If you are interested in attending public events where candidates are invited to speak or attend, please see the list below. If you have any questions, be sure to email me at or text 863.209.4037.

Monday, August 1 5:30pm
Kiwanis Candidates’ Forum
Polk State College Public Safety Center
1251 Jim Keene Blvd. Winter Haven

Tuesday, August 2 noon
Rotary District 1 Candidates’ Forum
First United Methodist Church Lakeland
Rotarians and guests welcome
link to more information

Tuesday, August 2 5:30pm-8pm
Lakeland Area Chamber of Commerce Hob Nob
Aerospace Discovery at the Florida Air Museum at Sun ‘n Fun – Lakeland
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Thursday, August 4 5:30pm-8pm
WhistleStop Political Rally & BBQ
Heartland Church Auditorium
225 Ave. B NW Winter Haven
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Friday, August 5 6-9pm
First Friday – Back to School
Downtown Lakeland

Friday, August 5 6pm-10pm
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Hob Nob
Lake Mirror Tower – Lakeland
link to more information 

Saturday, August 6 6pm
PCSSA  Candidates’ Forum
36 North Idylwild Dr. Winter Haven

Sunday, August 7 4pm-6pm
Meet Billy Townsend at the Derry Down
We are having a party! Come out to the Derry Down in Winter Haven for hot dogs and fun. It’s a great way to meet Billy, pick up yard signs, sign up to volunteer. Everyone’s invited but we’d like an RSVP.
297 5th St. NW – Winter Haven

Tuesday, August 9 6pm
League of Women Voters Candidates’ Forum
Polk County Government Center Bartow

Friday, August 12 6pm
Lake Eva Pig Roast & Political Rally
Lake Eva Event Center Haines City
Link to more information

Thursday, August 18 5pm
Polk Politics Candidates Rally
Bartow Chamber of Commerce 

2250 South Floral Avenue
Bartow Civic Center – Bartow
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