2nd Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade is Saturday

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Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Huntsville, last year.

Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Huntsville, last year.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Local members of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated will host Huntsville’s Martin Luther King Jr. Parade once again this year.

The celebration begins at 11 a.m. and is expected to wrap up by 1 p.m.

The parade will leave from parking Lot K on the corner of Woodson St NW and Holmes Ave NW.  The route will then take a left on Monroe St, right on Jefferson St, and then left and back down Clinton Avenue, back to the staging area. A map of the route is included below.

If you’re driving in the downtown area Saturday, Huntsville Police ask you to be patient, as there may be several detours and delays. Officers will be positioned throughout the parade route to ensure the safety of everyone participating in the event.

This is the second year Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. has organized the Martin Luther King Jr. Parade here in Huntsville.

This is the route for the 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Huntsville, Ala.

This is the route for the 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Huntsville, Ala.

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