UNITING AMERICA
Convention Program (All times are EDT)

August 17th, Monday
Theme: “We The People” 
8:00am-8:00pm    All Day: State Delegation Breakfasts, Lunches & Receptions, DNC Caucus and Council Meetings, Virtual Policy Roundtables & Allied Events
8:00pm-9:00pm    Coalition & State Pre-Convention Programs, followed by Watch Parties
8:00pm-9:00pm    Pre-Show: Behind The Rhyme: Your Voice Your Vote9:00pm-11:00pm  Main Program
Opening Ceremonies
Committee Reports (Credentials, Rules and Platform)
Speakers: Senator Amy Klobuchar (MN), Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (NV), Governor Andrew Cuomo (NY), Governor Gretchen Whitmer (MI), Congressman Jim Clyburn (SC), Congressman & Convention Chair Bennie Thompson (MS), Congresswoman Gwen Moore (WI), Senator Doug Jones (AL), Performance by Maggie Rogers, Performance by Leon Bridges, Senator Bernie Sanders (VT), and former First Lady Michelle Obama.
Innvocation: Reverend Dr. Gabriel Salguero, Benediction: Pastor Jerry Young

Each night at 8pm on Twitch

August 18th, Tuesday
Theme: “Steady Leadership”
8:00am-8:00pm   All Day: State Delegation Breakfasts, Lunches & Receptions, DNC Caucus & Council Meetings, Policy Roundtables and Allied Events
8:00pm-9:00pm   Coalition & State Pre-Convention Programs, followed by Watch Parties
8:00pm-9:00pm   Pre-Show: Behind The Rhyme: Your Voice Your Vote
9:00pm-11:00pm  Main Program
Keynote: By 17 “Rising Stars”

Roll Call Across America: Will occur across all 50 states, DC and the Territories
Speakers: Former US Attorney General Sally Yates, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (NY), former Secretary of State John Kerry, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY), Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE), former President Bill Clinton, Dr. Jill Biden. Benediction: Bishop Mariann Edgar Budde

Tuesday’s Keynote will feature seventeen of the Democratic Party’s rising stars from all across the country: Former State House Minority Leader and gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams (GA), State Senator Raumesh Akbari (TN), Congressman Colin Allred (TX),Congressman Brendan Boyle (PA), State Senator Yvanna Cancela (NV), former State Representative Kathleen Clyde (OH), Commissioner of Agriculture Nikki Fried (FL), Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia (CA), State Representative Malcolm Kenyatta (PA), State Senator Marlon Kimpson (SC), Congressman Conor Lamb (PA), State Representative Mari Manoogian (MI), State Representative Victoria Neave (TX), Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, State Representative Sam Park (GA), State Representative Denny Ruprecht (NH), Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin (AL)

 

August 19th, Wednesday
Theme: “A Future for All”
8:00am-9:00pm   All Day: State Delegation Breakfasts, Lunches & Receptions, DNC Caucus and Council Meetings, Policy Roundtables and Allied Events
8:00pm-9:00pm   Coalition & State Pre-Convention Programs, followed by Watch Parties
7:30pm-8:15pm    Pre-Show: DNCC/DGA: Bold Leadership: Women Governors Leading the States
8:00pm-9:00pm      Behind The Rhyme: Your Voice Your Vote
9:00pm-11:00pm  Main Program

Jennifer Hudson will perform Wednesday (Getty)

Speakers: Senator Elizabeth Warren (MA), Performance by Billie Eilish, US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (CA), former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Governor Tony Evers (WA), Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM), former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords (AZ), Performance by Jennifer Hudson, Vice Presidential Nominee Senator Kamala Harris and former President Barack Obama.
Benediction: His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros of America

August 20th, Thursday
Theme: “America’s Promise”
8:00am-9:00pm   All Day: State Delegation Breakfasts, Lunches & Receptions, DNC Caucus and Council Meetings, Policy Roundtables and Allied Events
8:00pm-9:00pm   Coalition & State Pre-Convention Programs, followed by Watch Parties
7:00pm-8:00pm     Pre-Show: DNCC/DGA: #DemGovsGetItDone: Progress in Red & Purple States
8:00pm-9:00pm     Behind The Rhyme: Your Voice Your Vote
8:00pm-9:00pm     Crooked Media presents Pod Save America Live
9:00pm-11:00pm  Main Program
Speakers: Senator Cory Booker (NJ), former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg (IN), Peformance by The Chicks, Governor Gavin Newsom (CA), Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms (GA), Senator Tammy Baldwin (WI), Senator Tammy Duckworth (IL), Senator Chris Coons (DE), Andrew Yang (NY), The Biden Family, Presidential Nominee Joe Biden.
Invocation: Sister Simone Campbell, Benediction: Rabbi Lauren Berkun, The Reverend James Martin, SJ, Imam Dr. Al-Hajj Talib ‘Abdur-Rashid