2018 Democratic Party of Hawaii State Convention

The 2018 Democratic Party of Hawaii State Convention will be held on the Kona side of the Big Island (Hawai’i County).

Dates: Saturday, May 26 & Sunday, May 27, 2018
Location: Hilton Waikoloa 69-425 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa, Hawaii, 96738 Hotel Website
Room Rate: $179 a night for Delegates & Convention Guests (No additional cost for multiple occupancy.)

Delegate Registration Fees:
Early Bird Regular Late
Neighbor Island  $185.00  $200.00  $225.00
Hawai’i County  $200.00  $225.00  $250.00

Theme: U.S.S. – Unity – Solidarity – Sustainability
“Pūpūkāhi i holomua.” Unite in order to progress.

2018 Standing Rules for State Convention (will be linked here when past by the SCC)
2018 Committee Selection and Committee Rules (will be linked here when past by the SCC)

Delegates to 2018 State Convention will be elected at the 2018 Precinct Club Meetings to be held on Wednesday, March, 7, 2018. Locations and time for the Precinct Club Meeting will be listed here as soon as they are available.

Automatic Delegates are as follows per DPH Bylaws Article VI, Section 2A & 2B:

Incumbent Party Chairperson, National Committeeman and National Committeewoman, State Central Committee Members, Incumbent and Immediate Past County at-Large
Representatives to the State Central Committee, District Chairpersons, Incumbent and Immediate Past County Chairpersons, including ex-officio members of the State Central Committee, former Democratic Governors, former Democratic Lieutenant Governors,  former Democratic Party Chairpersons and all currently elected State & County officials that are members of the Democratic Party of Hawai’i.