The event is free and residents will have an opportunity to meet with the candidates.
“This is a wonderful family event where children are also welcome to participate and observe the democratic process in action,” the organizers said.
The forum is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, at Ed Brown Senior Center, 18402 West Bernardo Drive, San Diego. The candidates will take the stage from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Faulconer received 42.2 percent of the votes in the Nov. 19 special election. Alvarez picked up 27.2 percent. The runoff election will be in February, but a date has not been set.