WHAT: 2013 Black History Intercollegiate Consortiumís observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

WHEN: 6:30 tonight

WHERE: Summerall Chapel on The Citadel campus

COST: Free

MORE INFO: The event recognizes S.C. Rep. Wendell Gilliard, S.C. Sen. Robert Ford, Trident Technical College representative Anita Zucker, Charleston Southern University representative Betty Mitchell and Medical University of South Carolina representative Cynthia Wright. For additional information, call 953-6779.

WHAT: MLK unity service with the Rev. Alfred Williams and guest speaker Henry Darby

WHEN: 6 p.m. Thursday

WHERE: Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, 1561 Mosstree Road, North Charleston

COST: Free

MORE INFO: 209-4825

WHAT: North Charleston MLK holiday parade and Unity Service led by the Rev. Nelson Rivers III

WHEN: 11 a.m. Saturday, followed by Unity Service and entertainment

WHERE: Starts at intersection of Rivers Avenue and Durant Avenue, ends at Park Circle

COST: Free

MORE INFO: 209-4825

WHAT: MLK Tri-County Ecumenical Service, featuring keynote speaker Georgia Congressman John Lewis and the presentation of the Harvey Gantt Triumph Awards

WHEN: 4 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Morris Street Baptist Church, 25 Morris St.

COST: Free

MORE INFO: 722-1644 or www.ywca-charlestonsc.org