Elections Calendar and Cycles

2015 Elections

2016 Elections

2017 Elections

For the full calendar of election events, visit the Louisiana Secretary of State’s website

Election Cycles

Gubernatorial Election Years
(2007, 2011, 2015, 2019, 2023…)
Fall: Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, State Commissioners, State Representatives, State Senators, Members of the Board of Elementary & Secondary Education, Clerks of Court, Coroners, Sheriffs, Assessors, Parish President, Councilmen

Presidential Election Years
(2008, 2012, 2016, 2020, 2024…)
Spring: Presidential Preference, Party Committee Members
Fall: President, U.S. Representative, U.S. Senator (rotating)

Off Gubernatorial Years
(2009, 2013, 2017, 2021, 2025…)

Congressional Years
(2010, 2014, 2018, 2022…)
Fall: U.S. Representative, U.S. Senator (rotating), Members of School Board
Judicial and Public Service Commission (Every six years)
(2008, 2014, 2020, 2026…)
Fall: District Attorney, District Judges, Justices of the Peace, Constables, Public Service Commissioners

Rotating (and staggered)
Fall: Supreme Court Justices, Court of Appeal Justices