Due to expectations of a large crowd, Democratic presidential primary frontrunner Bernie Sanders is moving a planned rally Saturday in Northern Virginia.
The Vermont senator will be competing in Virginia’s primary contest Tuesday.
Saturday’s rally will now be held at 4 p.m. at St. James Sports, Wellness and Entertainment Complex at 6805 Industrial Road, Springfield. The previous venue was outside of Leesburg.
The event will include Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minnesota.
Doors open at 2:30 p.m. Tickets are not required, but an RSVP is encouraged. Entrance is provided on a first come, first served basis.
Those traveling by Metro can take the blue line to Franconia-Springfield; from Metro Bay F, take the 322 bus to Industrial Road and Fairfax Archives.