The first party open to the public–in what will probably be 17 months worth of parties leading up to the Democratic National Convention-is scheduled for next Thursday, April 12 at the Denver Convention Center. Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean will join other Democratic dignitaries such as Mayor John Hickenlooper at the “community celebration,” according to the DNC.Dan Slater, vice chair of the Colorado Democratic Party noted the party wants to show Dean “how enthusiastic we are about the DNC coming to Denver next summer.”
Colorado DNC members have said that there will be an emphasis to include the public in many of the special political events for the August 2008 convention.
What: Community Celebration of Denver 2008 Democratic National Convention
Who: DNC Chairman Howard Dean, Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper, and Denver 2008 Host Committee President Elbra Wedgeworth.
When: April 12, 2007 – 11:00AM
Where: Wells Fargo Theater Atrium at the Colorado Convention Center 700 14th Street, Denver, CO
Tickets: Colorado Democratic Party
777 Santa Fe Drive, Denver, CO Phone: (303) 623-4762