MLK, Jr. Holiday Commission

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Luncheon

The Greater Lansing Area Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission is pleased to announce our 32nd annual Luncheon will convene on Monday, January 16th, 2017, 11:00 a.m. at the Lansing Center.

Our theme is: “We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools.” Words spoken by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in St. Louis, Missouri - 1964.

It is our distinct pleasure and sincere honor to welcome Mrs. Myrlie Evers- Williams, the wife of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers, as our Luncheon Keynote Speaker.
MLK Statue

Purchase Ads for the Souvenir Booklet

Advertising space is available within the Luncheon Souvenir Booklet. Please download and fill out the invoice form and submit with checks made payable to Greater Lansing MLK Commission. Also, if you would like to "Go Green," you can submit your information online.

Purchase of Luncheon Tickets

Tickets are $40/ person or $320/ table of 8. Tickets can be purchased as follows:

By Mail

Checks should be made payable to: Greater Lansing MLK Commission. Mail ticket request to our attention at 
P.O. Box 24112
Lansing, Michigan 48909
Phone: 517-483-7637

In Person

East Lansing Hannah Community Center
819 Abbot Road
East Lansing, MI 48823

City of Lansing Treasury and Income Tax Office
124 W Michigan Avenue
1st Floor City Hall
Lansing, MI 48933

Ticket quantities are low, please call 517-483-4121 before visiting the office for tickets.

By Email

Send email requests online. All tickets requested via email will not be distributed until payment is received. Tickets will be available soon. For current updates, please visit our website or you can visit us on Facebook and Twitter too!


MLK, Jr. Holiday Commission welcome sponsors to assist with underwriting service projects that address our communities' most pressing needs such as literacy, youth violence, hunger, mentoring, education and community enrichment. For more information, please download our Legacy Sponsorship Brochure.

For more information, please call: 517-483-7637