NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – One of the biggest things to come out of last year’s general assembly was the separation of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Robert E. Lee Day, and a whole lot is being planned for the inaugural celebration this year.

2018 MEGA KINGFEST: “A Day of Service – A Day On, Not Day Off” community outreach project is a free educational family-friendly event that provides on-site community service projects and activities.

The MEGA KINGFEST is the fourth largest event in the nation for volunteerism.

Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. and the event will begin at 1 p.m. on Monday at the North Little Rock High School Performing Arts Center at 101 W 22nd Street.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information or to register, please contact DuShun Scarbrough at the Arkansas Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission at 888-290-KING or click here.