Every year, the City of Lafayette honors the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a march and an event organized by the Lafayette Youth Advisory Commission (LYAC).
Monday, Jan. 16, 2023
The City of Lafayette’s 18th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. March for Peace event will be held on Jan. 16, 2023.
This year's event is brought to you by LYAC in partnership with Angevine Middle School, and with support from the Lafayette Police Department, Lafayette Public Library, Lafayette Recreation, and CU Engage.
Angevine Middle School, 1150 W. South Boulder Road Meet ahead of the March for a free, family-friendly celebration with a guest performance from the Hazel Miller Band
March for Peace: 11:30am
The City of Lafayette's 18th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. March for Peace begins and ends at the north parking lot at Angevine Middle School.
Following the March for Peace, community members will be met by U.S. Congressman Joe Neguse for concluding remarks. Event t-shirts and reusable bags will be distributed to community members at the onset of the program (while supplies last); light refreshments will also be provided. The event will conclude at approximately 12:30 pm.
Angevine Middle School Student Council - children’s activities
Angevine Middle School AVID 7 – T-shirt table
Centaurus High School Student Council – recycling/composting and March for Peace support
Centaurus IB and NHS – March for Peace support
Peak to Peak Latino Student Union and Asian Student Union – Children’s activities