When North Carolina voters approved a constitutional ban on same-sex marriages in May, some worried whether gays and lesbians would feel welcome here during the Democratic National Convention.
Here is a look at how some city and county services will be impacted during the Democratic National Convention. For more details, visit dncinfo.charlottenc.gov.
LGBT and friendly bars and night clubs across the city have rolled out their plans to keep people entertained and feeling happy as some 35,000 or more delegates, other convention guests and journalists head into town for the Democratic National Convention. Below are a sampling of activities submitted to us.
Official Democratic National Convention events, other related activities and other fun to-do’s around the Queen City, Sept. 1-7. All events located in Charlotte.
If you’re in town for the Democratic National Convention, odds are you’ll be tempted to stay in and around your hotel and official DNC or other convention-related events.
“Everything That I Got,” Kristine W’s first single from her soon-to-be-released “New and Number Ones” dance album, speaks to anyone who has had to overcome adversity.
Charlotte is cranking up for the historic Democratic National Convention and LGBT Charlotte rolls out the rainbow carpet. We’ve got a full palette of informative and colorful things to wet your appetite.
The housing crisis. The economy. Deficits and spending. War. There are more than enough topics to keep presidential candidates busy this year, but 2012 will be remembered as the year an AIDS conference set the stage for the campaign conventions and the election. How can that be?
Boys and girls! Happy Pride and national conventions and all that other jazz. What a busy summer, but it’s just about over and Miss Della is so pleased to see drag-friendly weather just around the corner. Let me start shaving now. LOL
Do you plan on attending any official or related events for the Democratic National Convention while it is in town?