Looking for a getaway for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday weekend? Look no further; DC is a natural place to spend your holiday weekend, with so many commemorative events taking place all about the city. What better time to pay a visit to the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial on the National Mall in downtown DC?
While you’re here, take in some of the other celebrations of MLK’s life and legacy:
- On January 19, 2013, the MLK Jr. Parade will begin at Martin Luther King Jr. Ave SE and Milwaukee Place SE at 11 a.m.
- On the 20th, check out the performance of “Let Freedom Ring,” to be held at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
- The 21st, will hold the opportunity to give back and give tribute, by participating in a Day of Community Service, with various opportunities about the city.
If you’re looking for a place to rest your head during MLK weekend, we still have a couple of spaces left. If you’re traveling to the city, consider letting the American Guest House be your home away from home.
American Guest House in Washington DC