Camren Gadsden, 2, picks up beads after watching the Tampa bay Tech marching band perform during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
Camren Gadsden, 2, picks up beads after watching the Tampa bay Tech marching band perform during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
A pin with the face of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. can be seen on a parade attendee during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
A pin with the face of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. can be seen on a parade attendee during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
Players from Tampa Bay Tech football team throw beads during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
Players from Tampa Bay Tech football team throw beads during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
Wearing traditional African dress, Cora Munford, looks to her friends before throwing candy during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
Wearing traditional African dress, Cora Munford, looks to her friends before throwing candy during the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade in downtown Brooksville on Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, January 21, 2019. BRONTE WITTPENN | Times
Tampa Police Major Ruben Delgado places a necklace on Jayce Rump, 4, during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Tampa Police Major Ruben Delgado places a necklace on Jayce Rump, 4, during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Meghan Martin, 15, plays the cymbals during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Meghan Martin, 15, plays the cymbals during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Hamitla Austin, 10, center, battles her cousin Tatyana Brown, 15, for beads while her younger brother Hamid Austin, 7, looks on during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Hamitla Austin, 10, center, battles her cousin Tatyana Brown, 15, for beads while her younger brother Hamid Austin, 7, looks on during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
LaNaya Jones-Howards, 5, reaches for a beaded necklace during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
LaNaya Jones-Howards, 5, reaches for a beaded necklace during the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Jordan Edmonds, 6, left, hugs Ahmad McFail, 7, both of Baltimore, hug before performing with the Matching Band Unit in the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Jordan Edmonds, 6, left, hugs Ahmad McFail, 7, both of Baltimore, hug before performing with the Matching Band Unit in the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
The Lakewood High School Marching Spartans perform on 1st Ave S in St, Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
The Lakewood High School Marching Spartans perform on 1st Ave S in St, Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Honor Guard Deputy Tim Hicks, 38, holds the US flag during the national anthem before the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Honor Guard Deputy Tim Hicks, 38, holds the US flag during the national anthem before the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Tevaad Singleton, 10, of St. Petersburg, uses a horn to join the revelry on Monday (1/21/18) on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg while attending the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Tevaad Singleton, 10, of St. Petersburg, uses a horn to join the revelry on Monday (1/21/18) on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg while attending the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Members of the Prancing Dancerettes rehearse before the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
Members of the Prancing Dancerettes rehearse before the 30th Annual City of Tampa Martin Luther King Day Parade on Monday, January 21, 2019 in Tampa, Florida. TAILYR IRVINE | Times
"Cowbro" Lexis Rich, of Ocala, shares his horse with the crowd on 1st Ave S in St, Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Cowbros share their love for riding while keeping the legacy of African-American cowboys alive. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
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C.J. "Haley" Johnson, with the Dazzling Divas, of Macon, Ga., performs on 1st Ave S in St, Petersburg while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade on Monday (1/21/19) in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
From left: Khaliq Harrell, Khanyiah Harrell, Candi Hernandez, Kametria Veaton, and Talyah Stephens, of St. Petersburg, work to collect beads on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
From left: Khaliq Harrell, Khanyiah Harrell, Candi Hernandez, Kametria Veaton, and Talyah Stephens, of St. Petersburg, work to collect beads on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
St. Petersburg Police Chief Anthony Holloway hands out swag on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
St. Petersburg Police Chief Anthony Holloway hands out swag on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Members of the Great Talladega College Tornado Marching Band, of Talladega, Alabama, fill 1st Ave S in St, Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Members of the Great Talladega College Tornado Marching Band, of Talladega, Alabama, fill 1st Ave S in St, Petersburg on Monday (1/21/19) while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Mariah Hill, with the Delta Sigma Theta Gems, marches on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade on Monday (1/21/19) in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times
Mariah Hill, with the Delta Sigma Theta Gems, marches on 1st Ave S in St. Petersburg while participating in the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Parade on Monday (1/21/19) in St. Petersburg to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This is the nation's longest-running parade honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. DOUGLAS R. CLIFFORD | Times