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2020 Election Messaging Calendar

2020 National Election Calendar

In addition to the national dates below, be sure to message on the following dates in your state: last day to register before the election, early voting dates, last day to request and return an absentee/mail ballot, state & local debates/forums, and any COVID-related changes.

2020 Election Season Social Media Materials

Find more resources related to the 2020 election on our COVID guidance page.

September

October

  • 1: Voter Education Month (October) begins
    • Ask voters to make a voting plan using VOTE411
  • 7: Vice presidential debate
    • 9 - 10:30 pm Eastern time
  • 9: 25 days to Election Day!
    • Voter registration deadlines are coming
  • 15: Second presidential debate
    • 9 - 10:30 pm Eastern time
  • 22: Third presidential debate
    • 9 - 10:30 pm Eastern time
  • 24: Vote Early Day

November