Bernie Sanders to host presidential rally in Birmingham


Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will be holding a rally in Birmingham next weekend. The rally will happen at Kelly Ingram Park on Sunday, May 19 at 4 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public. Entrance is first come, first served.

According to officials with his campaign, Sanders will use the rally to discuss voting rights, education reform, environmental racism, and eradicating poverty.

The stop is part of a swing through southern states that also includes Charlotte, North Carolina, Denmark, South Carolina, and August, Georgia.

Sunday, May 19

4 p.m. Rally in Birmingham with Sen. Bernie Sanders
Kelly Ingram Park, 500 17th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203 
Information for the public: This event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required, but an RSVP is encouraged. Entrance is provided on a first come, first served basis.