Live Stream: Watch 2013 Presidential Inauguration
The live stream coverage from the White House will be available a little before noon, so be sure to check back! Here is the schedule for today’s festivities (via Global Grind):
11 a.m. E.T. President Obama, Vice President Joe Biden and their families will be seated on the podium
11:35 a.m. Myrlie Evers-Williams, civil rights activist and widow of slain Mississippi civil rights leader Medgar Evars, delivers the invocation
11:45 a.m. Vice President Biden repeats his oath of office. Supreme court Justice Sonia Sotomayor officiates.
11:50 a.m. Performance by singer James Taylor of American the Beautiful
11:55 a.m. Obama repeats his oath of office as Chief Justice John Roberts officiates
Noon Obama delivers his inaugural address
12.21 p.m. Performance by singer Kelly Clarkson of My Country, ‘Tis of Thee
12:26 p.m. Poet Richard Blanco reads his inaugural poem
12:30 p.m. The benediction by Dr. Luis León, pastor of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C.
Lunch break The Obamas and Bidens join members of the Supreme Court, Congress and the cabinet for lunch in the Capitol
2:30 p.m. Obama reviews troops outside the Capitol
2:36 p.m. The inaugural parade, featuring floats representing about 60 groups, begins
5:30 p.m. The parade concludes
6 p.m. The inaugural ball begins