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When and Where You Can See 2020 Democrats This Weekend

June 20, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Gavin Jackson

Nearly all the Democratic presidential candidates will be in South Carolina this weekend for the state Democratic Party convention and other events surrounding it.

Twenty-two candidates are expected to participate in Jim Clyburn’s World Famous Fish Fry on Friday evening,  21 candidates are confirmed for the SCDP convention and 19 candidates will participate in the Planned Parenthood We Decide Election Forum.

Candidates speaking at the fish fry include: Colorado Sen. Michael Bennet, former Vice President Joe Biden, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker, South Bend Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg, former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro, former Maryland Congressman John Delaney, Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, California Sen. Kamala Harris, former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Miramar Florida Mayor Wayne Messam, Massachusetts Congressman Seth Moulton, former Texas Congressman Beto O’Rourke, Ohio Congressman Tim Ryan, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, California Congressman Eric Swalwell, Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, Marianne Williamson and Andrew Yang.

The candidates speaking at the convention are the same as above with the exception of: Miramar Florida Mayor Wayne Messam.

SCETV will livestream Congressman Jim Clyburn’s World Famous Fish Fry and the SCDP convention on its YouTube page and Facebook page.

The candidates for the Planned Parenthood forum are the same as the fish fry with the exception of:  Hawaii Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Miramar Florida Mayor Wayne Messam. 

NowThis News, C-SPAN and other outlets will stream the Planned Parenthood We Decide Election Forum that will take place on Saturday as well. The event is not open to the public. 

You can watch candidates' full speeches from previous South Carolina campaign stops on SCETV's YouTube page.

This information is subject to change. South Carolina ETV will update this list of events as information is provided by campaigns. All locations are in Columbia unless otherwise noted.

 

Friday, June 21

Events:

7:00 p.m. South Carolina Democratic Party Blue Palmetto Dinner, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St.

7:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m. Jim Clyburn’s World Famous Fish Fry EdVenture Children's Museum, Coble Plaza, 211 Gervais St.

Tentative schedule:

4:00 p.m. Sen. Kamala Harris women’s meet and greet 1335 Elm Abode Ter. Columbia, South Carolina 29210 

4:30 p.m. Mayor Pete Buttigieg meets with local leaders at New Ebenezer Baptist Church, 312 S. Ravenel St, Florence, SC 29506

5:30 p.m. Sen. Kamala Harris’ convention kick-off party, 907 Senate St.

6:45 p.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper to speak at Young Democrats of SC Welcome, 902 Gervais St.

10:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Candidates deliver remarks at Jim Clyburn’s World Famous Fish Fry

 

Saturday, June 22

Events:

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. South Carolina Democratic Party Convention, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Garden Area, 1101 Lincoln St.

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Planned Parenthood We Decide Election Forum, University of South Carolina Alumni Center, 900 Senate St.

Tentative schedule:

8:45 a.m., Sen. Kamala Harris pre-convention rally, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St.

9:00 a.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper attends men’s breakfast and health screening at Brookland Baptist Church, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC

9:00 a.m. Sen. Cory Booker attends a faith breakfast at  Grace Christian Ministry, 5010 Monticello Rd.

10:00 a.m. Sen. Kamala Harris addresses SCDP Convention

10:00 a.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper hosts roundtable discussion with gun reform advocates at Café Strudel, 300 State St., West Columbia, SC

10:45 a.m. Mayor Pete Buttigieg addresses the SCDP convention

11:00 a.m. Sen. Cory Booker visits Toliver's Mane Event Barbershop, 6102 N. Main St.

11:25 a.m. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand participates in Planned Parenthood forum

11:30 a.m. Sen. Kamala Harris participates in Planned Parenthood forum

11:30 a.m. Sen. Amy Klobuchar addresses the SCDP convention

11:50 a.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper participates in Planned Parenthood forum

12:00 p.m. Mayor Pete Buttigieg participates in Planned Parenthood forum

1:00 p.m. Sen. Bernie Sanders addresses SCDP Convention

1:25 p.m. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand addresses SCDP Convention

2:20 p.m. Former Congressman John Delaney participates in Planned Parenthood forum

2:30 p.m. Congressman Eric Swalwell addresses SCDP Convention

2:50 p.m. Former Congressman Beto O’Rourke participates in Planned Parenthood forum

2:59 p.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper addresses SCDP Convention

3:10 p.m. Sen. Bernie Sanders participates in Planned Parenthood forum

3:30 p.m. Congressman Eric Swalwell participates in Planned Parenthood forum

3:54 p.m. Sen. Michael Bennet addresses SCDP Convention

3:55 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker participates in Planned Parenthood forum

4:00 p.m. Beto O’Rourke pre-convention rally at Pearlz, 936 Gervais St.

4:30 p.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper meet and greet at Hunter-Gatherer Brewery, 900 Main St.

4:35 p.m. Former Congressman John Delaney addresses SCDP convention

4:55 p.m. Sen. Michael Bennet participates in Planned Parenthood forum

5:00 p.m. Former Congressman Beto O'Rourke addresses SCDP convention

5:00 p.m. Mayor Pete Buttigieg hosts a town hall at Maude Edenfield Park, 495 Brookside Avenue. North Augusta, SC

5:25 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker addresses the SCDP convention

5:45 p.m. Sen. Bernie Sanders’ Backyard Bash, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Garden Area, 1101 Lincoln St.

6:05 p.m. Sen. Cory Booker meet and greet at convention center Hall of Fame Room

 

Sunday, June 23 

11:00 a.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper speaks at Brookland Baptist Church, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC

1:00 p.m. Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper meets with congregants during Brookland Baptist Church Brunch, 1066 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC

3:00 p.m. Sen. Bernie Sanders town hall, Clinton College John W. Martin Gymnasium, 1029 Crawford Rd, Rock Hill, SC

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