*These dates are in accordance with the Iowa Code, Sections 43.92, and 43.4; and the Iowa Democratic Party Constitution, Article II Section 2 and Article VI Section 8.


Sunday, January 21, 2018-

First Day to publish first required caucus notice. Must be published on or between January 21 and January 28.


Monday, January 29, 2018- 

First day to publish second required caucus notice. Must be published on or between January 29 and February 5.
Deadline for filing precinct caucus locations with the County Auditor.

Monday, February 5, 2018-

Precinct Caucuses

Saturday, March 24, 2018-

County Conventions
Time determined by county central committees

Saturday, April 28, 2018-

District Conventions
Time determined by district central committees

Tuesday, June 5, 2018-

Primary Election

Saturday, June 16, 2018-

State Convention, Des Moines IA


More information can be found at: https://iowademocrats.org/2018-caucus-documents/