By Submitted Story on October 1, 2020
A General Election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 in Dare County to vote in the following contests: Federal, State, District, County and Nonpartisan Offices. Polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on the day of the election, Tuesday, November 3. You will vote at your precinct’s polling place. Use the Voter Lookup Tool to find your polling place, sample ballots, and more.
Voters will not be required to show photo ID for elections held in 2020. Federal and state courts have temporarily blocked North Carolina’s voter photo ID requirement from taking effect until further order of the courts.
Early voting (also known as One-Stop Absentee Voting) allows any registered voter to cast an absentee ballot in person on select days prior to Election Day, which is Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020.
Dare County Administration Building – 954 Marshall C. Collins Dr., Manteo, N.C. 27954
Kill Devil Hills Town Hall Commissioners Meeting Room, 102 Town Hall Drive, Kill Devil Hills, N.C. 27948
Cape Hatteras Secondary School Auditorium – 48576 N.C. Hwy. 12, Buxton, N.C. 27920
The sites are open on weekdays from Oct. 15 through Oct. 30 from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., and on Saturdays, Oct. 17 and Oct. 24 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. The last day of early voting is Saturday, Oct. 31 from 8 a.m to 3 p.m.
For more information on One-Stop Absentee Voting and other ways to vote in Dare County, visit darenc.com/voting.
Same Day Registration:
Those not registered may register when they vote during Early Voting. Unlike on Election Day, when registered voters can only vote at their specific precinct, early voting allows registered voters to vote at any early voting site in the county.