The Gustavus College Democrats are sponsoring the first ever DEMFEST rally of Minnesota Democrats. Senator Wellstone will be our special guest, and many other notable speakers are also planned (see below).
The DEMFEST Dirt:
Date: March 24, 2002
Time: Kickoff at 2:00 p.m.
Location: The Dive* in O.J. Johnson Student Union at Gustavus Adolphus College, Saint Peter, MN. (Event will be held outside if there's a heatwave!) *May be relocated to a larger facility if necessary.
Open to: Everyone.
Food: Free snacks and refreshments will be provided. Optional dinner in the Evelyn Young Dining Room following the rally.
Cost: Free for Democrats; $627,592.35 per person for all others (not tax deductible).
Email for info: email@example.com
Phone: Caleb Lauritsen: (507) 933-8578 or Matt Hurm: (507) 933-8100
Driving directions: Click here.
Gustavus Adolphus campus map: Click here. The Dive is located in the lower level of O.J. Johnson Student Union.
Overnight accommodations information: Click here.
Speakers and special guests:
Senator Paul Wellstone
State Senate Majority Leader Roger Moe*
Attorney General Mike Hatch
State Auditor Judi Dutcher*
State Senator John Hottinger*
State Senator Becky Loury*
State House Minority Leader Thomas Pugh
State Representative Ruth Johnson is the MC for DEMFEST '02
(*Likely Gubernatorial Candidates)
[All of the above named guests have expressed interest in DEMFEST '02. Most have verified their intent to join us. However, some guests may run into last-minute scheduling problems that will make it impossible for them to attend.]
Featured music: Travis Lennox, with songs from his new album The Mechanism That Is.
Sponsored by: Gustavus Adolphus College Democrats
We are busy ironing out the details of DEMFEST '02, so come to the Gustavus College Democrats meetings (check our calendar) to help plan the event!