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May 20, 2024 News

RNC looking for small businesses to participate in 2024 Convention Fest

Washington County Daily News: RNC looking for small businesses to participate in 2024 Convention Fest
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May 20, 2024
May 20, 2024 News

Local charter bus company lands contract to drive RNC attendees

As the 2024 Republican National Convention approaches, many downtown Milwaukee businesses are preparing for more foot traffic during the convention.
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May 20, 2024
May 08, 2024 News

A change from the Democratic National Convention in 2020, when around half the delegates planned to stay in Illinois.

"We were asked as one of the first secondary locations, 'Can we have all of your rooms?' And we were very excited to participate," Dolan said.
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May 08, 2024
May 02, 2024 News

Local business owners excited for potential visitors during RNC's Convention Fest

Applications are now open for the four-day event that will showcase Milwaukee's culture and commerce
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May 02, 2024
April 29, 2024 News

RNC highlights host state with Wisconsin Media Row

“We have said from the get-go that the 2024 Republican National Convention will be a Wisconsin convention,” RNC Committee on Arrangements CEO Elise Dickens said.
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April 29, 2024
April 25, 2024 News

Milwaukee-area events spur increased tourism, economic impact

The 2024 RNC is expected to deliver a direct and indirect economic impact of around $200 million this year, said Alison Prange, the chief operating officer for the Milwaukee host committee.
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April 25, 2024
April 25, 2024 News

Convention Fest allows Wisconsin businesses to set up shop on the RNC grounds

Wisconsin businesses will get a chance to showcase their work to over 50,000 people during Convention Fest at the 2024 Republican National Convention (RNC) this summer.
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April 25, 2024
April 10, 2024 News

Local bus companies prepare for surge in visitors ahead of Republican National Convention

More than a third of the buses that will be used during that week will come directly from Wisconsin-owned businesses
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April 10, 2024
April 10, 2024 News

RNC will require about 400 buses, a key part of Milwaukee experience

This summer's RNC will require about 400 buses, a key part of the Milwaukee experience
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April 10, 2024
April 05, 2024 News

Delegates for RNC have their hotel assignments, marking 'major milestone' for planning of convention

"We are at least four weeks ahead of schedule," Hathaway said. "Things will start to come together and contracts will begin to be signed."
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April 05, 2024