It's almost time to swear in Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Here's how you can watch all of the inauguration day events, no pay TV or even a TV required.
Photo by Gage Skidmore.
Here's the schedule for the day:
- Swearing-in ceremony: 3:30AM AEDT / 11:30AM ET / 8:30AM PT
- Oath of office and inaugural address: Around 4:00AM AEDT / 12:00PM ET / 9:00AM PT
- Luncheon: Around 5:00AM AEDT / 1:00PM ET / 10:00AM PT
- Review of Armed Forces: Around 6:00AM AEDT / 2:00PM ET / 11:00AM PT
- Inaugural parade: Some time in the morning, AEDT.
- Inaugural balls: 11:00AM AEDT / 7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT onward.
There are two ways you can watch everything unfold:
- Stream it online: You can watch in your browser via ABC News 24 live streaming, as well as the YouTube live streams for The White House, NBC News, CBS News, Univision, C-SPAN, Bloomberg Politics, USA Today and Washington Post. PBS will also be live streaming the event via Twitter.
- Watch it on TV: ABC News 24, Channel Seven, Channel Nine, SBS and Sky News will all be covering the inauguration on their respective channels.
Most coverage will start around 3:00AM AEDT / 11:00AM ET / 8:00AM PT, or about a half hour before the actual swearing-in ceremony.