By KAROLYN GEPHART
KHOU anchor Len Cannon will deliver the keynote address at the Pearland Martin Luther King Celebration 2019 Banquet, “Celebration for Unity.”
Hosted by the Pearland MLK Celebration Committee (MLKCC), the event will take place Jan. 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Hilton Garden Inn at 12101 Shadow Creek Pkwy. in Pearland.
The event will memorialize the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Pearland MLKCC is a nonprofit in Pearland that was established in 2017 by a group of Brazoria County civic leaders who noticed the rapid multicultural growth of the area and wanted to create an event to celebrate the unity and diversity of northern Brazoria of which Pearland is the largest city by population.
Tickets are $50 per person with table sponsorships available.
HEB Tournament of Champions is the 2019 sponsor for the event.
For tickets or to get more information go to www.pearlandmlk.org.