Republican candidate Michelle Bachmann will tour each of Iowa's 99 counties before the year is out.
Bachmann's campaign says she'll start in northwest Iowa on Friday. From there she'll spend the next 10 days criss-crossing the state.
Bachmann will be in Sioux City for the debate on Thursday at the Tyson Events Center.
Bachmann was the winner of the Iowa straw poll in August.
Here is Bachmann's Northwest Iowa schedule for December 16:
11:30 a.m. = Family Table Restaurant in Le Mars
12:45 p.m. = The Dutch Bakery in Orange City
2:15 p.m. = Shari's Kitchen & Catering in Rock Rapids
3:45 p.m. = Pizza Ranch in Sibley
4:45 p.m. = Pizza Ranch in Primghar
5:45 p.m. = Danny's Sports Spot in Cherokee
6:45 p.m. = Grand Central Coffee Station in Storm Lake
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