Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Tribute at the Capitol
Friday, January 15, 2016
What: 31st Annual ceremony and proclamation to celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Holiday in Georgia
When: Jan. 15, 2016,
Where: Georgia State Capitol, North Wing
Who: Lt. Governor Casey Cagle
Xernona Clayton (keynote speech)
Members of the King family
Members of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Advisory Council
Why: To pay tribute to Dr. King, commemorate his commitment to Civil Rights, honor his legacy, and promote his principles.
Media Notes: Photo and interview opportunities available following the event.
Media contact: Jana Wiggins, Director of Marketing & Communications
Georgia Department of Community Affairs