This event is one of the biggest events, not just in the city of San Antonio but also in the whole of America. Every year, thousands of people join in to celebrate and commemorate the lifework of Dr. King. Several American citizens get together and indulge in various events that are organized to honor all that this civil rights leader had done for his fellow-men. The events include spiritual as well as educational programs that throw light on the various social and cultural issues involving racial discrimination, brotherhood, patriotism and the like. The celebration usually begins with a mass, followed by a march through different parts of the city!