Convention Daybook: Events for Sunday

Posted August 29, 2008 at 2:31pm

All listings local Minneapolis time (CDT); compiled by Kelsey Lamb/GalleryWatch.

Civic Fest: A Very Minnesota Celebration
Minneapolis-St. Paul 2008 Host Committee; $15 adults, $10 students, seniors and active duty military.
9:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Minneapolis Convention Center, 1301 Second Ave. South, Minneapolis; 612-335-6125

Guided Cathedral Tours
St. Paul Cathedral; Open to the public.
10 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Cathedral of St. Paul, 239 Selby Ave., St. Paul; 651-228-1766

Minnesota: State of Hockey Welcome and Delegate Ice Skate
Northern Lights Hockey Team; Invitation only.
1-4 p.m.; Bloomington Ice Garden, 3600 W. 98th St., Bloomington; Contact unavailable

A Salute to SEIU GOP Activists Service Employees International Union; Invitation only. 4 p.m.; St. Paul Curling Club; 470 Selby Ave., St. Paul; 202-730-7000

Republican Governors Association Reception
Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt; Invitation only.
5-8 p.m.; Nye’s Polonaise Room, 112 E. Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis; 202-662-4148

Mississippi Delegation Welcome Reception Honoring Gov. Haley Barbour
Southern Company, Raytheon; Invitation only.
8-10 p.m.; The Guthrie Theatre, 818 S. Second St., Minneapolis; 601-948-5191

Republican Party of Virginia Arcade Night Virginia Republican Party; Invitation only. 8-11:30 p.m.; Radisson University Hotel, 615 Washington Ave. Southeast, Minneapolis; 804-780-0111

An Evening in Venice
Connecticut Republicans; Invitation only.
9 p.m.; Holiday Inn, 11801 Fountains Way North, Maple Grove; 860-296-9900

Republican Main Street Partnership Reception
Johnson & Johnson; Invitation only.
9 p.m.; St. Thomas School of Law, 1000 LaSalle Ave., Minneapolis; 202-393-4353

Southern Delegation Party Featuring Sammy Hagar
Southern Delegation; Invitation only.
9 p.m.; First Avenue, 701 First Ave. North, Minneapolis; Contact unavailable