Party organizers provide variety of events to residents and visitors hoping to honor Dr. King

MLK weekend kick-off

Several promoters are kicking off Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend tonight with a bang as thousands come together to honor the legacy of Dr. King.

Traxx Atlanta hosts the “Welcome to Atlanta” party tonight at The Excess Ultra Lounge starting at 11:00 p.m., while TraxxGirls host a ladies lounge tonight at Club Life from 10:00 p.m. to 3:00 a.m. For more information about performers and venues, please visit

WassupNATL also has its Destination Fridays event tonight at the Peachtree Ballroom, though organizers report very limited tickets remain available (and there are absolutely NO reserved hotel rooms left for WassupNATL’s weekend festivities). For more information, please visit

Welcome to Atlanta party
The Xcess Ultra Lounge, 708 Spring St.

TraxxGirls party at Club Life
1789 Chesire Bridge Road
Atlanta, GA

Destination Fridays
Club ATL (Peachtree Ballroom)
3365 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30329