Gov.-elect Beverly Perdue's inaugural committee has released the full schedule of public events for the new governor's oath-taking, from prayer to party.
The public events are:
Friday, Jan. 9:
10:30 a.m. - A prayer and worship service at the First Baptist Church at the corner of Wilmington and Morgan streets in downtown Raleigh.
Saturday, Jan. 10:
10 a.m. - Pre-inaugural concert on the steps of the state library.
10:30 a.m. - Inaugural ceremonies for Gov.-elect Perdue and the Council of State, the top, statewide elected officials, such as lieutenant governor and attorney general.
12:30 p.m. - Inaugural parade on Fayetteville Street
2:30 p.m. - Open house at the Executive Mansion
Several other ticketed events, including the inaugural ball, have been organized by the Junior League of Raleligh.