2018 Idaho Democratic Convention

2018 Idaho Democratic Convention

June 29-30, 2018
College of Idaho in Caldwell, Idaho


Congratulations, County Delegate! You are one of the lucky Idaho Democrats who will be writing our Party Platform for 2018. The Idaho Democratic State Platform is a reflection of our Party’s values and priorities. We are encouraging delegates to bring their politically active spouses to join them for a fun weekend of socializing and inspiring training. The State Convention will be held June 29 & 30 at the College of Idaho in Caldwell.


You can expect to spend between $300-$500 per person depending on your individual travel costs and activities. For hotel reservations, please visit this page to see available hotels in the area.

Follow this link to see available hotels in the area: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1C_UW6-lnO3EAdkXrGjz3wBfZcdTFPDAifaE3D-zzajA/edit


Convention events start at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, June 29th and ends at 9:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 30th.


7:30 a.m. Breakfast with Secretary of State Candidate Jill Humble ($25)

9:00 a.m. Registration Begins

10:00 a.m. Delegate Orientation Begins

10:30 a.m. Platform Hearing #1

12:30 a.m. Luncheon with Lt. Governor Candidate Kristin Collum ($25)

2:00 p.m. Panel TBA

4:00 p.m. Platform Committee Open Office Hour

5:30 p.m. Social with State Superintendent Candidate Cindy Wilson ($20)

7:00 p.m. Les and Mary Peck Banquet with Let America Vote President and keynote speaker, Jason Kander ($45)


7:30 a.m. Idaho Democratic Women’s Caucus Breakfast ($25)

9:00 a.m. Platform Hearing #2

10:30 a.m. Panel TBA

12:30 p.m. Luncheon with Congressional Candidates Aaron Swisher and Cristina McNeil ($25)

1:30 p.m. State Central Committee Meeting Orientation

2:00 p.m. State Central Committee Meeting

4:30 p.m. Convention Convenes

7:00 p.m. Canyon County Dems Event, Location TBD ($20)

There is a variety of activities planned for the weekend so please choose those that interest you most on this Eventbrite page so we can plan our attendance numbers correctly.

Visit our Eventbrite page to RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-idaho-democratic-convention-tickets-46738726790

We hope that delegates can have the full convention experience, but understand that for some this is not possible. If you are not able to attend convention, please know that your feedback to our party platform is important and you will have opportunities prior to convention to be involved in that conversation.

Please contact info@idahodems.org with any questions.