DAY AND TIME
11:00AM: Kick-off at the Vance Monument (South Pack Square, Asheville, NC 28801)
11:30AM: March starts from the Vance Monument (South Pack Square, Asheville, NC 28801) to the MLK park (50 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr., Asheville, NC 28801)
12:15PM: Speeches start at the MLK Park
1:30PM: March event ends
The City of Asheville offers numerous parking lots and garages. Please visit http://www.ashevillenc.gov/departments/parking/garage_info.htm Arrive early!
UBER and LYFT
We encourage march attendees to car-share (Lyft and Uber).
Feel free to communicate with fellow march goers on our Facebook page to carpool. However, we encourage you to carpool with people that you already know.
BUSES FROM CULLOWHEE
Some buses from WCU to downtown Asheville and back to WCU will be available. Please contact our WCU Coordinator Shantel Sullivan for more information.
Portable toilets will be available at the MLK Park. One of them will be handicap accessible.
Children are welcome at the March. Parents should be with their children at all times. If your child is lost, contact one of the police officers at the march immediately.
We will have a mobile / bike First Aid unit at the Vance Monument and a First Aid station at the MLK Park. If you have a life-threatening emergency, you should call 9-1-1.
Dogs are welcome but they must be on a tight leash at all times.
INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
Volunteers will be stationed at the beginning of the march to provide assistance to individuals with special needs. One portable toilet at the MLK Park will be handicap accessible.
Four sign language translators will be available. Two will be on the podium during the entire length of the speeches at the Vance Monument and at the MLK Park.