2016 Presidential Primary & General Election Information

Election Dates

  • Primary Election – April 26, 2016, 7 am until 8 pm
  • General Election – November 8, 2016, 7 am until 8 pm

Early Voting Dates

  • Early Voting for the Primary Election – Thursday, April 14, 2016 through Thursday, April 21, 2016 from 10 am until 8 pm.
  • Early Voting for the General Election – Thursday, October 27, 2016 through Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 8 am until 8 pm.

For other important dates view the Maryland State Board of Elections website

2016 Primary Early Voting Locations

In Montgomery County:

Germantown Community Recreation Center
18905 Kingsview Road
Germantown MD 20874

Marilyn J. Praisner Community Recreation Center
14906 Old Columbia Pike
Burtonsville MD 20866

Executive Office Building Auditorium
101 Monroe Street
Rockville MD 20850

Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza
One Veterans Place
Silver Spring MD 20910

Activity Center at Bohrer Park Social Hall
506 S. Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg MD 20877

Damascus Community Recreation Center Social Hall
25520 Oak Drive
Damascus MD 20872

Jane E. Lawton Community Recreation Center
Social Hall
4301 Willow Lane
Chevy Chase MD 20815

Mid-County Community Recreation Center Social Hall
2004 Queensguard Road
Silver Spring MD 20906

Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad
2400 Arcola Avenue
Wheaton MD 20902

Potomac Community Recreation Center
11315 Falls Road
Potomac, MD 20854

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register to vote?

Where can I learn about Maryland’s new voting system?

Do I need to show identification before voting?

How do I change my party affiliation?

I just moved. What do I do about my voter registration?

Where do I vote?

How do I get an Absentee Ballot?

Where can I see a sample of my ballot?


The Presidential Primary and General Elections are run by the State and Local County. For additional 2016 Presidential Primary and General Election information please visit the Maryland State Board of Election website or call 240-777-8500

Note that the Takoma Park Community Center on Maple Avenue is not a polling place for the election

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