CNN announces back-to-back GOP town halls

Updated 10:12 AM EST, Thu February 18, 2016

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The events are set for this Wednesday and Thursday

They will take place in South Carolina, site of the next GOP primary

(CNN) —  

CNN announced Saturday that it will host back-to-back Republican town hall events in South Carolina on Wednesday and Thursday nights at 8 p.m. ET.

Over the course of two nights, all six of the remaining GOP presidential candidates will have the opportunity to answer questions from Palmetto State voters, who go to the polls on Saturday, February 20, for the Republican Party primary.

CNN’s Anderson Cooper will moderate both events.

Ben Carson, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio will gather in Greenville for Wednesday night’s prime-time broadcast. On Thursday, Donald Trump, Jeb Bush and John Kasich will appear in Columbia.

The events will air live on CNN, CNN International and CNN en Espanol and be streamed live online on CNNgo.