BERNIE SANDERS TO HEADLINE RALLY AND CONCERT AT QUALCOMM STADIUM SUNDAY

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By Miriam Raftery

June 4, 2016 (San Diego) –  Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders will be back in San Diego on Sunday, June 5th at Qualcomm Stadium’s parking lot for a “Future to Believe in and Get Out the Vote Concert and Rally.”  Doors open at 3 p.m. 

The concert and rally will feature Nahko and Medicine for the People, Michael Mowgli & The Altruists, Joel Rafael, and special guests George Lopez, Shailene Woodley, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, Kendrick Sampson and Dr. Cornel West.

This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are strongly encouraged. Admission is first come, first served.  To RSVP or get details visit https://go.berniesanders.com/page/event/detail/rally/gplf2x

This will be Senator Sanders third campaign visit to San Diego.  In April, he drew a crowd of 13,000 people at the Convention Center.  In May, he drew thousands in the South Bay and also made a stop at a high school in Vista.

Sanders' rivals, former Secretary of State and Democratic contender Hillary Clinton and Republican business mogul Donald Trump, both made campaign stops in San Diego over the past week in anticipation of the primary on Tuesday, June 7.

For security reasons, the Sanders campaign asks that  people not bring bags and limit what you bring to small, personal items like keys and cell phones. Weapons, sharp objects, chairs, and signs or banners will not be allowed through security.

Limited parking is available on-site, carpooling is strongly encouraged. For public transportation from San Diego - Santa Fe Depot Station, take the Green Line trolley directly to Qualcomm Stadium. The Orange Line trolley also services Santa Fe Depot Station.


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