San Antonio Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission
MLK March Route


By Mail

City of San Antonio MLK Commission
Attn: Gloria Villela-Reyes
Neighborhood & Housing Services Department
1400 S. Flores
San Antonio, Texas 78204

By Phone



  • erik  WALSH
    Executive Commission Liaison
  • Gloria Villela-ReyesGloria Villela-Reyes
    Commission Liaison
  • yolanda odenYolanda Oden
    Council District 2 Liaison

marching Route- 2020

MLK March Walking Map.

The March is 2.75 miles and starts at the Martin Luther King, Jr. Academy, travels up Martin Luther King Drive, and ends at Pittman-Sullivan Park, all on the City’s historic East Side. To maintain the spirit of the March and for the safety of participants, motorcycles, cars and other motor vehicles are not allowed in the March procession. 

March Line Up

  1. Color Guard 
  2. Honor Banner 
  3. VIP's 
  4. Kids (elementary age and younger)
  5. San Antonio Black Police Union 
  6. Garbage Truck 
  7. Rosa Parks Bus 
  8. Fire Truck 
  9. Sponsors 
  10. Ministers,Churches, & Family Groups 
  11. Middle Schools & High Schools
  12. Corporations
  13. Civic groups, nonprofit organizations, colleges, universities, sororities & fraternities
  14. All cowboys, horse & buggy
  15. The Mercenaries Bike Club 

VIA Bus Service

For more information about this bus service, call 210.362.2020 or visit 

VIP Parking Pass

Attendees with VIP parking passes may park at either the Davis Scott YMCA Parking Lot (1213 Iowa St, San Antonio, TX 78203) or the St. Gerard Catholic High School parking lot. (521 S New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78203). See map for exact locations. Please place your official 2020 MLK VIP parking pass visibly on your dashboard. VIP parking passes are for designated March participants only and cannot be purchased. 

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