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Carson holding luncheon in Vegas ahead of caucus

Posted at 1:50 PM, Feb 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-15 22:06:58-05

Dr. Ben Carson is hosting a luncheon in the hours before the Nevada caucus Tuesday, Feb. 23.

The luncheon with the Republican presidential candidate will take place at Red Rock Country Club starting at noon with a VIP reception and photo opportunity. The luncheon will be from 12:30-1:30 p.m.

Guest tickets start at $250 and go up to $2,700. Tickets can be bought on Carson's website.

The caucus will be held that evening.

Carson had been leading in poll numbers but only got 2.3 percent of the vote in the New Hampshire primary and 9.3 percent in the Iowa caucus.