Events Calendar

Please note:


As the campaigning for office in the fall elections is heating up we of the 9thDDWN will be posting on this calendar and in our social media groups information about the various campaigns with special attention to appearances.  We will, as a part of the Democratic Party family not endorse primary candidates and will strive to not give any Democratic primary candidate preferential treatment in promotions.   Your editor is seeking information and invite candidates to submit information by the Contact page on this website.  W. L. Watkins Ed.


May 1 Tuesday  –  May 17 Thursday

Atlanta Press Club  Candidates Debate on GPB  


Full Schedule




May 19 Saturday

11:30 to 1 pm

 The next Meeting of the 9th DDWN will be hosted by the Gilmer county Democratic Party 

You are Invited! To Our Spring Meeting!

Georgia Statewide and Ninth District  Candidates &  All North Georgia and Interested Democratic Women!


Saturday May 19

Inspiring  conversation,. Good food and wine in a beautiful setting at the Gilmer Arts Building Hawthorn Room 207 Dalton Street Ellijay, GA 30540

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May 21 Monday


6:00 PM
Lumpkin County
 Democratic Party. On the eve of the primary election our guest speaker will be John Noel, Democratic candidate for Public Service Commissioner. United Community Bank, 206 Morrison Moore Pkwy, Dahlonega.

May 22 Tuesday

Democratic Primary Elections


May 23 Wednesday – July 6 Friday

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

This election will select your DPG State Committee Members who will serve through the 2020 Election cycle.

Each County party will be electing the county representatives to the State Committee.  Election of county committee officers will occur on a date following election of these member.

Any Democrat may attend the State Committee meetings, including the election of officers. Only elected County and  members variously appointed by the DPG may vote however.  Learn more about your party here.

By-Laws Here.


May 24th Thursday


Join us for Dinner with U.S. Senator Doug Jones!

May 24th
Reception – 5:30 pm / Dinner 6:45 pm

The Democratic Party of Georgia will host its State Dinner at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Atlanta on Thursday, May 24th, 2018— just two days after the Primary Election.

Come and be inspired by United States Senator Doug Jones from the State of Alabama. Recently elected because of the power of black women voters that pushed back against the past. This is the Year of the Woman!

Georgia Federation of Democratic Women will purchase three tables at a discounted price offering tickets at $150 each. If you would like to attend, please send an email to as soon as possible to make payment arrangements. Seats will be sold on a first come first serve basis.

The Georgia Federation of Democratic Women is an organization that focuses on social and political issues that impact women as well as promoting and encouraging women to run for political office and or to serve on governmental boards and agencies.

In order to continue our mission we need strong supporters such as yourself to come out and be part of the efforts to help turn Georgia Blue and that begins with attending the Democratic Party of Georgia State Dinner. Checks for the dinner should be made payable to the Democratic Party of Georgia. If you wish to make a contribution to the Georgia Federation of Democratic Women (GFDW) supporting their works, checks should be made payable to GFDW:

All checks should be mailed to the attention of Annetta Fisher, Treasurer at the following address:
4852 Locherby Drive, Fairburn, GA 30213

Thank you for consideration of supporting the Georgia Federation of Democratic Women and the Democratic Party of Georgia. We look forward to seeing you at the State Dinner!

What: Democratic Party of Georgia State Dinner

Location: Hyatt Regency Hotel, 265 Peachtree Street, NE, Atlanta, GA 30303

Inquiries & questions: Contact GFDW President Kathy Adams


State Dinner to Feature Senator Doug Jones

Georgia Democrats will be ready to celebrate our slate of candidates and officially kick off the General Election season with our State Dinner.

Join us, and more than 1,000 members of your Democratic family at the Hyatt Regency in Downtown Atlanta for a night to remember with speakers ready to celebrate our ticket and energize our base.

And our keynote speaker? He’s a pretty big deal.

The winner of the most exciting United States Senate race we can remember. The Democrat that proves you can win anywhere if you stay true to your values. The man that sparked a movement to our West…

United States Senator Doug Jones!
Purchase Tickets Here


June 2 Saturday

7:30 AM – 5:00 PM

The DPG has partnered with the National Democratic Training Committee to bring a free statewide training to Georgia.
This event will be open to all registrants, not just chairs or committee members. There will be breakout sessions to cover multiple topics and tracks for volunteers, campaign staffers, and potential candidates. The training will be hosted in Macon  with breakfast and lunch provided.
 There will be 100 training slots available. This event is likely to fill-up quickly.

May 26 Saturday



7:30 AM Register
9:00 AM Tee Off

Our 1st Annual Golf Classic takes place at Bear’s Best Atlanta in Suwanee, Georgia. Registration check-in at Bear’s Best will begin at 7:30 AM with play beginning at 9:00 AM sharp. For single players, you’ll be teamed up with fellow golfers to make a team of four to match-up with groups coming in a foursome. It’s a wonderful way to support the Forsyth County Democratic Party and meet new friends as we work hard towards victory in November!


July 28 Saturday

12:00 PM til 4:00 PM

Mark your calendars, Fannin County Democrats and Democrats from other Georgia counties

We are planning a Candidate Meet and Greet for local and possibly state candidates and would like your participation. Please mark your calendars with the below information:
Candidate Meet & Greet
Horseshoe Bend Park