The annual Boone Area Chamber of Commerce Meet the Candidates Forum is scheduled for Tuesday, October 5th, from 6:30 - 9:00 pm.

Due to COVID-19 considerations, this event will be held in a virtual format and streamed live on the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce YouTube and Facebook channels, as well as WATA Radio (1450/96.5, and GoBlueRidge.net).

Hosted by the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce, candidates will have the chance to inform the local business community about their platform, goals, and objectives.

Questions will be asked by a moderator and will come from audience submission as well as suggested topics from the Chamber's Government Relations Committee.

Those that wish to submit a question in advance can do so by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

This forum features the nine candidates running for Boone Town Council as well as the lone candidate for Boone Mayor.

If you have questions, call 828-264-2225 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..