Schedule of Presidential Inauguration

WASHINGTON -  

Here is a schedule of Inauguration Day Events
 
 
Ceremonial Swearing-In
 
 Capitol Hill
 
 11:30 a.m. EST
 
 The order of the program:
 
 Musical selections: The U.S. Marine Band
 
 Musical selections: P.S. 22, Staten Island in N.Y., and Lee University Festival Choir, Cleveland, Tenn.
 
 Call to order and welcoming remarks: Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y.
 
 Invocation: Myrlie Evers-Williams
 
 Musical selection: Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir
 
 Oath of office administered to Vice President Biden: Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor
 
 Musical selection: James Taylor
 
 Oath of office administered to President Obama: Chief Justice John Roberts
 
 Inaugural address: President Obama
 
 Musical selection: Kelly Clarkson
 
 Poem: Richard Blanco
 
 Benediction: the Rev. Luis Leon of St. John's Church, Washington 
 
 The National Anthem: Beyonce'          
 
 Inaugural Parade
 
 Viewing stands and bleachers are lined along Pennsylvania Avenue
 
   2:35 p.m. EST 
 
   The Obamas and Bidens participate in a parade featuring floats and vehicles representing about 60 groups.
 
   The Commander in Chief's Inaugural Ball 
 
   Washington Convention Center
 
   6 p.m. EST
 
   The gala honors service members and their families.
 
   The Inaugural Ball 
 
   Washington Convention Center, Halls A, B and C
 
   6:30 p.m. EST
 
   Washington Convention Center, Halls D and E
 
   Doors open 7 p.m. EST
 
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   Tuesday, January 22, 2013 
 
   National Prayer Service
 
   Washington National Cathedral
 
   10:30 a.m. EST
 
   The Obamas and Biden attend. 
 
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   Source: The Presidential Inaugural Committee
 
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