Pledge to Vote


August 13

Make your voice heard — Vote in Minnesota’s Primary Election On August 13!

Certain locations in Minnesota have a primary election on August 13. This includes primary elections for county commissioners, city and town officials, and school board members. You can see which areas have primary elections on this map.

Check Your Registration

  • If you think you’re already registered, check your registration to ensure that you are registered at your current address and that all the information is correct.

  • If you aren’t registered yet, you can still do so at your polling place when you vote. Be sure to bring the necessary documentation with you to the polls. See accepted IDs and documents.

Polling Locations & Ballots

Absentee Voting

Make sure to deliver absentee ballots to your County Election Office by 3 p.m. on Election Day for votes to count.

Why Vote in Primaries?

A primary election determines which candidates appear on the ballot for the November general election. If you don’t vote for your preferred candidate in the primary election, they may not appear on the ballot in November.


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  • Voter registration cut-off dates for upcoming elections

  • Info about some local elections

  • When early and absentee voting begins

  • The date of primary elections

  • The date of general elections

  • Helpful tips about voting and elections

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