2011 Jefferson Jackson Weekend


This is the largest DPVA fundraiser of the year and your attendance goes a long way in ensuring we have a successful 2011. Thank you for your support of the Democratic Party of Virginia.

Jefferson Jackson Weekend Schedule

  • Friday, February 18, 2010
    • 4PM – 7 PM  DPVA Headquarters Open House (Free);  1710 East Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23223
    • 7:30 PM  DPVA Steering Committee Meeting (Free);  Richmond Marriott Hotel, 500 East Broad Street   Salons H, I and J
    • 9:00 PM  Virginia Young Democrats Reception with Chairman Brian Moran ($25); Richmond Marriott Hotel, 500 East Broad Street
  • Saturday, February 19, 2010
    • 8:15 AM  Women’s Caucus Breakfast ($60); Hilton Garden Inn
    • 8:30 AM  Virginia Association of Democratic Chairs Meeting (Chairs Only); Richmond Convention Center
    • 10 AM-2PM  DPVA “Values in Action” Blood Drive (Free); Richmond Convention Center
    • 10:00 AM  DPVA Central Committee Meeting (Free); Richmond Convention Center
    • 12:00 PM  DPVA Grassroots Awards Luncheon ($25); Richmond Convention Center
    • 2:00 PM  Celebration of Black History Month – Highlights & Self Tour of Richmond; Historical Landmarks, Presented by the Democratic Black Caucus of Virginia; Richmond Convention Center
    • 3:00 PM  Redistricting Presentation, Richmond Convention Center (Free)
    • 6:00 PM  Jefferson-Jackson Receptions Begin; Richmond Convention Center
    • 7:00 PM  Jefferson-Jackson Dinner Begins; Keynote Speaker: The Honorable Martin O’Malley; Richmond Convention Center
    • 10 PM – 1 AM  JJ After Dark with Live Entertainment; (Free with JJ Ticket/Table Sponsorships); Richmond Marriott Hotel, 500 East Broad Street


Guests attending the 2011 Jefferson-Jackson Dinner have several options available to them for hotels while they are in town.

The official DPVA room block for Friday and Saturday nights will be at the Richmond Marriott (500 East Broad Street, (804) 643-3400) adjacent to the Greater Richmond Convention Center.  Please call the hotel directly for reservations and mention that you are with the Democratic Party of Virginia to get the special rate of $109/night by 5:00 pm, Friday, January 28.

Other hotels accessible by foot or complimentary shuttle service:

  • Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Downtown, 501 East Broad Street, (804) 344-4300
  • The Jefferson Hotel, 101 West Franklin Street, (804) 788-8000
  • Doubletree Hotel Richmond Downtown, 301 West Franklin Street, (804) 644-9871
  • Linden Row Inn, 100 East Franklin Street, (804) 783-7000
  • Crowne Plaza Hotel Richmond Downtown, 555 East Canal Street, (804) 788-0900