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Saturday, Jan. 16
MLK Unity March and Motorcade
The Wilson County Black History Committee will host its 9th annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration with a Unity March and Motorcade. The procession will begin at 9:30 a.m. from Cedars of Lebanon Baptist Church on 211 Beard Ave. Participants are encouraged to display red, black and green in honor of King’s legacy and African culture, as well as red, white and blue to honor frontline workers and American culture. The brunch traditionally held during the event has been canceled due to COVID-19.
Saturday, Jan. 16 — Sunday, Jan. 17
RK Gun Show
RK Shows will host a gun show at the Farm Bureau Exposition Center from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Vendors will have a variety of guns, hunting supplies, military surplus and outdoor gear. Admission is $12 for attendees ages 13 and up and $4 for children ages 6-12. For more information, contact Gayle Hibbert, the Farm Bureau Expo Center’s director of marketing and events, at 615-450-3049.