The 1000 Mile March The Journey to Justice Continues
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A symbolic half-mile 1,000 Mile March retraces a portion of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic August 1966 march into Marquette Park. A lively rally with celebrities, artists and the Takin' It to the Streets Festival and Summit in Marquette Park, follows with festival attendees getting an opportunity to view the first permanent memorial built to commemorate King. A symbolic half-mile 1,000 Mile March retraces a portion of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s historic August 1966 march into Marquette Park. A lively rally with celebrities, artists and the Takin' It to the Streets Festival and Summit in Marquette Park, follows with festival attendees getting an opportunity to view the first permanent memorial built to commemorate King.