatory safety meeting on Thursday, January 11, 2018 for all parade participants.
For all questions, please contact [email protected]
or call 214-670-8418.