Because the Congressional Black Caucus Institute Myrtle Beach Democratic Presidential Primary Debate will be a crucial debate for the 2008 Presidential Election, we are expecting a large turnout of national and international media to be in the Myrtle Beach area to cover this historic event.

Download the CNN Media Advisory (in a Word doc.) for details on credentialing.

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MEDIA ACCOMMODATION

The Myrtle Beach Marriott at Grande Dunes is the official media host hotel for the debate. We will be providing information on hotel properties in Myrtle Beach that will be offering special media rates before, during and after the debate. Information on these properties and the rates will be forthcoming.

Click here for a listing of hotel properties in Myrtle Beach offering special media rates before, during and after the debate.

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MEDIA TRANSPORTATION

The following rental car agencies are offering media special rates during the debate. Some have special promotional codes listed that you will need to enter on their website when reviewing fleet and rate information.



Alamo Promo Code: 706768
800-462-5266

Discount code reflects 10% off the best rate available for Compact, Intermediate, Full-Size, and SUV


800-rent-a-car


National Promo Code: 6302247
800-227-7368

Discount code reflects 10% off the best rate available for Compact, Intermediate, Full-Size, and SUV



800-944-7501



Thrifty Promo Code: MBDEB (must be entered in all caps)
800-367-2277


Visit Web site for special rates
800-643 RENT (7368)



5% Discount off advertised internet rate
800-441-3741

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The Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is eager to assist all media who intend to cover the upcoming debate. Photography and B-roll of the destination, including the debate venues, is available at no cost.

View a condensed preview of B-roll of the Myrtle Beach area and debate venues that can be ordered at no cost. This is only a sample of the final version. After viewing the preview, if you are interested in obtaining a Beta SP tape or DVD version, fill out the form and a copy will be mailed to you.

B-roll can also be ordered by calling 843-916-7291.

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PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography of the debates venues and the Myrtle Beach area may be obtained online.

Photography can also be ordered by calling 843-916-7291.

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