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Sat, Aug 11


1420 Old Ocean Hwy


Food, beverages, informational booths, and candidates.

Registration is Closed
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Time & Location

Aug 11, 2018, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

1420 Old Ocean Hwy, 1420 Old Ocean Hwy, Bolivia, NC 28422, USA

About The Event

Join us for BluExtravaganza at the Brunswick County Democratic Headquarters on Saturday, August 11, 2018 from 4:00-8:00 pm.

A good old-fashioned stump, BluExtravaganza is a time for us to gather and enjoy each other’s company. Candidates will speak regarding their plans/platform and will mingle and mix with members. Speakers include:

  • Special Guest, NC Senator and Democratic Whip, Terry Van Duyn
  • Deb Butler, NC House, District 18, Incumbent
  • David Sink, Jr., candidate for NC Senate
  • Tom Simmons, candidate for NC House, District 17
  • Marilyn Priddy, candidate for County Commissioner
  • Bill Flythe, candidate for Board of Education
  • Joanne Levitan, candidate for Board of Education

Come enjoy BBQ, Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, and entertainment. Beer and wine are available for purchase.

Various progressive groups will host informational tables.

Tickets are $10 and are available in advance or at the door on the day of the event. The entrance fee includes your meal, dessert and one non-alcoholic beverage. Purchase them here:



Welcome BCDP Chair Janis Simmons

Congressional District 7 Chairman Francisco Rivas-Diaz

NC House Representative District 18 Deb Butler

Candidate for Brunswick County Board of Education Joanne Levitan

Candidate for NC Court of Appeals Toby Hampson

Candidate for Brunswick County Board of Commissioners Marilyn Priddy

Recording Secretary of the NC Democratic Women Brenda Rivas-Diaz


Tidewater Jazz Ensemble


Candidate for NC House District 17 Tom Simmons

Senate Democratic Whip, Senator Terry Van Duyn – Keynote Speaker

Candidate for NC Supreme Court, Anita Earls

Candidate for Brunswick County Board of Education Bill Flythe

Candidate for NC Senate District 8 David Sink

NCDP 2nd Vice Chair Matt Hughes

Speaking on behalf of Candidate for Brunswick County Sheriff Charles Warren – Rev. Michael Darby

Speaking on behalf of Candidate for US Congress District 7 Dr. Kyle Horton – Dale Todd

Closing Remarks Kristen Colleran BCDP Secretary


Tidewater Jazz Ensemble

***Food will be served until 7:00pm***

***Last call for beer and wine will be at 7:45pm***

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