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2016 State Conventions

Below is a schedule of Libertarian state conventions in 2016. Click on the state to get more information. Not all states have conventions every year. Many states have not scheduled their conventions yet. Updates will be posted as they become available.

Arkansas held a state convention in 2015 to comply with Arkansas election code.

North Dakota held a state convention in 2015 and is not planning one for 2016.

Saturday, January 16
New Hampshire

Saturday, January 23
Arizona

Saturday, February 27 – Sunday, February 28
Alabama
Mississippi

Friday, March 4 – Saturday, March 5
Virginia

Saturday, March 5
Georgia

Friday, March 11 – Saturday, March 12
Illinois

Friday, March 11 – Sunday, March 13
Colorado

Saturday, March 12
Delaware
Maryland
Nevada

New Jersey

Friday, March 18 – Saturday, March 19
Iowa

Friday, March 18 – Sunday, March 20
Kentucky

Saturday, March 19
Missouri
Pennsylvania
Tennessee

Friday, April 1 – Sunday, April 3
California

Saturday, April 2
Vermont

Friday, April 8 – Sunday, April 10
Florida
Texas
Washington

Saturday, April 16
Minnesota
Nebraska
New Mexico
Wisconsin

Saturday, April 16 – Sunday, April 17
Louisiana

Friday, April 22 – Sunday, April 24
Indiana
North Carolina

Saturday, April 23
Ohio
Oklahoma
Utah

Friday, April 29 – Saturday, May 1
Kansas

Saturday, April 30
New York
South Dakota (tentative)

Saturday, May 7
Alaska
West Virginia

South Carolina held its regular convention in November of 2015.  They will be reconvening on May 7, 2016, for the purpose of nominating candidates for state and local office from among those who file for office as Libertarians.

Saturday, May 14
Michigan

Sunday, May 15
Maine
Rhode Island

Friday, May 26 – Monday, May 30
Libertarian National Convention

Saturday, June 18
Idaho

Connecticut will likely hold its state convention in late summer or September.

October
Massachusetts (second or third Saturday; TBD)