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Youth Guide to the Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration Youth Events Guide

Official Inaugural Events:

What: National Day of Service
Date: Saturday, January 19th
Time: 10:00am, 12:30pm, and 3:00pm
Location: National Mall and nationwide
Tickets: Free and open to the public
Website: http://2013pic.org/service/serve

What: Kid’s Inaugural Concert
Date: Saturday, January 19th
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Tickets: All tickets to the Kid’s Inaugural Concert have been allocated
Website: 2013pic.org

What: Official Swearing-in Ceremony
Date: Monday, January 21st
Time: 11:30am
Location: Capitol Hill
Tickets: Tickets are distributed by the 113th Congress and Presidential Inaugural Committee Ticket not required to view the Swearing-in, non-ticketed area begins at 4th St. NW
Website: http://2013pic.org/about; http://www.inaugural.senate.gov/2013/getting-tickets

What: Inaugural Parade
Date: Monday, January 21st
Time: 2:35pm
Location: Access points available between 4th street through 14th street on Pennsylvania Avenue
Tickets: Tickets to the parade are not required for entry but are required for bleacher seating
Website: http://2013pic.org/about/schedule; http://2013pic.org/about/parade

What: The Inaugural Ball
Date: Monday, January 21st
Time: 6:30pm
Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Tickets: All tickets to the Inaugural Ball have been allocated
Website: http://2013pic.org/about/schedule

What: National Prayer Service
Date: Tuesday, January 22nd
Time: 10:30am
Location: Washington National Cathedral
Tickets: All tickets to the National Prayer Service have been allocated
Website: 2013pic.org

Unofficial Inaugural Events:

Thursday, January 17th

What: Rock the Vote, Campus Progress and Young Invincibles Happy Hour
Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm
Location: Fujimar, 1401 K St, NW
Tickets: $15 (in advance), $25 (at the door)
Website: http://bit.ly/VuctuM

Friday, January 18th

What: Presidential Inaugural Leadership Summit
Time: January 18th-January 22nd
Location: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, 5000 Seminary Road, Alexandria VA
Tickets: $2,795.00
Website: http://www.presidentialinauguration.org/

What: Gen44 Happy Hour
Time: 5:00pm-8:00pm
Location: Ben’s Next Door, 1211 U Street NW
Tickets: Details available upon request
Website: http://www.barackobama.com/gen44

What: Millennial Trains Project M Central Exhibition Opening and Flash Party
Time: 6:00pm-12:00am
Location: M Central, 700 H Street, NE
Tickets: Free and open to the public
Website: http://mcentral.co/rsvp/

What: Young & Powerful Group Inauguration Kick Off & Cocktail Mixer
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Tabaq Bistro, 1336 U Street NW
Tickets: $44.00 (in advance)
Website: http://youngandpowerful.org/inauguration2013/

Saturday, January 19th
What: YDA Day of Service Event
Time: 9:00am
Location: Savoy Elementary: 2400 Shannon Place, SE, Washington, DC which is near the Anacostia metro.
Tickets: RSVP to [email protected]
Website: http://bit.ly/XdlT9P

What: Millennial Trains Project M Central Millennial Ideas Forum
Time: 10:00am-5:00pm
Location: M Central, 700 H Street, NE
Tickets: Free and open to the public
Website: http://mcentral.co/rsvp/

What: Young & Powerful Group Roundtable Political Forum
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Howard University, 2400 6th St, NW
Tickets: Free admission with RSVP
Website: http://youngandpowerful.org/inauguration2013/

What: Black Women United for Action 2013 Youth Presidential Inaugural Ball
Time: 5:30pm-9:30pm
Location: Crystal City Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington VA
Tickets: $50.00
Website: http://bwufa.eventbrite.com/

What: The Next President’ Inaugural Youth Ball
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Shiloh Baptist Church, 1500 9th St, NW
Tickets: $40.00
Website: http://www.presidential-inauguration.com/next-presidents-youth-inaugural-ball/

What: Young & Powerful Variety & Comedy Show
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Liv, 2001 11th Street NW
Tickets: $44.00 (in advance)
Website: http://youngandpowerful.org/inauguration2013/

What: Millennial Trains Project M Central Millennial Ball
Time: 8:00pm
Location: M Central, 700 H Street, NE
Tickets: $75.00
Website: http://mcentral.co/rsvp/

What: OurTime Generation Now Inaugural Ball
Time: 8:00pm
Location: Donald W. Reynolds Portrait Gallery, 8th and F Streets NW
Tickets: $150.00 (general admission), $75.00 (with student ID)
Website: http://www.ourtime.org/inauguration/

Sunday, January 20th

What: Young & Powerful Presidential Brunch
Time: 11:00am
Location: L’Enfant Plaza Hotel, 420 L’Enfant Plaza SW
Tickets: $44.00 (in advance)
Website: http://youngandpowerful.org/inauguration2013/

What: H.O.P.E. Inaugural Youth Ball
Time: 1:00pm
Location: The Howard Theatre, 620 T Street NW
Tickets: $75.00
Website: http://hopeinauguralyouthball.com/

What: Young Democrats of America Happy Hour
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
Location: Sixth Engine, 438 Massachusetts Ave, NW
Tickets: $30.00
Website: http://bit.ly/102QMox

What: Rock the Vote and Planned Parenthood “Plan to Rock”
Time: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Location: 9:30 Club, 815 V Street NW
Tickets: $75.00
Website: http://rockthevote.com/inauguration/

What: Young & Powerful Semi-Formal
Time: 8:00pm
Location: Ultra, 911 F. Street NW
Tickets: $100.00 (in advance), $80.00 (early bird)
Website: http://youngandpowerful.org/inauguration2013/

What: StartUp RockOn’s Inaugural Celebration
Time: 9:00pm
Location: The Hamilton, 600 14th Street
Tickets: $175 Discount Avail to YDs- Access Code: CREATE, Discount Code: YOUNGDEM
Website: http://www.eventfarm.com/inauguration

What: Rock the Vote Plan to Rock All Night
Time: 9:00pm
Location: 9:30 Club, 815 V Street NW
Tickets: $15.00
Website: http://rockthevote.com/inauguration/

What: Rock the Vote Nights
Time: 9:00pm-4:00am
Location: Lima, 1401 K Street NW
Tickets: $40 (general admission), $300 (VIP table)
Website: http://rockthevote.com/inauguration/

Monday, January 21st

What: Truman Project Open House
Time: 10:00am-5:00pm
Location: Truman HQ, 1050 17th St. NW, #375
Tickets: N/A
Website: N/A

What: Young & Powerful Black Tie Gala & Rising Star Awards Ceremony
Time: 8:00pm
Location: O Street Mansion, 2020 O. Street NW
Tickets: $144.00
Website: http://youngandpowerful.org/inauguration2013/

Transportation Information

On Monday, January 21st, Washington DC Metro System will open at 4am and close at 2am. Rush hour service and peak fare will be in effect from 4am until 9pm.

Fare-cards can be purchased at any Metro station.