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Though President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden were officially sworn in on Sunday, during a private ceremony, Monday's public festivities are the inauguration's prime time. The public swearing-in is on Monday at 11:30 a.m. (EST), on the West Front of the capitol. Right after that, Obama will deliver his second inaugural address. The Inaugural Parade will take place at 2:55 p.m. (EST), and the Commander In Chief Ball at 8:30 p.m. (EST).


— The Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) will live stream the events live HERE.

— The White House will also live stream from YouTube HERE. 

— To live stream from (starting Monday at 9:30 a.m. EST) click HERE.

— To live stream from CBS News (via Ustream) click HERE.

— To live stream from Fox News, Yahoo NewsThe Wall Street Journal and The New York Times (via Hulu) click HERE.

— For online live coverage from C-SPAN click HERE.  



Ceremonial Swearing-In Ceremony 
Location: Capitol Hill
Start Time: 11:30 AM ET
Coverage: Open press to pre-credentialed media only
On Monday, the President and Vice President will be sworn in the traditional ceremonial swearing in ceremony at the U.S. Capitol that is open to the public. Note: Per tradition, the event is hosted by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies and media credentials for this event are issued by the Senate Media Galleries.
Inaugural Parade
Location: Viewing stands and bleachers are lined along Pennsylvania Avenue
Estimated Start Time: 2:35 PM ET 
Coverage: Open press to pre-credentialed media only
President Obama, Vice President Biden, First Lady Michelle Obama, Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden will participate in the Inaugural Parade following the public swearing-in ceremony at the Capitol.  This year’s parade features participants, floats and vehicles representing 60 groups.
The Commander in Chief’s Inaugural Ball 
Location: Washington Convention Center
Doors open: 6:00 PM
Coverage: Pooled Press 
As he did at his first Inauguration in 2009, President Obama will host the Commander-in-Chief’s Ball to honor America’s brave service members and their families, a tradition started by President George W. Bush in 2005. Active duty and reserve military, Medal of Honor recipients, and wounded warriors and their spouses will attend. Troops from around the world will also be able to join the celebration virtually.
The Inaugural Ball 
Location: Washington Convention Center – Halls A, B and C
Doors open: 6:30 PM
Coverage: Open press to pre-credentialed media only
Location: Washington Convention Center – Halls D and E
Doors open: 7:00 PM
Coverage: Pooled Press 
Americans across the country are invited to share in the celebration at The Inaugural Ball, a unified celebration for all Americans that will span every hall in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.