Democrats from across the district including Wilton, Weston, Westport, Redding, Ridgefield and Easton will join together on Aug. 28 for a campaign rally. The event will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. (rain or shine) at Merwin Meadows Park, at 52 Lovers Lane in Wilton.
The regional campaign rally will feature Governor Ned Lamont, Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Attorney General William Tong, andcandidates for Secretary of State, Treasurer, State Senate and State Representative. The event will kick-off a major get out the vote effort for the November 2022 election.
“We are grateful to have forward thinking representatives who are committed to protecting individual rights and freedoms, while promoting job growth and fiscal responsibility. Join us to celebrate their accomplishments, show your support and your commitment to protect and promote democracy as we move towards Election Day”, said event organizers in a press release.
The Democratic Town Committees of Weston, Westport, Wilton, Ridgefield, Redding and Easton have joined forces for the first time to organize the regional event, which will feature remarks from Democratic officials and candidates, and will include opportunities to volunteer for campaigns, food trucks, raffle drawings, music and a kids play area. Attendees are asked to bring a chair and their commitment to Get Out the Vote!
Carpooling is encouraged, but parking will be available at Merwin Meadows Park, Wilton Playshop, the Congregational Church, and the Wilton Train Station.
Inquiries can be directed to Leslie Holmes from the Wilton DTC at firstname.lastname@example.org or 415-564-9969.