Dr. Martin Luther King Jr holiday events

  • Updated: January 19, 2014 - 7:54 PM

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Both Minneapolis and St. Paul will host events honoring King.


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast

• 7 a.m.

• Minneapolis Convention Center

• Keynote speaker: Donna Brazile

• Watch the event live on Twin Cities Public Television (tpt2) at 8 a.m. or stream it online at TPT.org.


State of Minnesota Celebration

•10:15 a.m., march from Cathedral of St. Paul, 239 Selby Av., to the ­Minnesota History Center, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd., in St. Paul.

•11 a.m. Remarks by Gov. Mark Dayton and a keynote address by U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison. Josie Johnson, a local civil rights activist, will be honored.


To see what is open and closed on Monday, go to Page A11.

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