| Inauguration Day
Schedule of Events
|10:30am Inaugural Morning Concert
11:00am Inaugural Ceremonies
|Archives and History — State Library
109 East Jones Street
|12:00 noon Parade featuring marching bands and performers from across the state in a tribute to our communities large and small.
||Parade route begins at Wilmington and North Streets, loops around the Capitol and ends at Salisbury and Lane Streets.
|1:00-4:00pm Entertainers representing many cultures of our state perform outside on the main stage.
||Bicentennial Plaza 16 West Jones Street
|1:00-5:00pm Children’s activities, entertainers and surprise guests are found throughout the Museum of History. Special exhibit: “First Families of North Carolina”
||North Carolina Museum of History 5 East Edenton Street
| 1:00-5:00pm Children’s activities, entertainers and hidden treasures are found throughout the new Museum of Natural Sciences. Special exhibit: “The Dinosaurs of Jurassic Park”
||North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences 11 West Jones Street
| 3:00-5:00pm Join the Governor and the First Lady for a reception featuring music from the mountains to the sea.
||North Carolina Executive Mansion 200 North Blount Street