2020 Presidential Election Calendar

2020 Presidential Election CalendarHere is the complete calendar of all Presidential election events leading up to Election Day on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. This page will be updated as events change and new events are added. Bookmark this page for the most complete overview of everything happening in the 2020 Democratic Primary and eventually the General Election between President Trump and the Democratic Party’s 2020 nominee.

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2019-2020 Primary Debates

Here is the list of upcoming Democratic Party Presidential Primary Debates in 2019 and 2010. For more complete details, including past debate dates, videos, start time and stream links, visit the Democratic debate schedule. There are currently no plans to hold debates on the Republican side.

Upcoming Debates
Feb. 19,  2020 - Live Stream: MSNBC/NBC News Democratic Debate (9th Debate)
Feb. 25, 2020 - CBS News Democratic Debate (10th Debate)
Mar. 15, 2020 - CNN/Univision Democratic Debate (11th Debate)
Apr. 2020 - April Democratic Debate (12th Debate)
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2020 Primaries & Caucuses

Here is the complete calendar of 2020 presidential primaries and caucus events for both Republicans and Democrats. See the 2020 primary schedule for more details more information.

DateStateDem Del.GOP Del.Type
February 2020
Mon, Feb 3Iowa caucuses | Results4140Closed
Tue, Feb 11New Hampshire primary | Results2422Mixed
Sat, Feb 22Nevada Democratic caucuses36Closed
Sat, Feb 29South Carolina Democratic primary54Open
March 2020
Tue, Mar 3Alabama primary5250Open
Tue, Mar 3American Samoa Democratic caucus6Closed
Tue, Mar 3Arkansas primary3140Open
Tue, Mar 3California primary416172Mixed
Tue, Mar 3Colorado primary6737Open
Tue, Mar 3Maine primary2422Closed
Tue, Mar 3Massachusetts primary9141Mixed
Tue, Mar 3Minnesota primary7539Open
Tue, Mar 3North Carolina primary11071Mixed
Tue, Mar 3Oklahoma primary3743Closed
Tue, Mar 3Tennessee primary6458Open
Tue, Mar 3Texas primary228155Open
Tue, Mar 3Utah primary2940Closed
Tue, Mar 3Vermont primary1617Open
Tue, Mar 3Virginia primary9949Open
Tue, Mar 3Democrats Abroad (to 3/10)13Closed
Sat, Mar 7Kentucky Republican caucuses46Closed
Sun, Mar 8Puerto Rico Republican primary23Closed
Tue, Mar 10Hawaii Republican caucuses19Closed
Tue, Mar 10Idaho primary2032Open
Tue, Mar 10Michigan primary12573Open
Tue, Mar 10Mississippi primary3639Open
Tue, Mar 10Missouri primary6854Open
Tue, Mar 10North Dakota Democratic caucuses14Open
Tue, Mar 10Washington primary8944Mixed
Thu, Mar 12Virgin Islands Republican caucuses9Closed
Sat, Mar 14Guam Republican caucus6Closed
Sat, Mar 14Northern Marianas Democratic convention6Closed
Sat, Mar 14Wyoming Republican convention12Closed
Tue, Mar 17Arizona Democratic primary67Closed
Tue, Mar 17Florida primary219122Closed
Tue, Mar 17Illinois primary15567Open
Tue, Mar 17Northern Marianas Republican convention9Closed
Tue, Mar 17Ohio primary13682Mixed
Tue, Mar 24American Samoa Republican caucuses6Closed
Tue, Mar 24Georgia primary10576Open
Fri, Mar 27North Dakota Republican convention29Closed
Sun, Mar 29Puerto Rico Democratic primary51Open
April 2020
Sat, Apr 4Alaska Democratic primary14Closed
Sat, Apr 4Hawaii Democratic primary22Closed
Sat, Apr 4Louisiana primary5046Closed
Sat, Apr 4Wyoming Democratic caucus14Closed
Tue, Apr 7Wisconsin primary7752Open
Tue, Apr 28Connecticut primary4928Closed
Tue, Apr 28Delaware primary1716Closed
Tue, Apr 28Maryland primary7938Closed
Tue, Apr 28New York primary22495Closed
Tue, Apr 28Pennsylvania primary15388Closed
Tue, Apr 28Rhode Island primary2119Mixed
May 2020
Sat, May 2Guam Democratic caucuses6Closed
Sat, May 2Kansas Democratic primary33Open
Tue, May 5Indiana primary7058Open
Tue, May 12Nebraska primary2536Open
Tue, May 12West Virginia primary2434Mixed
Tue, May 19Kentucky Democratic primary46Closed
Tue, May 19Oregon primary5228Closed
June 2020
Tue, Jun 2District of Columbia primary2019Open
Tue, Jun 2Montana primary1627Open
Tue, Jun 2New Jersey primary10749Mixed
Tue, Jun 2New Mexico primary2922Closed
Tue, Jun 2South Dakota primary1429Closed
Sat, Jun 6Virgin Islands Democratic caucuses6Closed
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2020 Party Conventions

The major party conventions take place in the Summer of 2020.

2020 Democratic National Convention
July 13–16, 2020
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2020 Republican National Convention
August 24-27, 2020
Charlotte, North Carolina

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2020 General Election Debates

The Commission on Presidential Debates has announced three presidential debates and one vice-presidential debate to take place in the months before Election Day in 2020. Here is the list of general election debates:

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
First Presidential Debate
University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Vice Presidential Debate
The University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT

Thursday, October 15, 2020
Second Presidential Debate
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Thursday, October 22, 2020
Third Presidential Debate
Belmont University, Nashville, TN

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Election Day

Election Day in 2020 is on Tuesday, November 3

Who’s Running For President In 2020?