Friday May 18, 2018

Time Event Location
Noon Registration Opens Colisee
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM Activist Workshop
  • Run Local (Part 1 and 2)
1:00 PM to 2:30 PM Activist Workshop
  • AARP (Med/SS)
  • Wabanaki-Reach
Hilton Garden Inn
You do not need to register at the Colisee before attending the workshops.
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM Activist Workshop
  • Grassroots Lobbying
  • New Mainers
  • Ranked-Choice Voting
Hilton Garden Inn
You do not need to register at the Colisee before attending the workshops.
3:00 PM Rules Committee Meeting Colisee
4:00 PM Doors Open Colisee
5:00 PM Opening Ceremony
  • Committee Reports
  • Constitutional Officers Remarks
  • CD 2 Candidate Remarks
  • Congresswoman Chellie Pingree
  • US Senate Candidate Remarks
8:00 PM Recess Colisee
8:00 PM Androscoggin County Welcome Reception Museum LA
Not within walking distance from the Colisee.
8:00 PM Candidate Hospitality Events TBA

Note: Dinner is not provided on Friday night.

Saturday May 19, 2018

Time Event Location
7:00 AM Emerge Breakfast Franco American Center
7:00 AM Registration Resumes Colisee
9:00 AM Convention Reconvenes Colisee
9:15 AM Platform Debate Colisee
10:30 AM Delegate Registration Closes
Guests can continue to register
10:45 AM Maine House & Senate Election Briefing Colisee
11:45 AM Break for Lunch / County Caucuses Colisee
Longley Elementary
1:45 PM Convention Resumes Colisee
2:15 PM Youth Organizing Forum Colisee
2:45 PM Gubernatorial Remarks Colisee
4:15 PM Keynote Speaker: Congressman Joaquin Castro Colisee
5:00 PM Guest Registration Closes
Unfinished Business
6:00 PM Adjourn Colisee
6:00 PM Victory Starts Here Reception Colisee
This is a ticketed event.

Sunday May 20, 2018

Time Event Location
8:00 AM Maine Democratic State Committee Meeting Colisee

This schedule was updated on May 16th and it is subject to change.

Note: New members of the State Committee are elected at Convention. If you are interested in running for the State Committee, the form is here.

Your 2018 Petition for Democratic State Committee Member must be signed by at least 10 Delegates or Alternates to the State Convention from your county. Petitions must be submitted to the Democratic State Committee Headquarters by May 4th, 2018 at 5:00 PM: 320 Water St 3rd Floor, PO Box 5258, Augusta, Maine 04332-5258. Please submit original only, by certified mail with return receipt, or hand delivered with receipt given to the bearer.