"Windy City Welcome"
Museum of Science and Industry
Tuesday, Aug. 7 | 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
You’ll have exclusive access to the largest science center in the Western Hemisphere and experience fascinating, world-class exhibits. During your exploration of the museum, you will get a “taste” of what makes Chicago famous – food, fun and music. A traditional “Taste of Chicago” will showcase all the famous eats and tunes from the Windy City, from deep-dish pizza to the classic Chicago style hot dog, from jazz to gospel to rock.
“Georgia on My Mind”
2013 Atlanta Kickoff Luncheon
Wednesday, Aug.8 | 12 noon-1:30 pm
Join House Speaker David Ralston, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and the Georgia Host Committee for a “Georgia on My Mind” kickoff luncheon. Enjoy a taste of the South with delicious classics like fried chicken, macaroni and cheese, peach pie and sweet tea. You’ll also be entertained with the soulful sounds of the Peach State's Ms. Sheila Raye Charles, the daughter of the late Ray Charles. Come with a hearty appetite and enjoy Southern hospitality, entertainment and tasty down-home dishes. You can also visit with our outstanding exhibitors to learn about an amazing range of great products, information and services, while getting excited for next year’s Summit in Atlanta. We hope that Georgia is on your mind, ya'll!