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What SC delegates will be doing at GOP convention

Barriers divide ninth street in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, Thursday, July 14, 2016, marking the secure zone surrounding the Quicken Loans Arena, site of next week's Republican National Convention.
Barriers divide ninth street in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, Thursday, July 14, 2016, marking the secure zone surrounding the Quicken Loans Arena, site of next week's Republican National Convention. AP

Highlights of what S.C. delegates to the Republican National Convention will be doing through Friday in Cleveland:

Sunday

6:30-10 p.m.: Rock the Night in Cleveland welcome party

Monday

8:30-10 a.m.: Welcome breakfast featuring U.S. Sen Tom Cotton, R-Ark., and K.T. McFarland, a Fox News national security analyst and former Reagan-Ford-Nixon administration official

2-6 p.m.: Convention business session

8-11 p.m.: Convention business session

Tuesday

8 to 10:30 a.m.: Breakfast featuring Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a onetime 2016 GOP presidential candidate, and pollster Frank Luntz

5:30 to 11 p.m.: Convention business session

10:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.: Reception honoring S.C. GOP chairman Matt Moore, sponsored by Dominion Resources, a Richmond, Va.,-based utility whose natural gas subsidiary wants to extend a pipeline across Lower Richland

Wednesday

8 to 10:30 a.m.: Breakfast honoring Gov. Nikki Haley and S.C. congressional delegation.

Noon to 3 p.m.: Luncheon with Georgia and Alabama delegations, sponsored by AT&T, the Dallas-based telecommunications giant

7 to 11 p.m.: Convention business session

10 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.: Salute to the Innovation Economy benefit country music concert, featuring Pat Green and Lee Brice, a Sumter native

Thursday

8:30 to 10 a.m.: Breakfast featuring Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson

4 to 7 p.m.: Pre-acceptance speech reception sponsored by McClatchy, the owner of The State and S.C. newspapers in Beaufort, Hilton Head, Rock Hill and Myrtle Beach

7:30 to 11 p.m.: Convention business session, including acceptance speech of nominee Donald Trump

Friday

All day: Depart

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