MLK birthday celebration at Tacoma Dome

Tacoma will celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday from 11 a.m to 1 p.m., on Monday, Jan. 21, at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall, with music, dance and poetry. The theme of the 14th annual celebration is “Pieces of the Dream.”
Doors will open at the Exhibition Hall – 2727 E. D St. – at 10:30 a.m. for a complimentary continental breakfast (while supplies last). Admission is free, but organizers will collect non-perishable food items and donations for the “Feed the Children Food Drive.”
The city will offer free parking and Pierce Transit will give free rides to the event with a bus coupon. For more information about bus coupons, call 253/591-5151. For further information, go to the city’s Web site at: