Martin Luther King Day Events
▪ 6:30 a.m. Unity Breakfast. Sold out. (Lexingtonalpha.org)
▪ 10 a.m. Freedom March. Free.
▪ 11 a.m. Commemorative program featuring actor Danny Glover. Free.
All events at Lexington Convention Center, 430 W. Vine St., Lexington. (www.uky.edu/mlk).
Time to hear from the mayor
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray will give his State of the City address at 11:30 a.m. in the Bluegrass Ballroom of the Lexington Center, 430 West Vine Street. Check Kentucky.com for updates and follow @HLcityhall on Twitter.
Billy Gibbons and the BFGs
ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons performs at 7:30 p.m. at the Lexington Opera House, 401 West Short Street, as part of the Troubadour Concert Series. Tyler Bryant and The Shakedown also will play. Tickets are $65.50. (Lexingtonoperahouse.com)
23rd annual African American Ball
“Happy feelings in the air …” is the theme this year for the African American Forum Inc.’s signature event. (7:30 p.m., Embassy Suites. $35-$150. Aafinc.com)