2019 Gastonia City Council Election Calendar

Photo ID is NOT required for the 2019 Election

August 23 - Campaign Kick Off Party
George Pappas Liberty Lanes

2501 S York Rd (Hwy 321)

6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

September 3- Gastonia Downtown Merchants Community Watch
Gastonia Police Department
200 E Long Ave, Gastonia NC
6:00 pm

September 22 - Fundraiser by Deana Tate

(Ashbrook Hall of Famer and University of Maryland Star)
Chicken, Hamburger, and Hotdog plates with proceeds benefiting

Citizens to Elect Todd Pierceall and Breast Cancer Support
11:00 am until

September 23 - ETA Mu Lambda Fraternity Candidate Forum

St. Stephens AME Zion Church
201 W Franklin Blvd         
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

September 25 - Gaston Regional Chamber/Gaston Association of Realtors/Gaston Gazette Mayor and Candidate Forum

Gaston Day School Auditorium
6:00 pm until



October 6 - Mail-out absentee voting begins

October 7 - Sherwood Community Watch
Sherwood School

Dixon Rd, Gastonia, NC
7:00 pm


October 11 - Deadline to register to vote in the 2019 Municipal Elections

October 16 - Early voting begins (click HERE for times and dates)

October 17 - Politics and Pie
Gaston County Library Auditorium (Main Branch)
7:00 pm - 8.:00 pm (open to the Public)

October 19 - Legacy Events Center Candidate Forum
Legacy Events Center
207 S Chestnut St,

Gastonia, NC

October 29 - Last day to request an absentee ballot

November 2 - Early voting ends

November 5 - Election Day (polls open at 6:30 am and close at 7:30 pm)

November 5  - Deadline for absentee ballots postmarked Nov. 5 (5:30 pm)

November 15 - Canvas of the 2019 Elections

Secretary of State, Elaine Marshall
Food Drive for BREAD
Speaker of the NC House, Tim Moore
Handing out supplies to the Hurricane Fran victims