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Multiple tours to be offered during national convention

Multiple tours of area attractions will be available during the 2014 National Convention in Charlotte. Tours get under way Aug. 21 and run through Aug. 25.

Available to convention attendees are tours of Charlotte, the Charlotte Motor Speedway, Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, the Billy Graham Library and the NASCAR Hall of Fame. All tours depart from and return to the Charlotte Convention Center.

Lew White Tours is the official tour operator for the national convention in Charlotte. Contact them at (317) 217-1007 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. ET to make reservations via the phone.

For details of the tours, along with registration forms, click here. A registration booth also will be set up in the convention registration desk from noon-4:30 p.m. Aug. 21, 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Aug. 22-23, and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 24-25. Tickets purchased in advance can be picked up at the booth.