Votingest City Challenge

Sign up to participate in the 2022 challenge!

The 2020 winner for larger cities in NY State was Albany, NY with 75% eligible voter participation in the 2020 presidential election and Saratoga Springs won in the smaller cities category with 80% voter turnout. Congrats to the 2020 winners!


The Votingest City Challenge is a joyous competition celebrating cities with the highest percentage of eligible voter participation. The prize is a trophy honoring those who have fought for voting rights – Dr. Martin Luther King, Rep. John R. Lewis, Mary Church Terrell, Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm, Ella Baker, Fannie Lou Hamer and Bob Moses.

Albany press release and video

Saratoga Springs press

Albany, NY
Albany, NY
Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Springs, NY

The Votingest City Challenge is a unique opportunity to increase voter participation in the 2022 mid-term election, have some fun, and participate in a light-hearted, joyful competition among New York state cities to see which cities have the highest percentage of eligible voters vote and which cities have made the biggest improvement since the 2020 Presidential election.

1. Register your city in the 2022 Votingest City Challenge.

2. Engage your city’s businesses and noprofits in removing barriers to voting for their employees, clients and customers.

3. Download and print our beautiful and inspiring posters.

youth voting poster ny state
rejoice poster ny state