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President Barack Obama To Visit Chicago For 'Get Out The Vote' Rally

October 31, 2018 - 1:36 pm

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Former President Barack Obama is coming to Chicago to support fellow Democrats.

Mr. Obama will headline the Chicago Get Out The Vote rally on Sunday at the UIC Pavilion. The rally will highlight the importance of electing Democrats up and down the ballot, including JB Pritzker, Juliana Stratton, Kwame Raoul, Sean Casten, and Lauren Underwood.

Mr. Obama will focus on electing Democrats and encouraging Illinoisans to get out and vote on Election Day,  Nov. 6.

If you wish to attend the event, you can RSVP a spot at www.jbpritzker.com/obama. Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis starting Thursday, Nov. 1, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at one of the following field offices.

  • Belmont Office: 1051 W Belmont Ave. Chicago, IL 60657
  • Ward 2 Office: 1402 N Ashland Ave. Chicago, IL 60622
  • Jefferson Park Office: 4750 W. Peterson Ave. Chicago, IL 60646
  • West Side Office: 4728 W Madison St. Chicago, IL, 60644
  • South Side Office: 5401 S. Wentworth Ave. Chicago, IL 60609
  • Beverly Office: 1808 W 103rd St. Chicago, IL 60643

There is a 2 per person ticket limit. Tickets are required, but do not guarantee admission. Ticket are complimentary and not for sale or re-sale.