CHARLOTTE – Organizers of the 2019 Atrium Health MLK Holiday Uptown Parade are registering organizations that would like to participate in the Jan. 19 event.
More than 100 community groups, marching bands, and step and drill teams are expected to march. Register by Dec. 7.
Nominations are being accepted for the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Medallion Award, presented annually by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Community Relations Committee. The award is given to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg resident who exemplifies the ideals of Dr. King. Nominees will be accepted until Jan. 7.
Visit www.mlk.charlottenc.gov for details.