The Xpress Campaign Calendar up and running again. So if you are one of the many candidates running in one of the many elections in Buncombe County, or even a supporter hosting an event, we want them in our paper and on our Web site. Send news of public campaign events to email@example.com or leave a message at 251-1333, ext. 153.
Wednesday, Aug. 19: "Keeping it Real" event for Asheville City Council candidate Cecil Bothwell at the Wedge Brewery, 7 to 9 p.m. Meets every first and third Wednesday. Info: www.cecilbothwell.wordpress.com
Thursday, Aug. 20: Asheville Mayor Terry Bellamy's re-election campaign headquarters grand opening, 6 to 8 p.m. 524B Hendersonville Road, from 6 to 8 p.m. Participants are asked to bring donations of office supplies. Info: www.mayorbellamy.com.
Thursday, Aug. 20: The Buncombe County Republican Action Club meets at Ryan's steak house on Brevard Road from 6 to 8 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 20: Gordon a Go-Go fundraiser for Asheville City Council candidate Gordon Smith at the Flood Gallery in the Phil Mechanic Building, 8 to 10 p.m. Info: gordonforasheville.com
Friday Sept. 11: Deadline for registering to vote in the Asheville City Council primary election.
Sept. 17-Oct. 3: Early voting begins for the primary. For details, contact Buncombe County Election Services at 250-4200, or visit www.buncombecounty.org/governing/depts/election.
Tuesday, Oct. 6: Primary election (within Buncombe, Asheville only).
Friday, Oct. 9: Deadline for registering to vote in the general election.
Oct. 15-31: Early voting begins for all municipal elections in Buncombe.
Tuesday, Nov. 3: General election for all municipal elections in Buncombe.