the 2021 inauguration - the plan thus far

November 12th, 2020

With former Vice President Joe Biden having been projected as the winner of the 2021 Presdiential Election, plans are being organized for the 2021 Inaugural Events that normally accompany our elections. You may ask the question, just how far along are they in the process

hotels are filling up fast!

November 11th, 2020

The Inauguration is always a very popular time to be in US Capitol. Many of Downtown Washington DC’s best hotels are already at capacity for the 2021 Inauguration.

To help you in your search, we’ve assembled a list of Washington DC hotels in proximity to the Inaugural events.

Organizing the presidential inauguration

November 10th, 2020

So what goes into planning the Presidential Inauguration? A lot! More than half a dozen agencies contribute in some way towards the historic event. Read all about the preparation and important steps needed to get us to the Inauguration

Inauguration Planning continues on!

November 9th, 2020

If you were planning to attend the 2021 Presidential Inauguration, it may be best to book your travel and lodging sooner rather than later. The Independent reported price jumps for airfare over the past weekend.

We’ve also put together a list of hotels in the Downtown DC and National Mall area. We advise you too solidify plans early as hotels tend to sell out quickly for the dates surrounding the Inauguration.

Inauguration Planning continues on!

November 6th, 2020

Even though the 2021 election winner is still not officially decided, the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies is pushing on with the compllicated process of planning the 2021 Presidential Inauguration! Senator Roy Blunt is heading up the effort.

The Great Vote Count Continues!

November 5th, 2020

As the country patiently waits for the remaining states to finish their election counts, let’s imagine for a moment what would happen if a President was not elected by Inauguration Day. Short answer? The House Speaker becomes President, but many variables must align for this to happen.

while we wait...some inaugural history!

November 4th, 2020

America waits with anticipation as states continue to count all of the votes cast in yesterday’s historic election. While we wait for a winner to be declared, take a moment to read about the long and storied history of the Presidential Inauguration.

today is election day!

November 3rd, 2020

Today is election day! If you are not one of the millions of Americans who have voted early, make sure you drop your ballot off or make your way to a polling station! Check out YouUSA.gov for answers to all your voting questions.

ELECTION DAY IS TOMORROW!

November 2nd, 2020

Election day is tomorrow! If you aren’t one of the millions of Americans who have already voted, make sure you make your way to a polling station and ensure that your voice is heard! In the following article, the Associated Press reviews 6 key questions going into election day.

WHEN WILL THE 2021 ELECTION WINNER BE ANNOUNCED?

October 29th, 2020

As the 2021 Election Day approaches, many people are wondering when they can expect a winner will be delcared. This article looks at three scenarios that may play out on election night. Short answer? Stay tuned!

A 2021 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION CRASH COURSE

October 28th, 2020

The 2021 Election is here! Folks are mailing in their ballots and voting early everywhere in the country! To help you keep everything in order, the Independent made an informative 2021 Presidential Election guide. Find your polling place today and make plans to participate in our democracy!

THE JCCIC IS ALREADY HARD AT WORK!

October 27th, 2020

The Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies is already hard at work on the 2021 Presidential Inauguration! They are developing promotional items with the aid of Government Publishing Office Director Hugh Halpern.

2021 INAUGURATION PREP HAS BEGUN!

October 26th, 2020

Preparations have already begun on the 2021 Presidential Inauguration! Construction on the inaugural platform, as well as the surrounding structures, will accomodate up to 2600 people. This format began with President Eisenhouser in 1953.

US CITIZENS VOTING EARLY IN RECORD NUMBERS!

October 22nd, 2020

Americans are voting early all over the country in record numbers! As of Wednesday, almost 40 million people have voted, shattering records.

INAUGURATION UPDATE: PROTECTING PUBLIC HEALTH

October 21st, 2020

Dozens of governmental agencies will be on hand in the weeks leading up to the Inauguarion to ensure the safety of all atendees. The United States Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration will be sending helicoptors over the National Mall to assess radiation levels ahead of the 2021 Presidential Inauguration.

THE 2021 ELECTION IS 18 DAYS AWAY!

October 16th, 2020

The election is fast approaching, where the American people will elect their leader foe the next 4 years. Be sure to do your patriotic duty and vote! Find your polling place today and make plans to participate in our democracy!

2021 INAUGURAL EVENTS

October 12th, 2020

The 2021 Inauguration is still in the early stages of planning, and details won’t be finalized until after the November 3rd election. Sign up to our newsletter to ensure you are among the first to be informed!

UPDATE: 2021 PRESIDENTUAL INAUGURATION

October 8th, 2020

The Presidential Election is only 26 days away, and people are already casting their votes all around the country! Stay tuned for more information about the 2021 Inauguration, we’ll post it here as it becomes available. You can also sign up to our newsletter to find out the latest news and ticket offers.

