When are the inauguration events today in Washington?

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The inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump as the 45th president is today. Here’s a look at the current schedule of events in Washington:


Church: Trump and Pence will attend a service at St. John's Episcopal Church.White House: Before the inauguration, Trump will go to the White House to meet President Barack Obama. They will then travel to the Capitol.

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What happens before Inauguration Day?

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Swearing-in: Opening remarks before the inauguration of Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence are expected to start around 11-11:30 a.m. Pence will be sworn in just before noon. Trump will be sworn in at noon at the Capitol.

Lunch at Capitol: Members of Congress, Trump and Pence will have lunch after the ceremony in the Capitol.

Parade: After the lunch, the inaugural parade will start at the Capitol and proceed to the White House. It's expected to start around 3 p.m.

Balls: The day will end with several inaugural balls around town


Prayer service: A service will take place at the National Cathedral at 10 a.m.


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