Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Banquet tickets available Dec. 4

December 01, 2017

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — With the theme "The Mountain Top Has Not Been Reached," the 43rd Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Banquet, sponsored by the Forum on Black Affairs (FOBA), will be held Jan. 15 in the President's Hall of the Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. and the banquet begins at 6:30 p.m.

Members of the FOBA will present an evening of entertainment celebrating Dr. King’s legacy and recognizing members of the community who exemplify his teachings and philosophies.

Tickets will go on sale on Dec. 4 at and will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis. Due to the popularity of this event, multiple tables per unit may be restricted. We are expecting tickets to sell quickly. Tables can only be confirmed after full payment has been received.

Ticket Pricing:

  • $500 for a table of ten
  • $50 for individual adults
  • $20 for children (12 and under)

For more information, contact Carlos Wiley, MLK Jr. Memorial Banquet chair, at or 814-865-1779. 

Last Updated December 01, 2017