The Governor
and First Lady

together with the

Secretary of State, Attorney General, Treasurer, Auditor, and Commissioner of Agriculture

will receive the public
immediately following the ceremony
Monday the sixteenth of January
Two thousand and seventeen
in the Lower Rotunda
of the State Capitol

Receiving Line

The Governor and First Lady will receive visitors in the Lower Rotunda. All visitors must enter through the security checkpoint at the East Main Entrance on the California Avenue side of the building (left side of the diagram at right). The Governor and First Lady will sign commemorative programs for well-wishers. Visitors will then be directed to exit through the West Main Entrance across from the Culture Center and proceed to the public reception.

Entertainment in the Lower Rotunda

Unaccompanied Minors

Martin Luther King, Jr. Male Chorus

Appalachian Children's Chorus

WV Youth Symphony Cadet String Ensemble

Other Inauguration Events


1 p.m.
South Plaza
West Virginia State Capitol


Immediately following ceremony
Culture Center Great Hall
West Virginia State Capitol

Inaugural Ball

7:30 p.m.
The Greenbrier
White Sulphur Springs
Tickets Required