CHARLOTTE, N.C.--Mayor Rahm Emanuel is hosting a very late "Chicago Rockin' Blues Night here on Wednesday night featuring performances by the Warren Haynes Band, Branford Marsalis, Brad Whitford, and others.
The invite-only party starts after the Democratic convention session, running from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. RE:PUBLIC, 314 N. College Street, Charlotte, NC.
Gov. Pat Quinn is hosting a Monday reception at the Capitol Grille downtown between 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Illinois House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie hosts a Monday desert reception also downtown between 9:30 p.m. and 11 p.m.