NBC has announced more details about the first Democratic Primary Debate set for June 26 and June 27, 2019, at the Arsht Center in downtown Miami, Florida. NBC has also announced the broadcast times and provided more details about which channels will simulcast the debate.

What time is the first Democratic debate?

According to NBC, the debates will begin at 9 pm E.T. on both nights:

Night 1: Wednesday, June 26, 2019
9 pm ET (6 pm PT, 7 pm MT, 8 pm CT)

Night 2: Thursday, June 27, 2019
9 pm ET (6 pm PT, 7 pm MT, 8 pm CT)

We will have live streaming links available on the night of each debate as well as a live stream embed to watch directly on Election Central.

Where can I watch the first Democratic debate?

According to NBC, the first democratic debate will be broadcast on NBC, MSNBC, and Telemundo. This means that you’ll be able to watch the debate on your local NBC broadcast station, or on the MSNBC cable channel, or simulcast in Spanish on Telemundo.

The debate will also be live streamed from NBC with streaming links available on each night.

The debate will air live across all three networks on both nights.

How can I attend the first Democratic debate?

Specific ticketing details have not been released, but the debate is being held at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami Beach, Florida.

According to NBC News, the Democratic National Committee will handle all seating and ticketing information. The Arsht Center box office does not have any information regarding ticketing or seating. You may try contacting the DNC.

Also, be sure to visit our 2020 Debate ticketing page for up-to-date details on whether public tickets are available for each debate.

Which candidates will be in the first Democratic debate?

At the time of this story, there are 18 candidates who have qualified. You can check our 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate page for up-to-date detailed information about which candidates will attend the first Democratic debate.

Qualified Candidates (as of 5/13/19): Biden, Booker, Buttigieg, Castro, Delaney, Gabbard, Gillibrand, Harris, Hickenlooper, Inslee, Klobuchar, O’Rourke, Ryan, Sanders, Swalwell, Warren, Williamson, Yang

Up to twenty candidates will participate with 10 on stage each night. To qualify, candidates need to meet one of two thresholds: Either register at least 1 percent support in at least three polls or collect at least 65,000 online donations.

Who will moderate the first Democratic debate?

NBC has not announced specific details on which of their journalists will moderate the debates. There may be a different team each night, or it may the same team with a mix of journalists posing questions to the candidates. NBC will announce the moderators at a later time.

Where can I find the latest Democratic debate information?

As always, bookmark our page dedicated to keeping up with the 2020 Democratic Primary Debate schedule. There you will always find the latest most up-to-date information about all you need to know for the Democratic primary debates.