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Fifth Annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards Showcases International Humanitarians and Ali’s Worldwide Impact

HRH Princess Dr. Nisreen El-Hashemite, Patricia Arquette, Ashley Judd, Hill Harper among honorees LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (September 23, 2017) — The fifth annual Muhammad Ali Humanitarian Awards presented by Brown-Forman took place this evening at the Louisville Marriott Downtown. The fundraising gala celebrated people from around the world who are making a

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Stories of Ali

Stories of Ali, a program hosted by the Muhammad Ali Center, was created by the Center’s Collection Department to bring the Muhammad Ali Oral History Project to life, allowing the community an opportunity to experience the project firsthand. While the world knew Muhammad as a three-time heavyweight champion boxer, cultural

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ALI WEEK 2019 to Take Place June 1-9, 2019

Community-wide Celebration to Honor the Anniversary of Muhammad Ali’s Passing, Enhance Louisville’s Tourism, and Boost Global Identity of Louisville, Kentucky LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (April 10, 2019) — The Third Annual ALI WEEK will take place in Muhammad Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky June 1-9, 2019, to mark the anniversary of Ali’s passing

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In the Shadows: Photography Exhibit by Howard Bingham Opens during “Night at the Museum” at the Muhammad Ali Center

July 5th from 5:00-8:00 pm, part of the “I Am Ali” FestivalCommonwealth Theatre Center will perform at 6:30 p.m.LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 28, 2017) — In the Shadows: Photography Exhibit by Howard Bingham opens to the public during a special “Night at the Museum” on Wednesday, July 5th from 5:00-8:00 p.m.

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Ali Memorial and Funeral Procession Information

Memorial Service at the Yum! CenterOn Friday, June 10th, Yum! Center doors will open at 11:30 a.m.Traffic: The city is offering ticket-holders with free parking and shuttle service from the Kentucky Expo Center to the Yum! Center starting at 8:30 a.m. Friday.TARC buses will provide free rides on all routes

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Statement from Muhammad Ali Calling on All Muslims to Stand Up against Jihadist Radical Agenda

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (December 9, 2015) — I am a Muslim and there is nothing Islamic about killing innocent people in Paris, San Bernardino, or anywhere else in the world. True Muslims know that the ruthless violence of so called Islamic Jihadists goes against the very tenets of our religion.We as Muslims

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Muhammad Ali Center Partners with 502 Power Yoga for 2nd Annual Yoga Mala for Africa

Community yoga event to take place on January 2, 2016Cellist, Activist, Kentucky Native Ben Sollee to Provide Musical AccompanimentLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (December 15, 2015) — The Muhammad Ali Center is starting the new year by partnering with 502 Power Yoga for the second annual Yoga Mala for Africa on Saturday, January

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Muhammad Ali Center to Host First-Time Ever Double-Feature Film Screenings

Evening includes Q&A with the films’ award-winning directors: Leon Gast & Bill SiegelPart of the “I Am Ali” FestivalLOUISVILLE, Kentucky (June 15, 2017) — As part of the “I Am Ali” Festival, the Muhammad Ali Center will host a special “Double Header” film screening of the award-winning documentaries “When We

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Muhammad Ali Center Announces Events Surrounding Ali’s Birthday and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

International Mentoring Day, Staff Service Project, Daughters of Greatness “I Have a Dream” Speech LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 11, 2019) — Muhammad Ali’s Birthday on January 17th and Martin Luther King Day on January 21st pose a great opportunity to honor two historical figures who shared a dream of solidarity and

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The Return of $5 February

Some of Louisville’s top downtown attractions have a special deal for Kentucky and Indiana residents: $5 admission at four Museum Row on Main partners for the entire month of February.The promotion encourages locals to enjoy these wonderful attractions that are close to home. Thanks to $5 February, Kentucky and Indiana

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