Both candidates are feeling the pressure to perform at a high level.
According to a new CNN poll, President Obama and Mitt Romney are tied at 47%.
With so much on the line, Eyewitness News hit the streets to get Central New Yorkers take on the big showdown.
"I've watched every debate. The Presidential, the Vice Presidential debate. I think Obama is going to win. I think he's more informed about foreign police and women's issues," said Utica resident, Joyce Nebush.
"They just tell you what you need to hear, what they think you want to hear, and they do just the opposite. They are more worried about who outdid who. They don't tell you the real deal," said Utica resident, Eric Petrie.