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8/24-28: MLK Jr. Memorial Dedication Events

A memorial celebrating the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be erected on the National Mall on August 28th.

President Barack Obama will give an address at the Aug. 28 Memorial Dedication.

Below are a full listing of public events:

Wednesday, August 24
Honoring Global Leaders for Peace International Salute Gala
7 to 10 p.m.
National Building Museum

Thursday, August 25
Honoring Past, Present, Future Pioneers Civil Rights Pioneers Luncheon
12 to 2 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

Partners in the Dream
Public Expo
3 p.m. Ribbon Cutting, Expo Open until 8 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

The Message in the Music
Concert of Civil Rights Era Music
8 to 10 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

Friday, August 26
Partners in the Dream Public Expo
9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

Women Who Dare to Dream Luncheon Honoring Women Civil Rights Leaders
12 to 2 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

Saturday, August 27
Partners in the Dream Public Expo
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

Interfaith Prayer Service
10 to 11:30 a.m.
Washington National Cathedral

Dream Keepers Encouraging Future Leaders Youth Symposium
12 to 3 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

The Celebration Dream Gala
7 to 10 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

Sunday, August 28
Dedication
Pre-Dedication Concert: 10 a.m.
Dedication Ceremony: 11 a.m.
Post-Dedication Concert: 2 p.m.
West Potomac Park

Partners in the Dream
Public Expo
2:30 to 6 p.m.
Washington Convention Center

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