November 29, 2015



5 p.m.

Women’s Political Council Girl Power Pageant
The Dexter King Memorial Legacy Center
Organizer: Montgomery Improvement Association


November 30, 2015



3 – 5 p.m.

National Bar Association Rosa Parks Museum Tour
Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University – Montgomery
Organizer: National Bar Association & Tuskegee History Center


7 p.m.

I Was There: Oral History Interviews with Participants of the 1955-56 Montgomery Bus Boycott
Levi Watkins Learning Center Lecture Hall at Alabama State University
Organizer: National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University


8 p.m.

National Bar Association Reception (By Invitation)
Southern Poverty Law Center Museum
Organizer: Southern Poverty Law Center Musuem


December 1, 2015



8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

The Lawyer’s Role in the Civil Rights Movement: A Call to Action
Ralph Abernathy Hall at Alabama State University
Organizers: National Bar Association & Tuskegee History Center


8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Beyond the Bus: Youth Empowerment Summit
Renaissance Montgomery Convention Center
Organizer: Montgomery Improvement Association


9 a.m. and Noon

Alabama Public Television, “Project C” Webcast (By Invitation)
Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University – Montgomery
Organizer: Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University-Montgomery


9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Rosa Parks Bus
Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University – Montgomery (Intersection at Montgomery & Lee Streets)
Organizer: Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University-Montgomery


10:15 a.m.

Walk of Courage
Depart from the Intersection of Bibb and Lee Streets
Organizer: Montgomery Improvement Association


11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The Role Lawyers Played in the Montgomery Bus Boycott and the Civil Rights Movement
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
Organizers: National Bar Association & Tuskegee History Center


11 a.m.

Historic Remembrance
Downtown Montgomery – Site of Arrest (Montgomery Street)
Organizers: Montgomery Improvement Association and Silvera-Richards-Stewart Center of Excellence at Alabama State University


3 p.m.

The Machine Behind the Movement
South University Drive (In Front of William Hooper Councill Hall on the Campus of Alabama State University)
Organizer: Alabama State University


6 p.m.

Historic Marker Unveiling & Citywide Bell Ringing
Downtown Montgomery – Site of Arrest (Montgomery Street)
Organizers: Montgomery Improvement Association, City of Montgomery and Silvera-Richards-Stewart Center of Excellence at Alabama State University


6:30 p.m.

The Conversation About the Movement – NPR Presents Michel Martin: Going There
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church
(Reception to follow at the Legacy Center)
Organizer: WVAS FM 90.7 at Alabama State University


C-SPAN Bus
Rosa Parks Museum
Organizer: Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University-Montgomery


December 2, 2015



9 a.m. – Noon

The Woman Who Sparked the Movement – A Civil Rights Bus Tour
Pick Up at Dunn-Oliver Acadome Every 30 Minutes
Organizer: Alabama State University


11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Preserving the Life & Legacy of E.D. Nixon: The Unsung Hero of the Montgomery Bus Boycott by Michael Eaddy
Leila Barlow Theatre at Alabama State University
Organizer: E.D. Nixon Foundation


6 p.m.

A Tribute to Rosa Parks: Music of the Movement and Motivational Speaker Dr. Eric Thomas
St. Paul AME Church – 706 East Patton Avenue, Montgomery, Ala.
Organizer: St. Paul AME Church


7 p.m.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Rev. Ralph Abernathy: Leaders and Partners in the Civil Rights Movement
Levi Watkins Learning Center at Alabama State University
Organizer: National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University


December 3, 2015



11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The Students of the Movement
John Garrick Hardy Student Center Ballroom at Alabama State University
Organizer: Alabama State University


Noon

Screening: More Than A Bus Ride – A Film By William Dickerson-Waheed
Alabama Department of Archives & History
Organizer: Alabama Department of Archives & History


2 p.m.

ASU Day of Service
Pick Up At Dunn-Oliver Acadome at Alabama State University
Organizer: Alabama State University


6 – 8 p.m.

Conversations: The Impact the Montgomery Bus Boycott has on the World
Alabama Archives & History Lobby
(Opening Reception at 5 p.m. – Alabama Archives and History Lobby)
Organizer: Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute


December 4, 2015



8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott: A Tribute to Rosa Parks and A’int Gonna Ride Summit
Alabama State University
Organizer: Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute


4:30 – 8:15 p.m.

Business, Technology & the Boycott featuring Boyd Stephens of Netelysis
City Hall Auditorium
Organizer: The YMCA of Greater Montgomery & Peace Within MGM


6 – 9 p.m.

An Evening to Remember – 60th Anniversary Awards Ceremony Produced by the Trumpet Awards Foundation
Renaissance Hotel Exhibit Hall A
Organizer: Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute


8 p.m. – Midnight

Third Legacy Gala – Celebrating the African-American Journey: From the Boat, to the Bus, to the Bridge
RSA Plaza Terrace, 6th Floor
Organizer: Patrons of the National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University


December 5, 2015



8 – 10 a.m.

10th Annual Montgomery Bus Protest Commemorative Breakfast
RSA Activity Center
Organizer: Church Women United


9 – 11 a.m.

Commemorative Prayer Service Featuring Dr. Frederick Douglas Haynes III
Dexter Avenue Baptist Church
Organizer: Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute


9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Montgomery Bus Boycott Festival
Continuing the Ride Towards Freedom

Juliette Hampton Morgan Memorial Library
Organizer: Montgomery City-County Public Library


9 a.m. – Noon

Peace, Conflict & Technology featuring the U.S. Institute of Peace
City Hall Auditorium
Organizer: The YMCA of Greater Montgomery & Peace Within MGM


11 a.m.

2015 Meeting at Mount Zion: A Conversation
Mount Zion AME Zion Church
Organizer: Montgomery Improvement Association


Noon

A Tribute to Rosa Parks Luncheon
Renaissance Hotel Exhibit Hall A
Organizer: Southern Youth Leadership Development Institute


Noon – 3 p.m.

A City Celebration
Corner of Rosa Parks Avenue and Wade Street
Organizer: That’s My Child


December 6, 2015



2:30 p.m.

Commemorative Celebration
United Lutheran Church
Organizer: United Lutheran Church


December 7, 2015



6 p.m.

Annual Mass Meeting Re-enactment
First Baptist Church
Organizer: National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University