Xpress has learned that President Bill Clinton will visit Western North Carolina for a rally in downtown Asheville’s City County Plaza on Thursday. Clinton is traveling to Western North Carolina in support of Congressman Heath Shuler, who is running for re-election in North Carolina’s 11th District. The Rally will be at City County Plaza in Downtown Asheville and starts at 12:30pm. Doors open at 10:30 am and the event is free and open to the public.
According to the Buncombe County Democratic Party, a limited number of tickets for VIP seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis from 12pm to 2pm on Tuesday, October 19, and Wednesday, October 20, at the following One Stop Early Voting locations: North Asheville Library, Downtown Asheville Training Center, West Asheville Library, Black Mountain Library and South Buncombe Library or by contacting the Buncombe County Democratic Headquarters at (828) 274-4482 or firstname.lastname@example.org.