Martin Luther King Day will be held on Monday January 18th 2010, this year. If you are coming to the Eastern Shore of Maryland, you can plan to celebrate the long weekend at a bed and breakfast. Sandaway Watefront Lodging in Oxford, Maryland has rooms on special for Martin Luther King Day. Visit http://sandaway.com/specials.html for Martin Luther King Day weekend specials.
"Martin Luther King Day is a federal holiday held on the third Monday of January. It celebrates the life and achievements of Martin Luther King Jr., an influential American civil rights leader. He is most well-known for his campaigns to end racial segregation on public transport and for racial equality in the United States."
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