• DNC committee sets up park-and-ride to president's speech


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Democratic National Convention committee is making it easier for people to get to Bank of America Stadium for President Barack Obama’s acceptance speech.

    Anyone who has credentials to go will be able to use a park-and-ride system for free.

    Buses will pick up at Carowinds and the Charlotte Motor Speedway from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6.

    The buses with take people back to their cars after the president’s speech.

    DNCC’s Park & Ride Locations
    Charlotte Motor Speedway
     5555 Concord Parkway South
    Concord, NC 28027
    (parking will be available to either side of Bruton Smith Blvd).
    Carowinds Amusement Park
    300 Carowinds Blvd
    Fort Mill, SC 29708

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