"Turnout for "We Are One: Opening Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial" will be comparable to the city's July 4 fireworks show, D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty said."
For the complete "411 on the Opening Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial" please visit the following news report:
5 hours in advance. "Gates open at 9:30 a.m., and the program begins at 2:30 p.m. The concert is free to the public"
Guests and performers include:
Jack Black, Steve Carell, Rosario Dawson, Jamie Foxx, Tom Hanks, Ashley Judd, Martin Luther King III, Queen Latifah, Laura Linney, Kal Penn, Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker, Tiger Woods, Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Jon Bon Jovi, Garth Brooks, Sheryl Crow, Renee Fleming, Master Sgt. Caleb Green of the U.S. Army, Josh Groban, Herbie Hancock, Heather Headley, Bettye LaVette, John Legend, Jennifer Nettles, John Mellencamp, Pete Seeger, Shakira, Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, U2, Usher, will.i.am, Stevie Wonder