Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News)- Rochester’s annual celebration to commemorate the work and life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is set for Monday. 

Quick Country 96.5 logo
Get our free mobile app

The events, referred to as “We Have a Dream Celebration,” are put on by the NAACP Rochester Branch. 

Martin Luther King Day 2024 in Rochester begins with the “We Have a Dream Breakfast” at the Mayo Civic Center. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. 


The breakfast is complementary. A program, put on by the local NAACP chapter in partnership with the Rochester Area Chamber of commerce, starts at 9 a.m. 

A Dr. Martin Luther King Freedom March rally will then commence on the first floor of the Civic Center at 10:30 a.m. That will be followed by the Community People’s Program at the Rochester Civic Theater at noon. 

The day will then wrap up with a celebration and birthday party for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

All of the day’s events are free and open to the public. Those wishing to attend the breakfast can register by clicking here.

More Minnesota News:


More From Quick Country 96.5