Events


2024

April

Register to Vote
Register to Vote! Voter Registration is open!
You may register to vote at the Jo Daviess County temporary offices located
at the former Galena Primary School, 219 Kelly Lane, Galena
A Deputy Registrar can also register you to vote, come to our events to register!
Date: Thursday, April 4th, 2024
Time: 12:00 AM

Earth Day Celebration - Lets Plant a Tree
Join us to plant a tree at the Galena High School with GHS students!
Time and gathering info to follow
Date: Monday, April 22nd, 2024
Time: 12:00 AM

May

Memorial Day Parade - East Dubuque
Participate in the parade with the JDC Democrats
Gather at 12 noon, location TBD
Date: Monday, May 27th, 2024
Time: 1:00 PM

June

Meet the Democratic Candidates for the County Board!
Come meet the Democratic Candidates on the November ballot for the Jo Daviess County Board
Also meet your Democratic Precinct Committeepersons!
Turner Hall, 115 S. Bench St., Galena
Plentiful pizza and light beverages will be provided
Date: Thursday, June 6th, 2024
Time: 6:00 PM

July

Independence Day Parade - Hanover
Join us for the Parade, details to follow
Date: Wednesday, July 3rd, 2024
Time: 6:00 PM

Independence Day Parade - Galena
Join us for the parade, details to follow
Date: Thursday, July 4th, 2024
Time: 4:00 PM

Democracy Day
Democracy is on the ballot in November!
Join us at Grant Park in Galena to celebrate with live music, kids activities, food, and more
All are welcome to join our summertime fun at the park
Details to follow closer to the date
Date: Saturday, July 13th, 2024
Time: 11:00 AM

Elizabeth Fair and Parade
Participate in the Elizabeth Fair Parade and
stop by our voter registration and information
table while enjoying the fair
Gather at 12 noon to participate in the parade, gathering location TBD
Date: Saturday, July 20th, 2024
Time: 1:00 PM

September

Jo Daviess County Democrats Annual Fundraiser
DeSoto House Hotel Ballroom
Our annual event with guest speaker
Date: Saturday, September 14th, 2024
Time: 5:00 PM

Warren Festival Parade
Join the JDC Democrats and participate in the
Warren Festival Parade. Gather at 11am, details to follow.
Date: Saturday, September 28th, 2024
Time: 1:00 PM

October

Galena Halloween Parade
Gather on Water Street between the Blacksmith
and Post Office starting at 4:30PM.
Date: Saturday, October 26th, 2024
Time: 6:00 PM

November

United States General Election
Vote! Vote! Vote!
Help Democrats win public office and preserve
our democracy. Your vote is more important than ever!
Democrats who stay home elect Republicans
Date: Tuesday, November 5th, 2024
Time: 6:00 AM