WAIT, ISN’T THERE A PRIMARY IN COLORADO THIS YEAR?
Colorado has both a Presidential Primary (on March 3) and Caucus (on March 7) this year. At caucus you gather with other Democrats at the location designated for your precinct to support your choice for U.S. Senate, share ideas for the party platform, and elect Precinct Committee People and delegates to the Eagle County Democratic Party Assembly. Caucus is your opportunity to get have your voice heard!
Saturday, March 7, 2020
2:00 PM – 5:00 PM MT
(1:30 PM Checkin )
It depends on your precinct. Don’t know your precinct? Check your voter registration card or click here to find out from the Colorado Secretary of State’s website! Alternatively you can use this map to find your address and identify your precinct. Once you know your precinct, check here to find out where your caucus location is:
Precincts 1, 2, 3, 12, 13, and 14 – Red Sandstone Elementary School, 551 N Frontage Rd, Vail, CO 81657
Precincts 4, 20, 21, 22, 28 and 29 – Colorado Mountain College, 150 Miller Ranch Rd, Edwards, CO 81632
Precincts 5, 16, 27, and 30 – Eagle Valley Elementary School, 61 Mill Rd, Eagle, CO 81631
Precincts 6, 9, 10, 23 and 26 – Gypsum Recreation Center, 52 Lundgren Blvd, Gypsum, CO 81637
Precincts 7, 8, 24 and 25 – Basalt Public Library, 14 Midland Ave, Basalt, CO 81621
Precincts 11, 15, 17, 18 and 19 – Eagle-Vail Pavilion, 538 Eagle Rd, Avon, CO 81620
For a map to your location, to let us know you are coming or to volunteer to help click here. Caucus is not a state function, it is the responsibility of political parties to hold caucuses and caucus is run by volunteers, so please consider helping.
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
If you will be 18 years of age on or before Tuesday, November 3, 2020 (Election Day), are registered to vote as a Democrat and your voter registration reflects where you live and you know your caucus location, that’s it! All you have to do is show up
Friday, February 14, 2020 is the deadline to register as a Democrat, and to have your voter registration reflect where you live so you can caucus in your precinct. Go to www.GoVoteColorado.com and make sure your voter registration is up-to-date, and that you’re registered as a Democrat!
Plan to join like-minded friends and neighbors at this one-of-a-kind, grassroots political forum. Throw your hat in the ring at caucus to be elected a delegate to the County Assembly where the stakes are higher and excitement grows. Typically, there are plenty of spots for all those interested in going forward as delegates all the way to the State and Congressional Assemblies.
CAN’T COME TO CAUCUS BUT WANT TO GET INVOLVED?
You can get involved in party leadership as a Precinct Organizer(PCP), a Delegate to County/State or National Assembly, or as an Election Judge? . Please fill out this form and you will have the opportunity to be elected by your precinct peers for PCP or Delegate. The Eagle County Clerk’s office will determine who will be a judge after consideration of applicants.