Order of the Inaugural Parade down D.C.'s Pennsylvania Avenue

McClatchy NewspapersJanuary 20, 2009 

Presidential Inaugural Committee Releases Planned Order of Inaugural Parade

Over 10,000 people from all 50 states to march in historic parade

Washington, D.C. - Today, the Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) released a list of participants in the Inaugural Parade in the order of planned appearance. Over 10,000 people from all 50 states will follow the President and Vice President from the Capitol down the 1.5 mile route on Pennsylvania Avenue. Music and cultural groups will join representatives from our Armed Forces in the historic parade, which concludes at the presidential reviewing stand, where the President and Vice President will watch the processional with their families.

The list below reflects the planned order for the Inaugural Parade. Please note that the participants and their order in the Inaugural Parade are not considered final until the parade begins.

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Planned Parade Order:

Representatives from the US Army, United States Military Academy & US Army Reserve

Punahou School JROTC

Punahou School Marching Band

Whitney M. Young Magnet High School Navy JROTC

Isiserettes Drill and Drum Corps

Jesse White Tumbling Team

Florida A&M University Marching 100 Band

Crow Nation of Montana

Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior High School Marching Band

Illinois Home State Float

Brooklyn Music and Arts Program

Theodore Roosevelt High School Marine Corps JROTC Color Guard and Drill Team

Colts Drum and Bugle Corps

Klein Collins High School Air Force JROTC

Cleveland Firefighters Memorial Pipes and Drums

Southern Ohio Ladies Aside

Redwood Middle School Marching Band and Auxiliary Units

Representatives of the US Marine Corps and US Marine Corps Reserve

Delaware Volunteer Firemen's Association

University of Delaware Fightin' Blue Hen Marching Band, The Pride of Delaware

Delaware Home State Float

Alexis I. duPont High School Band

Comfort Carriages

Tuskegee Airmen

Delaware State University Marching Band

Special Olympics Inc.

Sanford High School Marching Band

Peace Corps Community

Adams Central High School Patriot Band

Oneida Nation Veterans

Cadets Drum & Bugle Corps

Idaho State Leadership: State and Tribal Representatives

Roosevelt High School Marching Band

Suurimmaanitchuat Eskimo Dance Group

South Cobb High School Blue Eagle Marching Band

Representatives of the US Navy, US Naval Academy & US Navy Reserve

Brattleboro High School Marching Band

George Washington University

Petal High School Marching Band

Freedom Riders

Bonnie Brae Knights

Federal Protection Service

Trumbull High School Golden Eagle Marching Band

American Workers Contingent

East Greenwich High School Avenger Band

Commanding General's Mounted Color Guard, First Infantry Division, Fort Riley KS

Green Valley High School Marching Band

Angel Drill Team

Manning High School Golden Pride Marching Band

Wind River Reservation Youth Council

Lincoln Highway National Museum and Archives

University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland Band

Tempel Lipizzans of Tempel Farms

University of Arkansas Marching Band

Representatives of the US Air Force, US Air Force Academy & US Air Force Reserve

Mountain Ridge High School Pride of the West Marching Band

United Tribes Technical College

Montana Delegation

Hampton University Marching Force

AmeriCorps Alums

North Allegheny High School Tiger Marching Band

World Famous Lawn Rangers from Amazing Arcola

Blue Springs High School Golden Regiment Marching Band

McCrossan Boys Ranch

Colony High School Knights Marching Band

54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment, Company A

54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment

Espanola Valley High School Mariachi Sol Del Valle

1965 Mustang of the DC Metropolitan Police Department

Grambling State University World Famed Tiger Marching Band

Nicholas County Army JROTC, the Wilderness Battalion

J. P. Taravella High School Band

Representatives of the US Coast Guard, US Coast Guard Academy & US Coast Guard Reserve

Morton High School Marching Band

U.S. Border Patrol

Harding University High School Marching Band of Gold

Hawaii Home State Float

Howard University Showtime Marching Band

Pennsylvania Home State Float

Lesbian and Gay Band Association

Mobile Azalea Trail Maids

Londonderry High School Marching Lancer Band and Color Guard

T.C. Williams High School Army JROTC

Windsor High School Marching Band

Michigan's Multi Jurisdictional Mounted Police Drill Team and Color Guard

Ohio State University Marching Band

Boy Scouts of America, Troop 358, Philadelphia, PA

Girl Scouts of the Nation's Capital, Troops 1803 & 382

Fergus Falls High School Marching Band

Representatives from the US Merchant Marine Academy

Evergreen High School Marching Band

Culver Academies

Carl Sandburg High School Marching Eagles

USO Float

Carnaval de San Anto, the URBAN 15 Group

Prevention Partnership, Warren County, KY Sheriff's Office

Siloam Springs High School Band

Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association CCBA

Get a Life Marching Band

Union High School Air Force JROTC

University of Utah Marching Band

Virginia Military Institute Corps of Cadets

NASA Astronaut Crew and NASA Lunar Electric Rover

For the latest information on the 2009 Presidential Inauguration, please visit www.pic2009.org.

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