When is the NFL Draft in 2020? Date, time, pick order, location, TV channels & updated mock drafts The NFL calendar keeps teams (and fans) busy. Once the postseason wraps up, all focus turns to the NFL Draft. This year, the draft begins April 23, and for the third consecutive year, it’s in a brand new location. Las Vegas will host the 2020 NFL Draft, which will be broadcast across multiple ESPN channels and NFL Network. Here’s everything you need to know about the 2020 NFL Draft, including the time, location, television schedule, draft order and the latest mock draft from Sporting News.