Actors Danny Glover and Quinton Aaron will join the local NAACP chapter for Monday’s march and program.
The free event gets under way at 11 a.m. The march starts at Autzen Stadium and ends at the Shedd Institute.
The city of Springfield will also be hosting its annual MLK Day March and Celebration Monday.
The march kicks off at the Springfield Justice Center at 1:30 p.m. and will end at Springfield High School.
A student art showcase will follow the march with live music and a few keynote speakers.