Inauguaral Parade Tickets On Sale Today

Ticketmaster has 5K beginning at 1pm ET, so don't delay
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 9, 2009 11:11 AM CST
The US Capitol is seen through scaffolding used to support bleacher seats along Pennsylvania Avenue, as seen from Freedom Plaza in Washington, Jan. 3, 2009.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Some 5,000 bleacher tickets for Barack Obama’s inaugural parade go on sale at 1pm ET today, USA Today notes, costing $25 plus fees. Of course, you could just stand along the 1.7-mile route for free, but expect to battle huge crowds for a view. You can get tickets on Ticketmaster’s site, or by calling (202) 397-7328, (410) 547-7328 or (703) 573-7328.