Inauguration week is— particularly Wednesday, January 20, when President-elect and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris shall be sworn in on the Capitol after which make make stops all through Washington, D.C. Following Mr. Biden’s arrival on the White Home, there shall be a star-studded, although principally digital, inaugural parade.
The “Parade Throughout America” shall be televised and options common performers, celebrities and athletes, in accordance with the Presidential Inaugural Committee. The occasion shall be hosted by actor Tony Goldwyn, who is thought for enjoying President Fitzgerald “Fitz” Grant on the TV drama “Scandal.”
Different visitors embrace comic Jon Stewart and Nathan Apodaca, often known as DoggFace. Apodaca shot to fame in 2020 when a TikTok video of him skateboarding whereasand listening to Fleetwood Mac went viral.
Musical performers will embrace The New Radicals, reuniting for the primary time in 22 years; DJ Cassidy’s Move The Mic, a musical medley by all-stars together with Earth Wind & Fireplace, Nile Rodgers, Kathy Sledge and The Trans Refrain of Los Angeles; and singer Andra Day.
Determine skater Kaitlyn Saunders and Olympic athletes together with Nathan Chen, Allyson Felix, and Katie Ledecky may even be part of the celebration.
The digital “Parade Throughout America” may even function audio system and performances representing all 56 U.S. states and territories, which is a primary for inaugural parades.
The occasion will rejoice individuals who have turn into heroes of their communities, like Portland’s Dr. Jason Campbell, referred to as the “TikTok Doc,” and Atlanta’s Jason Zgonc, a 12-year-old trumpeter who performed for hospital employees on the entrance traces of the pandemic.
The College of Delaware Drumline and the Howard College Drumline — from the alma maters of Mr. Biden and Ms. Harris — will escort the incoming president and vice chairman down fifteenth Road to the White Home.
The parade, which is about to start round 3:15 p.m. ET, is only one of many occasions set for Inauguration Day. Along with the swearing-in ceremony at midday, Mr. Biden will attend a wreath-laying at Arlington Nationwide Cemetery alongside former Presidents George W. Bush, Invoice Clinton and Barack Obama.
There may even be a primetime particular, “Celebrating America,” airing on main networks together with CBS and CBSN at 8:30 p.m. ET. That celebrity-packed occasion shall be hosted by Tom Hanks and can function performances by John Legend, Bon Jovi and lots of others.