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Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Celebration

Saturday, January 16, 2021 / 10 AM - 4 PM / Historic Downtown Kissimmee

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A Celebration of Unity

Celebrate diversity, unity, and community at the City of Kissimmee Martin Luther King Jr Unity Celebration! This energetic parade and festival features live performances from Gospel, R&B, and Soul artists, as well as food trucks, craft vendors, the Kids Zone, and a unity parade through Historic Downtown Kissimmee.

Unity Parade

The festivities begin with our annual Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Parade at 10 am. This community parade which travels through the heart of Historic Downtown Kissimmee celebrates the unity within our City. Enjoy creative parade floats from groups and organizations within our community or join the parade yourself and be a part of this special and exciting day. The parade route will run along Broadway, Dakin Avenue, and Lakeview Drive and we recommend that you arrive 30 minutes early.


The Martin Luther King Jr Unity Celebration is one of our must energetic festivals. The gospel, R&B, and Soul performances fill the air with excitement and passion and reverberates through Kissimmee Lakefront Park. While you’re there, food truck and craft vendors will have plenty of options for you to try and kids will love the Kids Zone.

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MLK Unity Parade downtown Kissimmee


WHO: 3,000+ ⎮ Fun & family-oriented

PARADE: Historic Downtown Kissimmee (Broadway) | 10 am

WHEN: Saturday, January 16, 2021 ⎮ 10 AM – 4 PM 

COST: Admission is free

Frequently Asked Questions

Where should I park?
What is the parade route?
How can I become a vendor?
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How can I nominate someone to be the Grand Marshal?
How can I participate in the art contest or writing contest?