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A Day of Unity and Celebration: New Black Wall Street Hosts Vibrant MLK Day Event Alongside City of Stonecrest


Stonecrest, GA – Mark your calendars for a day steeped in history, vibrant community spirit, and the enduring legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. On January 15th, 2024, the New Black Wall Street Market in Stonecrest, Georgia, will host a captivating celebration in partnership with the city to honor MLK Day. This free event promises something for everyone, from enriching educational experiences to electrifying live entertainment, all woven together by a powerful thread of unity and collective purpose.

From 1 PM to 5 PM, the market will transform into a tapestry of celebration. Immerse yourself in the rich expressions of the community through captivating spoken word performances and live music that will fill the air with energy and emotion. Explore the market's vibrant stalls, where local entrepreneurs will showcase their talents through handmade crafts, delectable cuisine, and artistic creations.

The youngest members of the community won't be left out! The first 100 children will receive complimentary food, face painting, and the chance to bounce their worries away in a festive jumpy house. As they laugh and play, they'll be subtly absorbing the spirit of the day, planting seeds of unity and understanding from a young age.

For those seeking deeper reflection, historical tours will delve into the history and significance of the New Black Wall Street Market, a testament to the resilience and entrepreneurial spirit of the Black community. Engage with thought-provoking guest speakers who will share insights and reflections on Dr. King's legacy, reminding us of the ongoing struggle for equality and the collective responsibility we hold in upholding his dreams.

This celebration transcends a mere day of festivities. It's a call to action, an invitation to embrace Dr. King's message of unity and service in our everyday lives. The City of Stonecrest, in partnership with the New Black Wall Street Market, is creating a space where diverse communities can come together, celebrate shared values, and forge connections that extend far beyond the event itself.

So, grab your family, friends, and a spirit of open hearts and minds. Head down to the New Black Wall Street Market on January 15th and be a part of this electrifying celebration. Let's honor Dr. King's legacy by learning from the past, embracing the present, and actively shaping a future filled with inclusivity, progress, and shared prosperity. This is an event not to be missed. See you there!


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