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Official RNC events list for NYC AUgust 29-September 2

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Official RNC Events August 29-September 2

The RNC has announced events for Republican delegates for each day and night of the convention, kicking off with an August 29th trip to 13 Broadway shows. Here is some information on these events. If you know of an RNC event not on this page, please send it to us or call our voice mail at 212-696-6450. Your identity will be protected and we will publicize the events on this website.

August 29

The RNC has announced the specific shows each RNC state delegation will see in a so-called Salute to Broadway, 5pm on August 29th. On that night, 13,373 delegates will attend eight Broadway performances. What a wonderful opportunity to let the RNC delegates know what you think of the RNC being held in your city! If you work at any of these shows and are unhappy that the Republicans will be are hosting their convention in your city, pass on any and all information to us. We vow to keep your identity secret and will publicize it to thousands of people!

  • 42nd Street-Ford Center for Performing Arts, 213 West 42nd Street (between Seventh and Eight Avenues). View map. Subways: 1,2,3, 9, 7, S, A, C, E trains to Times Square-42nd Street Station. RNC delegates attending from: Texas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Montana, and Kansas
  • Aida- Palace Theatre, 1564 Broadway (Between 46th and 47th) View map. RNC delegates attending from: California, Nevada, Oregon, Arizona, Utah and Hawaii
  • Bombay Dreams- The Broadway Theatre, 1681 Broadway @ 53rd St. View map. RNC delegates attending from: Massachusetts, Alaska, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, Delaware, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Guam, American Samoa, Virgin Islands, South Dakota; North Dakota; Iowa
  • Lion King- New Amsterdam Theatre, 214 West 42nd Street (between Seventh and Eight Avenue). View map. RNC delegates attending from: Illinois, New York, Puerto Rico, New Jersey, Idaho, Pennsylvania
  • Fiddler on the Roof- Minskoff Theatre, 200 West 45th Street at Broadway). View map. RNC delegates attending from: Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, and North Carolina
  • Phantom of the Opera- Majestic Theatre, 247 West 44 Street between Seventh and Eighth Avenue. View map. RNC delegates attending from: Minnesota, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Washington, Arkansas, Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming and Kentucky
  • Beauty and the Beast- Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, 205 West 46th Street (between Broadway and Seventh Avenue) View map. RNC delegates attending from: Virginia, Alabama, District of Columbia, Tennessee, Maryland, and Georgia
  • Wonderful Town- Al Hirschfeld Theatre, 302 West 45th Street at Eight Avenue. View map. RNC delegates attending from: Ohio, Missouri, Indiana, and Michigan.

Monday, August 30:

8:30 AM: "Breakfast at Tiffany's" with Libby Pataki.
Location: Tiffany's Fifth Avenue and 57th Street. Fifth Avenue at 57th Street.
Phone: 212-755-8000

4 PM: Big Tent Event
Location: Bryant Park Grill, 25 W. 40th Street, Between Fifth and Sixth Avenue
Phone:212-840-6500 or (212)206-8815
Fax: (212)206-8841
Subways: B, D, F, V to 42nd St.
Sponsored by: Republican Unity Coalition. From their site: "The Republican Unity Coalition (RUC) has always been about one big idea: making homosexuality a "non-issue" for the Republican Party. This year that has been a terrible challenge, but one worth fighting for."

10PM-1AM: Post-convention party for New York and New Jersey delegations
Location: Cipriani's, 89 E 42nd St between Park Avenue and Vanderbilt Avenue
Phone: (212) 973-0999
Subways: 4, 5, 6; 7 at 42nd St-Grand Central Terminal

Tuesday, August 31:

9:30 AM: Finance roundtable
Location: Tavern on the Green, Central Park at West 67th Street
Phone: 212.873.3200Fax: 212.580.4265
Sponsored by: Bank of America. http://69.0.173.64/tg1003/newsite/index.asp

3PM:Luncheon
Location: The St. Regis hotel, Two East 55th Street, at Fifth Avenue
Phone (212) 753-4500Fax (212) 787-3447
Email: stregisny.res@stregis.com
Sponsored by: AstraZeneca

4:30-7:30PM: New York delegation
Location: Tavern on the Green, Central Park at West 67th Street
Phone: 212.873.3200 Fax: 212.580.4265
Sponsored by: Kodak

10PM-1AM: Post-convention party
Location: Noche, 1604 Broadway, between 48th and 49th Sts.
Phone: 212-541-7070
Subway: 1, 2 to 50th St
Sponsored by: American Gas Association

Wednesday, September 1:

1PM: Luncheon honoring House Speaker Dennis Hastert's wife, Jean
Location: Central Park Boathouse
Sponsored by: Burlington Northern Santa Fe

4:30 to 7PM
Location: Bryant Park Grill, 25 W. 40th Street, Between Fifth and Sixth Avenue
Phone:212-840-6500 or (212)206-8815 Fax: (212)206-8841
Subways: B, D, F, V to 42nd St.

10 PM Crobar, 530 West 28th Street, between 10 and 11 Avenue
Sponsored by: American Gas Association

10PM-2AM: Hispanic Event
Location: Copacabana, 560 West 34th Street, between 10 and 11 Avenue
Sponsored by: Coca-Cola

Thursday, September 2:

5-7PM: New York delegation
Location: Madame Tussaud's, 234 West 42nd Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues) in the heart of Times Square.

10PM-2AM: Post-convention party
Location: Water Club, 500 East 30th Street on the East River
Sponsored by: Novartis

Speaker Schedule for RNC

Monday, August 30
Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani
Senator John McCain (R-AZ)

Tuesday, August 31
First Lady Laura Bush
Secretary of Education Rod Paige
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger

Wednesday, September 1
Mrs. Lynne Cheney
Vice President Dick Cheney
Senator Zell Miller (D-GA)

Thursday, September 2
Governor George Pataki
President George W. Bush

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