President Obama will campaign in three key battleground states during the week of the Republican National Convention.

Obama will visit Colorado, Iowa and Virginia in a two-day swing starting on Aug. 28. Obama will be in Fort Collins, Colorado on and Ames, Iowa on Tuesday and Charlottesville, Va. on Wednesday, the White House announced on Wednesday.

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The trip takes place during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., which begins on Monday, Aug. 27.

Both first lady Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaObama on social media: You’ve got to ‘think before you tweet’ MSNBC trolls Trump with video montage of Obama saying ‘Merry Christmas’ Overnight Regulation: USDA delays healthy school lunch requirements | Senate panel advances controversial environmental pick | Drone industry pushes to ease rules | Dem commish joins energy regulator MORE and Vice President Biden will also be making prominent public appearances during the convention. Biden will travel to Tampa, Florida for campaign events on Monday, Aug. 27 and Tuesday, Aug. 28, the White House announced Tuesday.

Michelle Obama will also appear on "The Late Show with David Letterman" on Aug. 29, the third day of the convention.

The campaign events are also noteworthy as presidents usually don't make prominent campaign stops during the opposing party's national convention.