2016 PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE SCHEDULE

Start Date: 
September 5, 2016 (All day) - October 20, 2016 (All day)

2016 PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE DEBATE SCHEDULE

The dates and venues have been announced for the 2016 Presidential debates between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

2016 Presidential Debate Schedule

  • First presidential debate (Monday, Sept. 26th)
  • *Vice presidential debate (Tuesday, Oct. 4th)
  • Second presidential debate (Sunday, October 9th)
  • Third presidential debate (Wednesday, October 19th)

*The date for the Vice presidential debate between Tim Kaine and Mike Pence has also been announced. Note the broadcast times and channels are identical for the Presidential debates and the Vice Presidential debates.

Time - The debates will air from 9pm to 10:30 pm ET (8pm - 9:30pm CT, 7pm - 8:30pm MT, 6pm - 7:30pm PT)

TV Channels - Each debate will be broadcast live on C-SPAN, ABC, CBS, FOX and NBC, as well as all cable news channels including CNN, Fox News and MSNBC among others.