Tickets are required to attend the Delaware Debates. All tickets are free and available to the public, students and the University community. Candidates have agreed to specific rules limiting the number of tickets distributed to supporters of each candidate.
Beginning Tuesday, September 20, free tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis for students and the public at the following locations. Tickets are limited to 2 per person:
- Bob Carpenter Center Box Office, 631 South College Avenue, Newark, Delaware
- UD Main Campus – Trabant Box Office, Trabant University Center, Newark, Delaware
- Delaware Public Media, WDDE, 1200 North Dupont Highway, Dover, Delaware
Ticket distribution will cease at the close of business on
Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at all locations. No tickets will be available
on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.
The evening of debates will begin at 7 p.m. in Mitchell Hall on the University’s Newark campus. Doors will open at 6 p.m., and everyone must be seated by 6:30 p.m.
No campaign materials,
literature, hats, stickers, signs or banners are allowed inside Mitchell
Hall during the Delaware Debates.
In accordance with debate rules accepted by participating candidates, the
audience is prohibited from applauding or making noise during the
debate and may not do anything visible or audible to express support or
opposition to any candidate during the debate. Violations will prompt immediate removal of audience members from the debate venue.