Indiana Holiday Celebration

Indianapolis—The Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC) and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Commission will host the State of Indiana’s 26th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Celebration on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Indiana Statehouse.

This years program will include a keynote performance about Dr. King, the presentation of the winner of the annual Art, Writing, and Multimedia Contest for Indiana high school students, and addresses by Governor-elect Eric Holcomb (pending), and Indiana Civil Rights Commission Executive Director Rick Hite.

The program, which is open to the public for no charge, begins at 12:30 pm and is expected to bring together more than 500 students, state employees, local and state government officials, human rights agencies and Indiana residents from across the state to celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.