The Charleston Trident Association of Realtors will host a "meet the candidates" event from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Charleston Towne Landing's new Founders Hall.

Those attending can mingle with at least 15 candidates for lieutenant governor, treasurer, Congress and for several state House seats.

Members can attend for free, while others will be asked to buy a $30 ticket to attend. The event includes beer, wine, hors d'ouevres and music. Tickets can be bought at www.CharlestonStumpRally.com.