Ali Center celebrating boxing great's birthday

LOUISVILLE, KY - The Muhammad Ali Center in downtown Louisville is marking the boxing great's 69th birthday along with celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday on Jan. 15.

Admission will be reduced on MLK Day, and the center is featuring special activities, including a giant birthday card for all visitors to sign.

The cost of admission for adults and students will be $2. Children 12 and younger get in free.

The center, which is usually closed Mondays, will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. for this special event.

Among the activities are showings of King's "I Have a Dream" speech, beginning at 10 a.m. and repeating each hour in the center's auditorium.