INAUGURATION DAY 2017

Each country is headed by someone given authority to lead it to progress while maintaining peace with other countries.  This is the basic role of the president of each land.  As their role is quite heavy, it is but proper that they be given a day to formally call them at office.  Let us then take a closer look at America’s Inauguration Day.

When is the Inauguration Day in the United States of America 2017? 

The United States of America’s Inauguration Day is on January 20, 2017, a Friday.

The United States of America’s Inauguration Day is always observed every four years on the 20th day of January.

Origin and Purpose of the Inauguration Day of the United States of America:

The first president of the United States, George Washington, was inaugurated into office in January 20, 1789.  Since then on, every four years, after the American people have elected their incoming President and Vice President, the Inauguration Day is held. 

This special day marks the official start of the newly elected President and Vice President of America at noon in Washington DC.

Observance of the United States of America’s Inauguration Day:

The inaugural ceremonies and activities are always organized by the Joint Committee of the American Congress.  It starts with the swearing in and taking office of the newly elected President and Vice President of the country at the US Capitol.  They then move to the presidential viewing balcony of the White House to watch the parade along Pennsylvania Avenue.

After the parade, a lunch is hosted by the US Congress for them.  Speeches are given by many political figures on this event welcoming the new officials.  All activities are heavily covered by security being attended by a multitude of high profile people.  Multimedia people are also present in the whole proceeding which generally ends with a ball.  Some radical groups also take this opportunity to conduct demonstrations, rallies and protests against the government.

When is the next Inauguration Day of the United States of America?

The Inauguration Day of the United States of America is on January 20, 2021, a Tuesday.

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