2012 Republican National Convention: Events

Log Cabin Republicans RNC Convention Schedule

Schedule of Events

Sunday, August 26

  • Log Cabin Republicans of Florida Welcome Reception
    • The Tampa, Miami and Broward County LCR chapters welcome you to Florida! Mix, mingle and meet your fellow Log Cabin Republicans.
    • The Rusty Pelican, 2425 N. Rocky Point Drive Tampa, FL 33607
    • August 26th, from 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Monday, August 27

  • "Republicans Out to Win" with the Gay & Lesbian Victory Fund*
    • Out and proud Republicans are running for office at every level. Join us in celebrating their work to win a more inclusive GOP in November!
    • Special Guests: Former Congressman Jim Kolbe.
    • Oystercatchers at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, 2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, FL 33607
    • August 27th, from 3:00 to 5:00 PM

Wednesday, August 29

  • "Conservatives for the Freedom to Marry" with Freedom to Marry
    • Join us for brunch as we highlight the growing number of Republicans, particularly young conservatives, who believe that freedom means freedom for everyone.
    • Special Guests: Margaret Hoover, former FOX News contributor, author and current CNN contributor, Andrew Langer, president, Institute for Liberty
    • Holland & Knight, 100 N. Tampa Street, Ste 4100 Tampa, FL 33602
    • August 29th, from 10:00 AM - to 12:00 PM

Thursday, August 30

  • "Celebrating Congressional Allies" in support of LCR PAC
    • Log Cabin is working to fill the ranks of pro-equality Republicans so that our allies in Congress will have the reinforcements they need in the next battle for our fundamental freedoms. Meet our allies!
    • Special Guests: Rep. Bob Dold (R-IL), Rep. Judy Biggert (R-IL), Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R-CA), former Romney foreign policy spokesperson Richard Grenell, and more.
    • Location provided upon RSVP. Closed press.
    • August 30th, from 4:00 - 6:00 PM


    Log Cabin Republicans is the only Republican organization dedicated to representing the interests of gay and lesbian Americans and their allies. The 30-year old organization has state and local chapters nationwide, a full-time office in Washington, DC, a federal political action committee and state political action committees.