Celebrate The Beginning of a New National Journey
“Celebrating America” hosted by Tom Hanks includes live remarks from Biden and Harris, and performances from a variety of guests.
PBS NewsHour presents CELEBRATING AMERICA
Wednesday January 20th at 8pm
PBS NewsHour will offer live, anchored coverage of the Presidential Inaugural Committee’s “Celebrating America” program that will culminate the inauguration events.
Hosted by Tom Hanks, "Celebrating America" features performances from Justin Timberlake, Demi Lovato, Jon Bon Jovi and others that represent the rich diversity and extensive talent America offers.
The inauguration of Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Kamala D. Harris will showcase the American people’s resilience, heroism, and unified commitment to coming together as a nation to heal and rebuild so that we emerge as the indomitable force that a united America represents.
Through different segments and performances, the program will highlight the strength of our democracy, the perseverance of our people, and our ability to come together during trying times and emerge stronger than ever before. The program will celebrate American heroes who are helping their fellow Americans through this crisis, including frontline workers, health care workers, teachers, citizens giving back, and those who are breaking barriers.