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Vote 2024: Nonpartisan Voting Guide for TN and AL

Our nonpartisan campaign to encourage our communities to VOTE is ongoing at Frothy Monkey. Not just in national elections, but in EVERY election. 

We encourage all of our staff, neighbors, and guests to use your most powerful tool to impact policy – your vote! By ensuring people from diverse backgrounds can participate at the polls, we make certain our government represents us all.

If you’re new to voting it can be overwhelming to know where to start. This post should help ease some frustration. So, let’s get registered and find the polls near you.

Register to Vote

First, you’ll need to register to vote. To find the proper information click on the button below which corresponds to your state of residence. This should take less than 5 minutes.

Not sure if you’re registered?

Jump to Your State’s Voting Information


Elections In Tennessee

Important Dates for 2024 Elections in Tennessee

StateKey DatesEvent
TNJuly 2ndVoter Registration Deadline for August 1st Election
TNJuly 12 – July 27Early Voting for August 1st
TNJuly 25Absentee Ballot Request Deadline for August 1st
TNJuly 12th – July 27th Early Voting for August 1st Election
USAugust 1State and Federal Primary and State and County General Election
TNOctober 7Voter Registration Deadline for November 5th Election
TNOctober 16 – October 31Early Voting for November 5th
TNOctober 29Absentee Ballot Request Deadline
USNovember 5State and Federal General Election

August 1st, 2024 – State and Federal Primary and State and County General Election

Early Voting – July 12th – July 27th

Don’t get caught at the wrong polling location! If you vote early, you can vote at ANY early voting location, BUT if you vote ON election day, you must vote at your registered polling location.

Tennessee Residents, Click on the links below to see your county’s website or linked documents for voting and election information.

DavidsonWilliamsonHamiltonKnox
RegistrationRegistrationRegistrationRegistration
Early Voting ScheduleEarly Voting ScheduleEarly Voting ScheduleEarly Voting Schedule
Absentee Ballot RequestAbsentee Ballot RequestAbsentee Ballot RequestAbsentee Ballot Request
Sample BallotSample BallotSample BallotSample Ballot
*Sample Ballots will be Linked for the August 2024 Election as they become available*

Guides + Resources for Alabama Elections

Vote 411 – Personalized Voter Guide – Build your own voter guide with Vote411. Enter your address for information on your local election and get personalized information on your local ballot.

Please Vote Nashville Voter Guides – Will be linked to as soon as they are updated for the most recent election.


Elections in Alabama

Voter Guide for 2024 Elections from Alabama’s Secretary of State Office

Find Your Voting Location

Upcoming Elections in Birmingham, Alabama

StateKey DatesEvent
ALOctober 21Voter Registration Deadline for November 5th Election
ALOctober 29Last Day to apply for an absentee ballot by mail
ALOctober 31Last day to apply for an absentee ballot in person
ALNovember 4Last day to hand-deliver an absentee ballot
USNovember 5 State and Federal General Election

Alabama residents, click on the links below to see your county’s website or linked documents for voting and election information.

Jefferson County, AL Alabama Votes
Registration
Early Voting Schedule
Absentee Ballot Request
Sample Ballot
*Sample Ballots will be Linked for the August 2024 Election as they become available*

Ways to Vote:

In Person: Registered voters may vote 7 am – 7 pm at their designated voting location with a valid photo ID

Absentee Ballot: You may apply for an absentee ballot if you will be traveling, if you are ill, or meet other eligibility requirements.

Early In-person: Not available in Alabama.

Guides + Resources for Alabama Elections

The Alabama Secretary of State Website, Alabama Votes has some helpful tools to help you discover your voting districts and outlines voter registration and requirements for the state of Alabama.

NAACP Legal Defense Fund – Alabama Voter Information The LDF has compiled comprehensive information on How and where to vote, as well as what is on your ballot in your area. Visit the link above to explore their guides.