Just tuning in to the city's 2013 political races? This week is a great opportunity to catch a candidate forum.
Four are occuring on Tuesday evening alone. They feature incumbents Robert Lilligren and Meg Tuthill, who will be going head-to-head against their aggressive challengers for the first time since the DFL conventions.
Not sure which ward you live in? Check our map of council races.
Ward 10 council forum (Incumbent Meg Tuthill and Lisa Bender)
Bryant Square Park
Ward 6 council forum (Incumbent Robert Lilligren and Abdi Warsame)
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
2400 Park Ave.,
Center for Changing Lives, Centrum Room
Ward 13 council forum (Four candidates vying for open seat)
7 a.m. -8:30 p.m.
Burroughs Elementary School
Uptake mayoral forum
Downtown Minneapolis campus of the University of St. Thomas
Mayoral forum on urban agriculture
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Sabathani Community Center Auditorium
310 E 38th St # 200, Minneapolis
Public housing mayoral forum
10 a.m. - noon
314 Hennepin Avenue South
Pictured: A recent Ward 13 forum in southwest Minneapolis