Media Advisory

NAACP Continues Monitoring of Black Bike Week

May 22, 2018

Media Contact: Malik Russell /   


NAACP Continues Monitoring of Black Bike Week 

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (May 22, 2018) – The NAACP will hold a press conference to discuss its plans to monitor Black Bike Week in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  

WHAT: NAACP Operation Bike Week Justice Press Conference 

WHEN: Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. 

WHERE: Myrtle Beach City Hall, 937 Broadway Street, Myrtle Beach 29578 


WHO:  Leaders speaking at the press conference include: 

  • Mickey James, President of the Myrtle Beach Branch NAACP 
  • Dwight James, NAACP SC State Conference Executive Director 
  • Anson Asaka, NAACP Associate General Counsel 
  • Rev. Kenneth Floyd, NAACP Conway Branch member 


What You Can Do: 

  • If you experience or witness racial discrimination and/or problems with the 23-mile traffic loop while visiting Myrtle Beach during Memorial Day Weekend, please let us know about it by calling the NAACP Complaint Hotline (1-888-362-8683).