It’s shaping up to be a big weekend for presidential politics in Eau Claire in the next few days as four presidential candidates are expected to make appearances.
Donald Trump will be holding a town hall at Memorial High School. According to his campaign website, the event will start at 7 p.m. The Eau Claire Area School District’s superintendent has confirmed that Trump’s campaign signed a contract to rent the facility for Saturday.
Senator Ted Cruz is scheduled to be at the Florian Gardens Sunday night. Doors open at 6:30 p.m, and tickets are limited.
Cruz’s wife, Heidi Cruz, will be in Eau Claire tomorrow morning for a meet and greet with Carly Fiorina. That event is set for 8 a.m. at the Green Mill on Craig Road.
Senator Bernie Sanders’ campaign also plans to be in Eau Claire on Saturday. Sanders will hold a town meeting at Zorn Arena on U.W.-Eau Claire’s campus. Doors open at 10 a-m, and the event is free and open to the public.
Rival candidate Hillary Clinton will also be in Eau Claire on Saturday as well but there’s no word yet on when or where the event will be held.