(CNN) - With the Republican convention over, newly nominated presidential and vice presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan spend Friday campaigning together in Florida and Virginia. The newly official duo attend a farewell rally just outside of Tampa.
Meanwhile, President Barack Obama heads to Texas to meet with troops and Vice President Joe Biden campaigns in Ohio.
Also Friday, events begin to get underway for next week's Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.
See a full schedule of the day's events after the jump.
9 a.m. ET - DNCC CEO Steve Kerrigan, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx, and DNCC COO Theo LeCompte unveil the DNC podium and hold an open house for Charlotte residents and school children.
10 a.m. ET - Romney and Ryan attend RNC farewell victory rally in Lakeland, Florida.
11 a.m. ET - Biden attends a campaign event with supporters at the United Auto Workers Local 1714 Union Hall in Lordstown, Ohio.
2 p.m. ET - Romney and Ryan attend a rally in Richmond, Virginia.
2:15 p.m. ET - Obama holds a roundtable with troops in Fort Bliss, Texas.
3 p.m. ET - Obama delivers remarks at the First Aviation Support Battalion Hanger on the base.