2013 MLK Holiday Parade and Celebration

January 21, 2013 - January 21, 2013
Road Closures 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. / Parade starts at 10 a.m.
The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office will be assisting with traffic during this event. All traffic will be detoured around the parade area.

The parade will assemble at Jefferson Street and Water Street between 8 a.m.-9:45 a.m. The parade is scheduled to start at 10 a.m.

Proposed Parade Route/Temporary Road Closures:
  • The parade will go east on Water Street to Independent Drive.
  • The parade will turn left on Newnan Street and proceed one block north to Bay Street.
  • The procession will make a right turn on Bay Street and proceed east to Gator Bowl Way.
  • The parade will end at EverBank Field's Parking Lot "J".
Map of the Staging Areas (provided by the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Foundation, Inc.)