Inauguration Day 2025 - information

When is the Presidential Inauguration?

The Presidential Inauguration will take place on Wednesday, January 20th, 2025.

Where is the Presidential Inauguration?

The Swearing-In Ceremony takes place on the steps of the west side of the US Capitol.

Where does the Inaugural Parade take place?

Following the Inaugural Luncheon, the Inaugural Parade travels from the US Capitol down Pennsylvania Avenue, ending at the White House.

Where will the Inaugural Ball be held? 

The official sanctioned Inaugural Ball is typically held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington DC.

Who can I contact to volunteer for the Presidential Inauguration?

You can reach the Presidential Inaugural Committee through their website, Additionally you can reach out to the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies. But your best bet may be to contact one of your local Senator or House Representatives – you can look up their contact information at


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How can I get tickets to one of the Presidential Inaugural events?

Tickets for Inaugural Events can be obtained through your Congressional representatives. Allocations are decided by each representative, and you can request them through their Congressional offices. Tickets are limited, and lottery systems are often used to distribute tickets to constituencies. In addition to this, tickets will become available through secondary ticket sources as well.

Do I need tickets to watch the Inaugural Parade?

No. Tickets are not required to attend the incoming President’s Inaugural Parade. However, there will be several ticketed areas that will be restricted to ticket holders only.

What is a sanctioned Presidential Inaugural Ball? What is an un-sanctioned Presidential Inaugural Ball?

Presidential Inaugural Gala Balls are split into two categories – sanctioned and un-sanctioned. At a sanctioned ball, the new President is guaranteed to make an appearance. Not so in the un-sanctioned balls – while it is not unprecedented, the President is not expected to attend.

How much do tickets cost?

While tickets to the Inaugural Balls vary in price, the tickets to the Swearing In Ceremony and Inaugural Parade may be obtained from your Congressional Representatives at little to no cost. If you are unable to obtain them this way, there are other options to purchase tickets so you may attend one of these historic events.


iinauguration day 2025

June 1st, 2023

The inauguration ceremony takes place at the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, DC. The next presidential inauguration is scheduled to be on January 20, 2025.

Inaugural Luncheon will not take place

December 30th, 2020

Due to the ongoing concerns regarding the surge of COVID-19, President-Elect Biden has decided to cancel the Inaugural Luncheon – where the incoming President and Vice President are traditionally honored.

Presidential Transition - Important Dates

December 23rd, 2020

As we head into the Christmas break, let’s look ahead at the remaining key dates and deadlines leading up to the 59th Presidential Inauguration.

The Presidential Inaugural Committee releases Official Inauguration FAQ

December 21st, 2020

The Biden/Harris Presidential Inaugural Committee has released an official FAQ regarding the Inaugural Ceremonies and the precautions being taken in the name of public health. You can read the full release at the Presidential Inaugural Committee Website.

Official announcement from the JCCIC regarding the Presidential Inauguration

December 17th, 2020

200,000 tickets were printed for the public to attend the Swearing-In Ceremony, but due to the COVID-19 pandemic organizers decided to scale down the festivities, moving it to a virtual event. Official commemorative tickets will still be available to mark this historic occasion. Check back for updates!

Major announcement from the JCCIC regarding the swearing-in ceremony

December 16th, 2020

The Joint Congressional Commission on Inaugural Ceremonies (JCCIC) announced today that tickets will not be distributed to the general public for the 2021 Swearing-In Ceremony. More information is forthcoming, so stay tuned! 

Individuals who have already ordered tickets through our site will receive an update shortly.

Biden finishes selecting his inaugural committee

December 16th, 2020

President-Elect Joe Biden announced additions to his Presidential Inaugural Committee yesterday. Included in this announcement was Alana Mounce, the Biden campaign’s Nevada director, and Katie Petrelius, the campaign’s national finance director.

Presidential Inaugurations in the United States - A Pictorial

December 14th, 2020

While we patiently wait for the Presidential Inaugural Committee to release details on the 2021 Inaugural Events, let’s take another dive into history with Buzzfeed’s collection of historical Inauguration photo’s from throughout our history. LLC is an independent ticket agency that buys and sells tickets to all Inaugural events. We are not affiliated with either party or any government agencies. Our prices reflect the difficulty in obtaining hard to find, quality tickets for the inaugural events. All prices are stated in USD and reflect what ticket prices are expected to be. In some cases, specific tickets, seating locations and prices cannot be guaranteed.All ticket sales are final. We will make every effort to fill your order at the current price. However, the prices shown indicate the expected price of tickets. If tickets cannot be secured at the expected price, you will have the option of either purchasing the tickets at the higher price or canceling your order for a full refund less the handling/processing fees.