The 2018 Midterms is Alabama's next chance to vote. This statewide election will determine seats for local, state, and federal positions. Read more about Voting in the 2018 Midterms: What You Need to Know

Attending candidate forums, debates, and other in-person events is a great way to learn more about the individuals running for election in your district.

If you would like to have your event added to this page, please email rseungbickley@aclualabama.org. Please note that we will only share events that are not partisan. 

Past Events

  • August 13, 2018 at 6pm - City of Auburn Mayoral and City Council Candidate Forum, Clarion Inn & Suites [Facebook]
  • August 14, 2018 at 6pm - Montgomery City Council District 4 Candidate Forum, Fortitude Foundation [Facebook]
  • August 16, 2018 at 6pm - Huntsville City Council Candidate Forum, Huntsville-Madison Library Main Branch [Facebook]
  • August 16, 2018 at 6pm - Town Hall Candidate Forum for Alabama House District 3, Southside Center for the Arts [Facebook]
  • August 16, 2018 at 5:30pm - Political Candidate Forum for Gadsden Municipal Election, Gadsden City High School [Facebook]
  • August 16, 2018 at 5:30pm - State Representative Town Hall Forum for District 81, Valley National Bank [Facebook]
  • September 11, 2018 at 6pm - Alabama Political Forum for Democratic and Republican Candidates, First Missionary Baptist Church [Facebook]
  • September 23, 2018 at 5pm - Political Debate and Voter Education Forum for Jefferson County District Attorney and Sheriff, UAB Hill Student Center Ballroom B [Flyer]
  • October 2, 2018 at 6pm - Alabama State Conference NAACP Political Candidate Forum, St. Bartley PB Church in Huntsville [Flyer]
  • October 2, 2018 at 6:30pm - Tuscaloosa Candidate Forum for Probate Judge, Tax Assessor, and Circuit Clerk, Rast Room at the Bryant Conference Center [Tuscaloosa News]
  • October 9, 2018 at 6pm - North Huntsville Community United for Action's Political Candidates Forum for Attorney General, State Supreme Court, State Senate, and State School Districts, Union Hill P.B. Church [Facebook
  • October 9, 2018 at 6:30pm - Tuscaloosa Candidate Forum for House of Representatives and Senate, Rast Room at the Bryant Conference Center [Tuscaloosa News]
  • October 16, 2018 at 7pm - Faith Votes: District Attorney Forum, Southside C.M.E. Church in Birmingham [Facebook]

Frequently Asked Questions

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • October 22, 2018 - Voter registration deadline for general election

  • November 1, 2018 - Last day to apply for an absentee ballot for the general election

  • November 5, 2018 - Last day for voter to hand-deliver or postmark an absentee ballot

  • November 6, 2018 - Statewide General Election

Resources

We have also created resources to help inform Alabamians about voting in the 2018 midterms. 

Page last revised: November 15, 2018

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