Public events scheduled throughout the day
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Dec. 4, 2015) — Governor-Elect Matt Bevin and Lieutenant Governor-Elect Jenean Hampton will be publicly sworn in at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the State Capitol in Frankfort.
Several other public events also are scheduled.
At 8 a.m. on Tuesday there will be an inaugural worship service at the Frankfort Convention Center. The event will feature ministers and musicians from throughout Kentucky.
At 10 a.m. on Tuesday the inaugural parade will take place on Capital Avenue. The parade is expected to feature 300 Kentucky veterans.
After the swearing-in ceremony, a welcome party will take place from 4-7 p.m. at the Kentucky History Center. The event features Kentucky artists, Bluegrass music and food.
At 7 p.m. will be the Grand March, a traditional welcome of Governor and First Lady, Lt. Governor and spouse, Constitutional Officers, Governor’s Cabinet and Legislators. The event will be held at the Capitol Rotunda.