2020 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

We here at Inauguraltickets.com hope everyone and their families are safe through this trying and complicated time. As primary elections around the country wrap up the election appears to be centered around Senator Joe Biden and President Donald Trump. Check back here for updates to the Presidential Inauguration, Inaugural Balls, and Inaugural Parade.

RABBI MARVIN HIER TO LEAD PRAYER AT SWEARING IN CEREMONY

Thursday, January 5th

Rabbi Marvin Hier, who is the founder and dean of Simon Wiesenthal Center located in Los Angeles, will read an original prayer as well as a benediction each for President Trump and Vice President Pence at the Swearing In Ceremony.

2017 INAUGURAL PARADE LINEUP ANNOUNCED

Saturday, December 31st

The Presidential Inaugural Committee has released the 2017 Inaugural Parade lineup. In addition to these fine participants, there will be representatives from each branch of our military.

MORMON TABERNACLE CHOIR TO PERFORM AT THE SWEARING IN CEREMONY

Wednesday, December 28th

Singers of the 360 member Mormon Tabernacle Choir will be performing at the Swearing In Ceremony. The Choir has performed at many other Inaugurations dating back to President Taft.

RANDY ROGERS TO PERFORM A SPECIAL SOLO ACOUSTIC SET AT THE BLACK TIE & BOOTS BALL

Tuesday, December 20th

Randy Rogers has announced he accepted an invitation to perform a special solo acoustic set at the Black Tie & Boots Ball on January 19th. The event is hosted by the Texas State Society in Oxon Hill, Maryland.

13,000 MILITARY PERSONNEL TO TO PROVIDE SUPPORT AT THE INAUGURATION

Tuesday, December 20th

The Military Times has reported that over 13,000 military personnel will provide support for the security of the 2017 Presidential Inauguration. This includes over 5,000 active-duty service members and over 8,000 National Guard personnel.

SENATE OFFICES BEING FLOODED WITH TICKET REQUESTS

Sunday, December 18th

Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran’s office has been inundated with requests for Inaugural Tickets since Donald Trump won the Presidential Election, it has been reported. “The groundswell of support for Mr. Trump in Mississippi gave us some indication of the level of interest Mississippians who might want to attend this inaugural ceremony in person” reports Chris Gallegos, who is a spokesman for Senator Cochran.

16-YEAR-OLD JACKIE EVANCHO TO SING NATIONAL ANTHEM AT THE INAUGURATION

Thursday, December 15th

Jackie Evancho, the 16 year old opera singer made famous by finishing in second place on America’s Got Talent, has been chosen to sing the National Anthem at the Inauguration.

PRESIDENT-ELECT TRUMP TO ATTEND 3 INAUGURAL BALLS

Sunday, December 11th

The Presidential Inaugural Committee has given us a first peek at the Inaugural week events. They’ve announced a rally, 2 sanctioned inaugural balls, and 1 inaugural ball saluting military and first responders. More details will be coming, so check back here soon!

CHAIRMAN BARRACK SPEAKS ABOUT THE INAUGURATION

Wednesday, December 7th

Presidential Inaugural Committee Chairman Thomas Barrack Jr. said yesterday regarding President-Elect Trump’s Inauguration, “This inauguration, in particular, is intended to honor the democratic process and our country, which embraces debate, various points of view and independence in a united manner.”

WONDERING HOW TO VOLUNTEER FOR THE INAUGURAL PARADE?

Wednesday, November 30th

The Presidential Inaugural Committee has launched a website where you can apply to volunteer for the Inaugural Parade or other events taking place around Washington DC. 

*UPDATE 12/7*: The application period for Parade volunteers has ended. 

SENATOR ROY BLUNT TAPPED TO PLAN THE SWEARING IN CEREMONY

Tuesday, November 22nd

Missouri Senator Roy Blunt, fresh off of a successful re-election campaign, has been put in charge of planning the Swearing In Ceremony. He is officially the chairman of the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies, which is the committee which plans the Swearing In Ceremony and the proceeding luncheon.

THE PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURAL COMMITTEE LEADERSHIP FOR 2017 HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED

Thursday, November 17th

President Elect Donald Trump has announced the leadership for the 2017 Presidential Inaugural Committee. The Presidential Inaugural Committee is in charge of planning all of the official events of inauguration day. They will be chaired by Thomas Barrack Jr., the founder and executive chairman of Colony Capital, a global investment firm.

TRUMP MOVES TO ASSEMBLE NATIONAL SECURITY TEAM AHEAD OF INAUGURATION

Tuesday, November 15th

President Elect Donald Trump has stated his desire to have his National Security team assembled and ready to hit the ground running immediately after he takes his oath of office, wasting no time implementing his agenda for the future of our country.

