Libertarian Party Conventions
The Libertarian Party is a convention party and does not hold primaries; this is required by the Texas Election Code. Information, including dates and locations, for our upcoming 2020 conventions is below:
Local conventions have already been held for 2020. The information below is for historical purposes. We will hold local conventions again in 2022.
Precinct Conventions: March 10th (Tuesday) @ 7 pm
Bexar County Convention: March 14th (Saturday) @ 12:30 pm
District Conventions: March 21st (Saturday) @ 10:30 am
“Building Bridges Not Walls”
The State Convention has been rescheduled to July due to COVID-19 concerns.
When: July 31st (Friday), 2020 – August 2nd (Sunday), 2020
Where: McAllen Convention Center; McAllen, TX
What: One must have been elected as a state delegate to participate in the business meeting portion of the state convention. Delegates will be voting on rules/bylaws changes, party platform, statewide public office candidates, party officers, SLEC representatives, and national delegates. State-level delegates will also be voting on delegates for the national convention; Texas has 73 delegate seats allocated this time.
The National Convention has officially been delayed and will not take place in May. New dates are still pending.
What: One must have been elected as a national delegate to participate in the business meeting portion of the national convention. Delegates will vote voting on bylaws, party platform, LNC, and presidential candidates.