Clinton to speak in Uptown Charlotte on Monday

by QNotes Staff  Staff Reports
Published: April 23, 2008 in News

Article Updated 3:00 p.m. 4/26/2008

CHARLOTTE — Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton will speak Monday, April 28 at the Time Warner Cable Arena (formerly the Bobcats Arena) in Uptown Charlotte. Doors will open at 4 p.m. The rally begins at 6 p.m.

The Charlotte event will be attended by Clinton Campaign Chairman Terry McAuliffe, former Rock the Vote president Jehmu Greene, Rev. Marcia Dyson, Founder of EMILY’s List Ellen Malcom and “Women for Hillary” and campaign senior advisors Ann Lewis and Judy Lichtman.

The Campaign has originally scheduled the event to be at the Square, at the intersection of Trade and Tryon Streets. Weather reports call for a 60 percent chance of scattered thunderstorms Monday.

Paid and free, general admission tickets for next Monday’s rally are now available online and at Charlotte-area North Carolina for Hillary offices. Additional Charlotte-area sites will have free, general admission tickets available starting today. A complete list with addresses follows.

Club 44 Rally in Charlotte with Senator Hillary Clinton and Chelsea Clinton
Time Warner Cable Arena (formerly the Charlotte Bobcats Arena)
333 E. Trade St.
Charlotte, NC

Tickets for Charlotte’s Club 44 Rally:
Free, general admission tickets and reserved seating tickets for Club 44 are available online at and the following North Carolina for Hillary offices:

North Carolina for Hillary Charlotte Headquarters
6400 Fairview Rd.
Charlotte, NC

North Carolina for Hillary Gastonia Headquarters
1626 E. Franklin Ave.
Gastonia, NC

North Carolina for Hillary Monroe Headquarters
308 N. Church St.
Monroe, NC

North Carolina for Hillary Concord Headquarters
35 Union Street South
Concord, NC

Free, general admission tickets are also available starting TODAY at the following locations:

Fuel Pizza
** Tickets for Club 44 are available at all Charlotte-area Fuel Pizza locations. For a complete list of locations, please visit

Joseph-Beth Booksellers
South Park Mall
4345 Barclay Downs Dr.
Charlotte, NC

New Outreach Christian Center
3900 Gossett Avenue
Charlotte, NC

Talley’s Green Grocery
Dilworth Gardens Shopping Center
1408-C East Blvd.
Charlotte, NC

Dish Restaurant
1220 Thomas Ave.
Charlotte, NC

White Rabbit Books
920 Central Ave.
Charlotte, NC