American Airlines Center
Dallas was a late entry to host the 2016 GOP Presidential Nominating Convention. But Wednesday the Republican National Committee whittled down its list of finalists to Dallas and Cleveland.
It looks like the elephant-themed party paid off. The Republican National Committee announced on Wednesday that Dallas is still in the running to host the 2016 GOP Convention.
Dallas city leaders have already started grading themselves on Friday after the Republican National Convention site selection committee visited North Texas.
With the hope of hosting the Republican National Convention in 2016, Big D threw a Grand Old Party for the GOP. As a band played outside the American Airlines Center, cheerleaders and volunteers welcomed the 13 members of the RNC.
Dallas is continuing to woo the Republican National Convention site selection committee, as the group considers North Texas as a possible host for the 2016 event.
There was a big Texas welcome for the 2016 Republican National Convention site selection committee. The group received a ‘rowdy’ greeting at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport Wednesday.
The RNC committee is in North Texas on Wednesday to see if Dallas is the perfect place to host the 2016 convention. The committee wrapped up a tour of Denver on Tuesday.
Paul McCartney is rescheduling U.S. tour dates as he continues to recover from a virus he received treatment for last month. McCartney, who turns 72 next week, says he’s taking his doctor’s advice and will take more time to rest.
Dallas has been named as one of only four cities still in the running to host the next Republican National Convention. During the second week of June members of the RNC site selection committee will visit North Texas.
The American Airlines Center will open its door at 1:30 p.m. Sunday for a free watch party for Mavs fans.
The Dallas Stars are back home after a week on the road, where they lost twice to Anaheim to start a first-round playoff series.
Due to overwhelming fan demand, ubiquitous entertainer Justin Timberlake is bringing his world tour back to North America in the fall, and Dallas will be among his stops.