DONALD TRUMPS TRANSITION TEAM BEGINS WORK IN WASHINGTON DC

Friday, November 11th

Donald Trumps transition team has taken up residence in Washington DC preparing to get a running start to prepare for the transition of power from the Obama administration. They will be meeting over the coming weeks with potential candidates for cabinet positions in the Trump Administration.

TRUMP WINS THE 58TH PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION!

Wednesday, November 9th

Donald J. Trump has become the 45th President of the United States! The tightly contested election roared into the early hours of the morning before the final call was made. 

Continue to check back here for continual updates on the 2017 Presidential Inauguration.

IT'S ELECTION DAY!

Tuesday, November 8th

Today is Election Day! The race is too close to call and every vote counts. So if you weren’t one of the many early voters, make your way to your polling station and cast your vote!

ELECTION DAY IS TOMORROW!

Monday, November 7th

Tomorrow is the 58th Presidential Election! If you haven’t already, make sure you go out and vote! You can check if you are registered and where your local polling station is on our voter information page.

INAUGURAL CEREMONY MUSICAL COMPOSER ANNOUNCED

Monday, October 31st

Dr. John Wykoff, the assistant professor of music theory and composition at Lee University in Cleveland, TN has been selected to compose the music for the Inaugural Ceremony.

FIRST REHEARSALS FOR THE INAUGURATION CEREMONY SCHEDULED

Friday, October 28th

The Pentagon has announced that the first rehearsal event for the Presidential Inauguration will take place on December 14th. Pentagon and Inaugural officials will meet to begin the arduous task of planning the 58th Presidential Inauguration ceremony.

THE 2017 US ELECTIONS ARE ONLY 2 WEEKS AWAY!

Tuesday, October 25th

The 2017 Presidential Election is only 2 weeks away! While Democrat Hillary Clinton seems to be ahead in the polls, even the experts are unable to say which candidate the country will elect. Make sure you are registered to vote!

THIRD AND FINAL PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE IS TONIGHT!

Wednesday, October 19th

The third and final Presidential Debate takes place tonight at 9:00pm EST. at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas, NV. The debate is being run by Fox News, and will be moderated by Fox News anchor Chris Wallace.

WASHINGTON D.C. HOTELS PREPARING FOR THE INAUGURATION

Monday, October 17th

Anticipation is building all around Washington D.C. for the 2017 Presidential Inauguration. USA Today is reporting that hotels in Washington D.C. have begun offering extremely expensive hotel packages for groups of guests for the 2017 Inauguration. Prices are said to be in the 5 to 6 figures for the event.

MSU CHORAL TO PERFORM AT THE INAUGURATION

Monday, October 15th

The 48 piece Missouri State Choral will perform at the Inauguration, providing a fantastic soundtrack to the festivities as well as an unforgettable experience for the young musicians.

VICE PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE IS TOMORROW!

Monday, October 3rd

The Vice Presidential Debate will take place tomorrow October 4th at 9pm in Longwood University located in Farmville, VA. Squaring off will be Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia and Governor Mike Pence of Indiana. It will be moderated by Elaine Quijano of CBS News. While many topics are expected to be covered, both candidates are expected to court the woman vote heavily.

THE 2017 PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURAL COMMITTEE MEETS WEDNESDAY

Tuesday, September 20th

On Wednesday Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri will head the Presidential Inaugural Committee, and begin to plan out the Presidential Inauguration for 2017. He will be joined by Senator Chuck Schumer, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the House Speaker Paul Ryan, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.

THIRD PARTY PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES FAIL TO QUALIFY FOR FIRST PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE

Friday, September 16th

Green Party candidate Jill Stein and Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson both failed to reach the 15% polling threshold to qualify for the first Presidential Debate, to be held on Monday, September 26th at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY. The debate will be moderated by Lestor Holt, an anchor for NBC Nightly News.

CLINTON COLLAPSES AT 9/11 CEREMONY, TRUMP CAMPAIGNS IN THE MID-WEST

Wednesday, September 14th

Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton appeared to collapse at a 9/11 memorial on Monday. The Clinton Campaign has stated former Senator Clinton is battling pneumonia, and today the campaign released additional health records stating that she remains healthy. 

Meanwhile Republican Donald Trump appears to continue to make gains in key swing states, according to New York Times columnist Nate Silver.

TRUMP MAKING GAINS IN KEY SWING STATES

Friday, September 9th

Polling over the last week has shown Donald Trump making gains over Hillary Clinton in several key swing states.

PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE UPDATE - THERE WILL BE 3!

Tuesday, September 6th 2016

Donald Trump, the Republican nominee for President of the United States, has agreed to 3 televised national debates with the Democratic Presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton.