Enjoy Family Fun & Get a FREE Book Bag at the Dr. King Back to School Festival
Enjoy Family Fun & Get a FREE Book Bag at the Dr. King Back to School Festival
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Saturday, August 10th, 2013
11:30 am - 6:00 pm

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park

The 19th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Back-to-School Festival is Saturday, August 10 from 11:30am-6pm at King Park, 15th & Vliet.

This year you can enjoy a Gospel Music & Praise Pavilion, a 3 on 3 basketball playoff, hair cut area, arts and crafts workshops, inflatable attractions, youth talent stage, health and fitness area, food and a great family day in the park.

To receive a free backpack loaded with school supplies, parents/guardians and their kids must sign-up between Noon-2pm.  Children from 5K to 17 years old must be present when registered and when the backpacks are distributed beginning at 4pm.

Jammin’ 98.3 is once again a proud sponsor of this event.

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