On the third Monday in January of every year, we celebrate the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr. Here are some of  the events going on in Duluth for the federal holiday.

In celebration of the civil rights activist, the holiday is a day to promote equal rights for all Americans. With it being a federal holiday, there will be some businesses that will be closed in Duluth:

  • Post office (Duluth and Superior)
  • St. Louis County offices
  • Minnesota federal and state offices
  • Wisconsin federal and state offices
  • Duluth public schools
  • Duluth library branches
  • Fond du Lac Reservation tribal offices

If you are looking to celebrate, here is a list of events this week according to the NAACP chapter in Duluth:

Go out into the community and celebrate a great man.