Welcome to the Cleveland 2016 Host Committee website, providing information about hosting and attending the 2016 Republican National Convention.
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Cleveland offers a rich assortment of world-class arts, culture, rock and roll, a nationally recognized culinary scene and a Great Lake crafting the city's allure. The time to visit Cleveland is now and we can't wait to see you.
Philadelphia and Cleveland put on 2016 Political Conventions
The Cleveland 2016 Host Committee will hold a casting call for area residents interested in being considered to appear on temporary signage that will welcome visitors to Cleveland for the 2016 Republican National Convention. Scheduled for Saturday, April 16, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Global Center for Health Innovation, only 200 tickets will be available, beginning at 8:45 a.m., for those interested in being photographed that day.
Six months before it nominates its candidate, the Republican National Committee says its convention planning is on schedule for Quicken Loans Arena.
About 50,000 people are expected to converge on Cleveland for the four-day event, beginning July 18 at the Quicken Loans Arena, known as “The Q.” The visitors will include 15,000 media with the potential to showcase Cleveland’s economic rebound and thousands of corporate decision-makers who might be charmed into doing business in a former Rust Belt city.
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The Cleveland 2016 Host Committee would like to recognize and thank its public and private sector partners for their continued support of the 2016 Republican National Convention.