Martin Luther King, Jr. parade, 2011.
SACRAMENTO, CA - Organizers of the 31st annual March to the Dream parade in Sacramento have planned for two groups of marchers which will convene at the Sacramento Convention Center Monday.
One group starts off at the Oak Park Community Center at 3425 Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, progresses along Sutterville Road and Sacramento City College and on to the convention center.
Another group begins at Grant High School. They'll march from South Avenue to Marysville Boulevard, go south on Marysville Blvd. and Del Paso Boulevard and proceed to Northgate Bouelvard. At Northgate the march will proceed up the ramp onto Hwy 160 and then go south on 12th Street to J Streetonto the convention center.
At the convention center there will be a celebration of music, stories, poetry and lessons, say MLK365 organizers.
Expect street closures along the parade routes from 7:30 a.m. to noon.