Closer look at inauguration schedule


The schedule for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden:
   Monday, Jan. 21
   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: BeyoncΘ
   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
   Tuesday, January 22, 2013
   National Prayer Service
   Washington National Cathedral
   10:30 a.m. EST
   The Obamas and Biden attend.
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