City of Charleston kicks off 47th annual MLK celebration Tuesday

City of Charleston kicks off 47th annual MLK celebration Tuesday
Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington, D.C.

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - The city of Charleston will host a celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.'s 90th birthday on Tuesday and kick off the city’s 10-day celebration for him.

The 10-day celebration is considered the largest in the state for the slain civil right’s leader.

It begins at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the city council chambers on the second floor of 80 Broad Street.

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