The Convention

When: Friday, June 13, 2014 and Saturday, June 14, 2014.

Where: DCU Center, 50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA 01608.

This year the convention is an endorsing convention, where candidates for our statewide offices will seek to earn the nomination of the party delegates. To find out more about the candidates, visit our elections page.

The final rules for the convention are available to download and are subject to change by the Massachusetts Democratic State Committee.

To volunteer for the convention, sign up online and we will contact you as we get closer to the convention date.

News about the convention will be posted below.

 

Democrats take Worcester by storm in 2 days!

As the 2014 Massachusetts Democratic Convention draws near, we are excited to share with you some final details. To ensure the convention runs flawlessly, there are some key things to take note of prior to attending.

Location and entrance
The convention will take place at the DCU Center located on 50 Foster Street, Worcester, MA 01608. The convention will start on Friday, June 13, 2014 and continue to Saturday, June 14, 2014. All Delegates and Alternates should enter the DCU Center through Door #1 on Major Taylor Boulevard.

Credentials, bags, and lanyards
If you received your credential in the mail, you will be able to enter the DCU center without going to the registration table. There will be volunteers handing out lanyards and bags before you check in with your teller.

If you did not receive your credential by mail, you will be able to check in at the registration table and pick up your credential. If you have not paid, you can pay at the registration table by check or credit card. Please note: the registration table will be separated by last name sorted alphabetically. The fee for Delegates and Alternates registering at the door will be $100. For full-time students, senior citizens (65 years and older), and persons with disabilities it will be $75. Anyone who has paid but require a replacement credential will be charged $50.

Disability Information
The DCU center is fully accessible for people with impairments. The Massachusetts Democratic Party appreciates all the challenge that people with disabilities face in participating, and will make good faith efforts to provide reasonable accommodations … Read More