What you need to know as San Antonio celebrates 50th MLK March on Monday

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to march through the city’s East Side on Monday to honor the life and legacy of the late civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The march is considered to be among the largest such event in the United States and draws an estimated 200,000 to 300,000 people annually.

The 2.75-mile trek begins at 10 a.m. at MLK Academy in the 3500 block of MLK Drive and end at Pittman-Sullivan Park at 1101 Iowa, where a commemorative program will be held featuring nationally recognized journalist Roland Martin as the keynote speaker.

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Source: KSAT News

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