GOP Candidate Donald Trump Brings His Campaign to Winthrop Jan. 8

January 05, 2016

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bullet point Trump has ventures in real estate, sports and entertainment and has authored more than 15 bestsellers.
bullet point The 7 p.m. event is free, but tickets are required and are available at

Donald Trump

ROCK HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA — New York real estate tycoon Donald J. Trump will hold a presidential rally on Friday, Jan. 8 at the Winthrop Coliseum as he prepares for the Feb. 20 S.C. GOP primary.

Trump is running for president on the Republican ticket. In addition to ventures in real estate, sports and entertainment, Trump has authored more than 15 bestsellers.

The Jan. 8 event begins at 7 p.m. at the Winthrop Coliseum, with doors opening at 5 p.m.

General parking will be at the Coliseum, 1162 Eden Terrace. Campus police officers will direct traffic.

The event is free, but tickets are required and are available at

Entrants should PRINT OFF ticket(s) or be prepared to show ticket(s) on a mobile device at check-in. If entrants have registered but are unable to produce a ticket(s) there will be a separate check-in area, but it will add time to the overall check-in process.

All entrants will be screened upon arrival.

Winthrop University is a public institution dedicated to serving the state of South Carolina and to promoting the free exchange of ideas and informed citizenship. Winthrop University welcomes political candidates, elected officials, and guest speakers from all political and ideological perspectives to visit campus and to present their ideas to the Winthrop and Rock Hill communities. These appearances do not constitute an endorsement of any party, candidate, or ideological perspective.

All credential applications must be submitted no later than 24 hours prior to the event. If your request is approved you will be notified and sent additional logistical information.

For more information, contact Jeffrey M. Taillon at or call him at 803/546-3787.

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