Florida Democratic Party


State Conference 2017

FDP 2017 State Conference

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 Florida Democratic Party State Conference will be held on October 27 through October 29 at a new location:

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

1000 West Buena Vista Drive

Orlando, FL 32830

Room Block

We have secured a special group rate of $199 per night plus taxes. To make your reservations, please use the link below, or call the Disney Group Reservations Phone Team number: (407) 939-4686.

 Please note that the deadline to make reservations within our group room block is October 5th. After this date, Disney cannot guarantee our discounted rate or a room within our block.

 Reservations Link: https://aws.passkey.com/go/FloridaDemocraticParty2017


Delegate Information

Here is the Delegate Filing Form as well as the State Conference Rules & Timeline, including an updated timeline of State Conference deadlines.

Any registered Democrat may run for a delegate position in the county where they are registered. All interested candidates are required to file with their County Chair, Vice Chair, State Committeeman, or State Committeewoman between July 24 and August 25, 2017. You have until September 29, 2017 if you'd like to submit directly to the state party.

 Upon election, each delegate shall submit a non-refundable $45 registration fee (or $25 student registration fee) made payable to the Florida Democratic Party. County DEC’s may vote to add a surcharge of up to $15 per delegate to defray local expenses related to the conference. Please check with your county DEC to verify information regarding conference fees.

Feel free to use this social media graphic and email graphic to encourage your members to apply to be a delegate!