Making Democracy Work

2018 Calendar for Elections and Forums for Candidates

Forums will be scheduled for many races near the election dates. Forums are free and open to the public. Download a printable version of this calendar.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, February 1, 2018-Monday, December 31, 2018
 
  If you need to contact area election offices. Berkeley County Adam Hammons, Director, 843-719-4056, webvre@berkeleycounty.SC.gov

Charleston County

Joe Debney, Director, 843-744-VOTE(8683) jdebney@charlestoncounty.org

Joshua Dickard (Assistant), JDickard@charlestoncounty.org

Dorchester County Todd Billman, Director, 843-563-0132 or 843-832-0132

City of Charleston Municipal Election Commission

Tuesday, February 13, 2018
 
City of Isle of Palms, Town of Mt Pleasant, Charleston County Special Elections: 1 Council seat for each jurisdiction.
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
 
Town of St. George, Dorchester County Special Election: Council District 1. Last Day to register: Feb. 11
Friday, March 16, 2018
 
Statewide & local partisan, including Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester Counties Filing opens for candidates for political party nominations.
Friday, March 30, 2018
 
Statewide & local partisan, including Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester Counties Filing closes for candidates for political party nominations.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
 
City of Folly Beach, Charleston County General election: Mayor & 3 Council. Apr. 17 Runoff, if needed
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
 
City of Goose Creek, Berkeley County General Election: Mayor, 3 Council; Apr. 17 Runoff, if needed. Last Day to register to vote: March 3
Monday, May 7, 2018
 
Town of Bonneau, Berkeley County City Elections. Last day to Register: April 7
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
 
Statewide & local partisan Statewide Primary Election. Last day to register: May 12. June 26 Runoff, if needed
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
 
National Voter Registration Day Register in September - Make it Count in November.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
Statewide & local, including Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester Counties General Election. Last day to register: Oct. 6
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
City of Hanahan, Berkeley County General Election. Last day to register: Oct. 6
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
 
Town of St. Stephen General Election. Last day to register: Oct. 6
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
 
Town of Kiawah Island, Charleston County Municipal Election: Mayor & 4 Council. Last day to register: Nov. 4