VOTE! Election day is Tuesday, March 5

March forth — Election Day is March 5! 

So you missed your chance at early voting? Then make sure you schedule time to vote today! Polls are open all day, from 6:30 am to 7:30 pm.

Remember, This time you have to show a photo ID.

  • These acceptable forms of ID must be valid and unexpired, or expired for one year or less.
  • If you’re 65 or over, and your otherwise acceptable ID has expired, you’re fine IF it was unexpired on your 65th birthday.

Get prepared. 

  • View or download your primary ballot with the NC Board of Elections lookup tool. and decide who you’re going to vote for ahead of time. Still not sure? Check out the candidates’ statements in the Mountain Xpress Primary Voting Guide.
  • Schedule it in! On Election Day, you must vote at your assigned location, so check the location with the NC Board of Elections Polling Place lookup tool.

Check your registration.

  • If you’ve moved, or haven’t voted in the last election or two, your registration may be invalid. The rolls are regularly purged.
  • Be sure! Check the NC Board of Elections lookup tool.