A tribute to MLK
Pay tribute to Dr. King at BAM’s annual celebration honoring the iconic civil rights leader: The 33rd Annual Brooklyn Tribute To Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Jan. 21. New York City’s largest public celebration of the iconic civil rights leader features #MeToo founder Tarana Burke, as well as a host of world-renowned activists, intellectuals, civic leaders, musicians, and other performers. There’s also a full day of free events, including a movie screening, a talk, and an art exhibition that’s sure to keep Dr. King’s message alive. Tickets distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Doors open at 8 am. Brooklyn Academy of Music (30 Lafayette Ave., bam.org).