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Democratic National Convention Schedule

All times listed in Eastern Time (ET). Check out more events from our partner organizations and our Interfaith Welcome Service on Sunday, August 16.

Daytime Events (9 AM - 7 PM ET)

The Hispanic Caucus, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency caucuses, will meet on August 19 at 12:00 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public. 

August 19, 2020

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Democratic Party of Wisconsin and Arena are hosting Campaign Academy 2020 — a free virtual training that will take place during the convention. Campaign Academy 2020 will give participants a look behind-the-scenes of political campaigns and prepare them with the skills, knowledge, and tools to find meaningful campaign volunteer experiences.

From August 17-20, we’ll host four days of training, where participants can build a schedule of sessions from campaign fundamentals to organizing to digital.

August 19, 2020

12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Labor Council, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency councils, will meet on August 19 at 1:00 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public. 

August 19, 2020

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The AAPI Caucus, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency caucuses, will meet on August 19 at 1:00 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public. 

August 19, 2020

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Black Caucus, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency caucuses, will meet on August 19 at 2:00 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public. 

August 19, 2020

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Interfaith Council, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency councils, will meet on August 19 at 2:30 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public.

August 19, 2020

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

The Ethnic Council, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency councils, will meet on August 19 at 3:00 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public. 

August 19, 2020

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Women’s Caucus, which is one of the DNC’s official constituency caucuses, will meet on August 19 at 5:00 PM ET and will be open to delegates and the public. 

August 19, 2020

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Pre-Show (7-9 PM ET)

The Democratic Governors Association is excited to host a panel on Bold Leadership: Women Governors Leading the States featuring Oregon Gov. Kate Brown, Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly, New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, Maine Gov. Janet Mills, and Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, moderated Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo.

At a point when the country’s eyes have turned to Democratic governors for leadership, the six women Democratic governors representing Kansas, Maine, Michigan, New Mexico, Oregon, and Rhode Island have emerged as trusted figures in an uncertain time. With voters hungry for representation that actually represents this country, we are proud to be able to present to America six women executive leaders who are moving their states and this country forward.

August 19, 2020

7:30 pm - 8:15 pm

Behind The Rhyme presents Your Voice Your Vote, a live special featuring coverage and a simulcast of the Democratic National Convention, starting at 8:00 PM ET. And tune in after the convention for a post-show panel followed by a DJ set with DJ Cassidy!

Featuring appearances, panels and performances from artists and personalities who want to talk about the issues at stake this November. Watch live exclusively on Twitch and jump into the chat to let your voice be heard.

Aug 19, 2020

8:00 pm

Convention Program (9-11 PM ET)

Join us on Wednesday, August 19 from 9-11 pm ET for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention, where we’ll hear from Kamala Harris and nominate her as the next Vice President of the United States.

Featuring: Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Gov. Tony Evers, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, and Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Senator Elizabeth Warren for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 for a performance by Billie Eilish at the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Speaker Nancy Pelosi for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Governor Tony Evers for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 for a performance by Jennifer Hudson at the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 for a performance by Prince Royce at the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from Senator Kamala Harris, as she accepts the Vice Presidential nomination at the Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

10:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Tune in Wednesday, August 19 to hear from former President Barack Obama for the third night of the 2020 Democratic National Convention.

August 19, 2020

10:00 pm - 11:00 pm