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Political candidates running for the Colorado governor’s slot are planning visits with Chaffee County residents in Salida and Buena Vista this Memorial Day weekend. Jared Polis and Mike Johston, both running to become Colorado’s next governor, will be in the county.

Johnston, a Democratic candidate for governor, plans a 3-4:30 p.m. Saturday, May 26, public gathering at Seasons Cafe, 300 W. Sackett Ave. in Salida.

Polis, also running as a Democratic candidate for governor, has planned two meet-and-greet stops on Sunday, May 27. From 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sunday, he will be at the Buena Vista Adventure Hub, located at 801 Front Loop in Buena Vista. From noon to 1 p.m. the same day, Polis has scheduled a stop at Soulcraft Brewing, located at 248 W. Rainbow Blvd. (U.S. Highway 50), in Salida.

Colorado’s major party primaries are June 26 and ballots should begin arriving in the mail around June 4.