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Obama visits Charlotte Friday; here’s how to go

President Barack Obama will return to North Carolina to campaign for Hillary Clinton on Friday.
President Barack Obama will return to North Carolina to campaign for Hillary Clinton on Friday. Getty Images

President Barack Obama will return to Charlotte on Friday to campaign for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and to encourage early voting.

The president will appear at a 6 p.m. event at PNC Music Pavilion, 707 Pavilion Blvd., in Charlotte after an earlier stop in Fayetteville. Doors will open at 4 p.m.

Members of the public interested in attending must pick up a ticket on Wednesday or Thursday from one of these locations near early voting sites:

▪ Barnhardt Student Activity Center at UNC Charlotte. Wednesday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., or Thursday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.

▪ Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, 5409 Beatties Ford Road. Wednesday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m., or Thursday, 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

▪ The lawn of the Bette Rae Thomas Recreation Center, at the corner of Tuckaseegee Road and Clay Avenue. Wednesday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., or Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Tickets are limited to two per person and do not guarantee admission.

Staff reports

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