Updated Primary Election Dates for 2024 U.S. Presidential Elections

The 2024 U.S. presidential elections are scheduled to be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2024.  If you are a U.S. citizen living abroad, make sure to register early and request your absentee ballots.  Please see Embassy Tallinn’s November 13, 2023, message for U.S. citizens with information about how to register to vote from overseas in the 2024 U.S. elections.

Upcoming Elections for Federal Office (new dates added):

January 2024:

January 23: New Hampshire Presidential Primary Election


February 2024:

February 3: South Carolina Presidential Primary – Democratic

February 6: Nevada Presidential Primary

February 24: South Carolina Presidential Primary – Republican

February 27: Michigan Presidential Primary


March 2024:

March 5:

  • Presidential Primary: Alabama; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Maine; Massachusetts; Minnesota; North Carolina; Oklahoma; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia
  • State Primary: Alabama; Arkansas; North Carolina; Texas

March 12:

  • Presidential Primary: Georgia; Mississippi; Washington
  • Mississippi State Primary

March 19:

  • Presidential Primary: Arizona; Florida; Illinois; Kansas; Ohio
  • State Primary: Illinois; Ohio

March 23: Louisiana Presidential Primary


April 2024:

April 2:

  • Presidential Primary: Connecticut; Delaware; New York; Rhode Island; Wisconsin
  • State Run-Off Date: Arkansas; Mississippi

April 16:

  • State Run-Off Date: Alabama

April 21:

  • Presidential Primary: Puerto Rico – Republican

April 23:

  • Presidential and State Primaries: Pennsylvania

April 28:

  • Presidential Primary: Puerto Rico – Democratic


Learn more at the Federal Voting Assistance Program’s (FVAP) website, FVAP.gov.  To receive information by email about election dates and deadlines, subscribe to FVAP’s Voting Alerts (vote@fvap.gov).  FVAP also shares Voting Alerts via Facebook and Twitter.  If you have any questions about registering to vote overseas, please contact U.S. Embassy Tallinn at ACSTallinn@state.gov.

Remember:  your vote counts!

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