Martin Luther King Weekend
The celebration of Martin Luther King Weekend is the first national holiday of the new year and most get the third Monday in January off work and out of school. The great civil rights leader Martin Luther King is celebrated for his fight towards equality for all and Denver hosts one of the largest Marade’s in America. Martin Luther King Weekend is a celebration of his birthday which is January 15. Since it is a national holiday, it’s also a big day the resorts throughout Colorado, so make your plans to visit early. See all MLK weekend events here.