Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Parade

MLK Day Parade 2020 approved byCM 09.13.19


Saturday, January 18, 2020 Starting at 11:00 a.m. from Historic Town Square North on Dallas Avenue to Lancaster High School.

For more information call 972-218-1300 or Email

The City of Lancaster cordially invites you to participate in the Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade.  The signature event celebrates Dr. King's Legacy of Justice, Peace, and Equality and supports local outreach efforts.  This year's Theme is "LET FREEDOM RING: Remembering and Living the DREAM."  The route will begin at the Lancaster Historic Town Square and travel northbound on Dallas Avenue to the Lancaster High School.  We encourage all to participate.

All participants must register and be approved to participate in the parade. Please click HERE to complete the application. Applications are DUE by January 3, 2020.

Please Email completed applications or mail to 211 N. Henry St., Lancaster, TX 75146.

Entry Fee:  The entry fee is a donation of at least five (5) new toiletry items, socks or undergarments to be brought on the day of the parade.  All donations will benefit The Society of St. Vincent De Paul Community Outreach Center. Equestrian groups will be subject to additional monetary fees.