The 2017 Manitoba Liberal Party Leadership Contest


Cindy Lamoureux

Jon Gerrard

Dougald Lamont


Important Links:

Co-chairs message

2017 Leadership Contest Rules

2017 Leadership Convention FAQ and Procedures

Important Dates

15-May Leadership Contest opened

1-Aug Leadership Forum at the West End Cultural Centre 586 Ellice Ave. (at Sherbrook St.)

A Town hall -style forum with Official contestants where are asked questions by individual members Doors open at 6:00 pm , forum starts at 6:30 pm Admission $5

5-Sept Call to convention sent to membership

6-Sept Leadership Contestants Debate  Gaynor Family Library 806 Manitoba Ave. Selkirk Mb. 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm (doors open at 6:00 pm) Admission $5

10-Sept South Winnipeg Picnic - meet and mingle 1:00 - 4:00 pm St. Vital Park Free Admission

11-Sept West Winnipeg Meet the Contestants BBQ Assiniboine Park Site #11 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Free Admission

 Mid- Sept- To Be Confirmed Second Leadership Contestants Debate Winnipeg 

20-Sept Membership and Contestant Deadline The cut-off for eligibility for membership and for Contestant filing. 

21-Sept Laurier Club 12 noon Fort Garry Contestant Showcase for all contestants 

28-Sept Leader's Dinner the Met 281 Donald Street 

Doors open at 5:30 pm for cocktails

Dinner at 6:30 pm

The event will be a showcase for the Leadership contestants.

Early Bird Pricing (available starting September 1st)

Youth$60, Builders Club & LAMP  $125, Regular Member  $150

Latecomer (as of September 22nd)

Youth $90, Builder Club & LAMP$175, Regular Member$200

21- Oct Leadership Brunch Victoria Inns and Convention Centre 1808 Wellington Ave

21-Oct Leadership Convention Victoria Inns and Convention Centre 1808 Wellington Ave Fee $15