Eastern Michigan University hosts Gospel Fest as part of annual week-long Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration

Eastern Michigan University is continuing its week-long Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration with the second annual Martin Luther King Jr. Gospel Fest on Saturday, January 18 from 4-6 p.m. at Pease Auditorium. Gospel Fest is a multi-generational program providing space for performing ministries and choirs to honor Dr. King’s spiritual foundation.


The program is free to the public and will serve as the host to several EMU gospel singers and groups, local high schools and community faith-based ministries and choirs.


Performing Individuals, Groups and Ministries:

  • Ypsilanti Community High School Choir - Musical Selection
  • CES - Spoken Word
  • Reach Church Praise Team - Musical Selections
  • Pastor Kevin Sanders - Spoken Word
  • Michigan Mass Gospel Choir - Musical Selections
  • Dancers of David - Dance Selection
  • Carlos Whitlow & GP - Musical Selections
  • Gene Alexander - Christian Hip Hop Selection
  • EMU Gospel Choir - Musical Selections 

The full list of events and activities can be found on the celebration website. All events are hosted on EMU’s campus.

Photo and interview opportunities will be available at all events.

Please feel free to contact me if you’re interested in attending any of the events and I am happy to help facilitate!



Morgan Mark

Media Relations Specialist



January 18, 2020

Written by:
Morgan Mark

Morgan Mark