Tennessee Elections

for 2018

Primary election is Aug 02, 2018. A Democratic Party primary election takes place on Aug 02, 2018, in Tennessee to determine which candidate will earn the right to run as the party’s nominee in the state’s Nov. 06, 2018 election.

General election is on Nov. 06, 2018. 

Check if you’re registered to vote at Voter Registration Information Lookup.

Register to vote by downloading the voter registration form from at Get the form,

OR Call (877) 850-4959 to request one by mail

Get your sample ballot at Sample Ballot Lookup.

Early voting starts 20 days before Election Day and ends 5 days before Election Day.

Voter’s registration deadline is:

  • In-Person: 30 days before Election Day.
  • By Mail: 30 days before Election Day.
  • Online: N/A

Federal Level

President: There is NO candidate running for president in 2018

Senator: There are 3 candidate running for the senate in the democratic primary and they are:

US Congress: The US House general elections in Tennessee will take place on Nov. 06, 2018. Voters will elect nine candidates to serve in the US House, one from each of the state’s nine congressional districts.

Each of the 9 districts has at lease 1 democrat candidate or more running in the primary on Aug. 02. Since we do not recommend primary candidates, then please return to this site after Aug 02.

State Level

State Executive Level

A Democratic Party primary election takes place on August 2, 2018, inTennessee to determine which candidate will earn the right to run as the party’s nominee in the state’s General election on Nov. 06, 2018, for governor.

Governor: There are 3 democratic candidates running in the primary for governor, they are:

Democrats

State senate:

18 seats out of the chamber’s 33 seats are up for election in 2018. The primary election is on August 2, 2018, and the general election is on November 6, 2018.

State House seats:

All 99 House seats are up for election in 2018.

School Board Elections:

2018 Tennessee School Board Elections
District Primary Election General Election Runoff Election Regular term length Seats up for election Total board seats 2015-16 enrollment
Clarksville-Montgomery County School System N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 4 7 32,605
Hamilton County School District N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 5 9 44,413
Knox County School District N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 5 9 60,308
Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 4 9 85,598
Rutherford County Schools N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 3 7 43,085
Shelby County Schools N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 4 9 114,487
Williamson County Schools N/A 8/2/2018 N/A 4 7 12 36,874

 

Municipal Level:

  • Davidson County, Tennessee – Chancery court, county clerk, criminal court clerk, criminal court judge, general sessions court judge, juvenile court clerk, public defender, register of deeds, sheriff, trustee, metro council (special election)
  • Nashville, Tennessee – Mayor (special election)
  • Shelby County, Tennessee – County mayor, county commissioner, county trustee, property assessor, county sheriff, circuit court clerk, probate court clerk, juvenile court clerk, county clerk, and county register