The Democratic National Convention will be held in the Queen City, September 3-6, 2012. Delegates of the Democratic Party will choose the party’s nominees for President and Vice President.
The DNC will have activities for all ages to participate in this year. CarolinaFest 2012 is a family friendly event that will focus on bringing Americans closer. This event will feature speakers, expositions, various family activities and live music from Jeff Bridges and the Abiders, Janelle Monae and James Taylor. Legacy Village will give an inside look on Mayor Anthony Foxx’s community projects.
There are many events to attend, each offering activities focusing on community, leadership, education and political advancement. On Thursday night of the convention President Obama will deliver a speech at the Time Warner Cable Arena. Visit demconvention.com to receive information about community credentials. To view each event, you may check here. Enjoy the best of Carolina’s food and culture this Labor Day by bringing the family to witness history!
WHEN: Monday, September 3 to Thursday, September 6, 2012
Time Warner Cable Arena
221 North Caldwell Street
Charlotte, NC 28201
TICKETS: The Democratic National Convention is only open to delegates, credentialed media and elected officials. CarolinaFest 2012 is free and open to the public. Visit the events link for individual ticket information.