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Eight things to know about Donald Trump’s Fort Worth rally Friday

Donald Trump will hold a noon rally Friday at the Fort Worth Convention Center. He last campaigned in North Texas at a rally at the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Sept. 14, 2015.
Donald Trump will hold a noon rally Friday at the Fort Worth Convention Center. He last campaigned in North Texas at a rally at the American Airlines Center in Dallas on Sept. 14, 2015. Star-Telegram

Heading to Donald Trump’s rally Friday?

So are perhaps 7,000 to 8,000 other people.

Here are a few things city officials want you to know about the noon rally at the Fort Worth Convention Center, 1201 Houston St.

▪ Doors open at 9 a.m. The entrance will be at the south end of the convention center near the Fort Worth Water Gardens.

▪ The event begins at noon in the Exhibit Hall, standing room only. No chairs will be available for the general public.

▪ Attendees must have a ticket to enter. To sign up for tickets or to get media credentials, visit http://www.donaldjtrump.com/schedule.

▪ Metal detectors will be in use. All people will be scanned.

GOP presidential candidate Donald Trumps rallies supporters at American Airlines Center in Dallas Sept. 14, 2015.

▪ Handheld signs are allowed. But signs attached to poles, stakes and sticks won’t be allowed. Also, confetti, streamers, Silly String and similar objects may not be used at any point and helium-filled balloons are not allowed inside the building.

▪ No outside food or beverage is allowed.

▪ The Fort Worth Convention Center does not provide wheelchairs. But people may bring their own.

▪ Parking is available at the 1100 Houston St. Parking Garage (entrance is on 11th Street ) and the 1301 Commerce St. Parking Garage (entrance is on Commerce Street). Parking costs $15 at entry. Cash and credit are accepted.

Anna Tinsley: 817-390-7610, @annatinsley

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