A list of forums, debates, public appearances and fundraisers open to the public by local candidates for elective office.
Hilton Head Island Republican Club breakfast for Mick Zais, state superintendent of education candidate: 9 a.m.-noon, Unit 2A of Port Royal Plaza; the club will supply coffee, attendees are asked to bring cookies, cakes, etc., to share; 843-681-9122
Luncheon for Hugh Weathers: noon, Reaves Fish Camp, 1509 Salem Road, Beaufort; Weathers is the Republican nominee for S.C. agriculture commissioner; hosted by Beaufort County GOP; seafood dishes and other lunch items will be available for $6.95; open to the public; 843-838-3189
Hilton Head Island mayoral forum: 4 p.m., Hilton Head Plantation Clubhouse; moderated by the Hilton Head Island League of Women Voters
Hilton Head Island TEA Party "Join the Movement Rally": 7:30-8:30 p.m., The Mall at Shelter Cove; Republican gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley will appear; free admission; refreshments provided
Other Nikki Haley rallies: 4-5 p.m. at Beaufort Town Center in front of the Hilton Garden Inn on Boundary Street and 6-7 p.m. at University of South Carolina Beaufort's Hilton Head Gateway Campus
Hilton Head Island Republican Club meeting: 4-6 p.m., Unit 2A of Port Royal Plaza; Jim Collett, candidate for Hilton Head Island mayor, Ed McCullough, candidate for mayor, and Charles E. Raley, candidate for Town Council Ward 5 seat, to speak
Hilton Head Island mayoral forum: 7 p.m., Hilton Head Island Town Hall, One Town Center Court; runoff debate, if necessary