Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade & Holiday Schedule



Effective: Saturday, January 14 & Monday, January 16, 2017

Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade & Holiday Schedule

On Saturday, January 14, 2017, the Martin Luther King Jr Parade and parade preparation will begin on N. Tryon Street at 9:00am and last until 3:00 pm. The parade will proceed southbound on Tryon from 9th Street to Stonewall Street. 

The parade will effect the following routes: 1, 2, Sprinter, 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22, & 34

CATS customers wishing to board or alight buses within the affected area should do so at the Charlotte Transportation Center.

On Monday, January 16, 2017, the Charlotte Area Transit System will operate all bus routes according to its Saturday schedule. No express service will operate except for the Routes 590 and 591 Airport Connectors, they will operate on their regular schedule. The LYNX Blue Line & CityLYNX will also operate according to its Saturday schedule.​