16th Annual Holiday Celebration for Martin Luther King, Jr.
Monday, January 16, 2023, 09:00am - 12:30pm
The 90-minute program will begin at 11 am. Keynote Speaker is Dr. Daina (pronounced Di-Nah) Ramey Berry, who is the Michael Douglas Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts at UCSB.
About the event
WHO: Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara (MLKSB)
WHAT: 16 th Annual Holiday Celebration for Martin Luther King, Jr.
- Monday, January 16, 2023 9am – 12:30pm In-Person
- 9 – 10am @ de la Guerra Plaza program
- 10am Unity March Up State Street
- 11am – 12:30 pm MLKSB Program at Arlington Theatre
WHERE: Plaza de la Guerra, 15 de la Guerra Plaza, Santa Barbara, 93101
Arlington Theatre, 1317 State Street, Santa Barbara, 93101
INFO: Isaac Garrett (805) 729-1143 // E-Mail :
ABOUT: The morning program with its usual line-up of activities will begin at 9:00am at
De La Plaza with an opening prayer, followed by music, school winning Essay/Poetry readings.
Join the beat with the World Dance for Humanity Group at the end of the program to get your
body stimulated for the march up State Street at 10 am to the Arlington Theatre where the 90-
minute program will begin at 11 am. Keynote Speaker is Dr. Daina (pronounced Di-Nah) Ramey
Berry, who is the Michael Douglas Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts at UCSB.
Donate to keep MLK’s legacy alive and help underwrite the events and programs of the MLKSB
Gratitude to MLKSB Major Sponsors: James S. Bower Foundation, Union Bank, First United
Methodist Church, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, The Unitarian Society, University of California -EOP, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.; TVSB, Anti-Defamation League, the giving list, The Arlington Theater, City of Santa Barbara
UCSB Multi Cultural Center, and Healing Justice.
The mission of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara is to foster positive
relationships between many diverse groups in the Santa Barbara community and the surrounding
areas; to sponsor programs and events which exemplify the teachings of Dr. King; and to
observe, and celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday. www.MLKSB.orujg