2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Day Parade

The 2016 MLK Day Parade is on January 18th, 2016.  There will be several road closures and NO PARKING areas required to conduct this parade.

Parade Route



  • The area of the map at the left designated as “STAGING AREA” will begin closing at 6:00 a.m. On side streets off of East Broad Street parking will be permitted on ONE side of the street and the other side will be used for parade staging. The area will have signs accordingly.
  • The area on the map to the left designated as DISBAND AREA, will also have NO PARKING ZONES in place and will be signed accordingly.
  • There will be no parking along the parade route (East Broad Street, parts of Price and Oglethorpe, Broughton Street, MLK Blvd from Broughton Street to Henry Street.)
  • The Parade Route will begin closing to traffic at 9:45 a.m. and will reopen in stages as the parade clears. Please note that MLK Blvd will be open Northbound up to Gwinnett Street but traffic must turn east at Gwinnett St (toward Forsyth Park) and will be unable to turn west (toward I-16).



WSAV will be streaming the parade right here starting at 10am.




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