President Donald J. Trump will hold a departure ceremony prior to Joe Biden’s inauguration at 8am Wednesday, January 20th from Joint Base Andrews before he flies to his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida on his final Air Force One trip.
The ceremony may include a colour guard and even a 21-gun salute, officials told USA Today.
And there may also be a red carpet and a military band, according to The New York Times.
Guests must arrive between 6:00am and 7:15am and they may bring up to five other people and must wear mask according to Jennifer Jacobs, Sr. White House reporter for Bloomberg News, who spoke with an ex-Trump official familiar with the details.
NEW: White House sends invitations for Trump’s departure event at Joint Base Andrews—starts at 8a Wednesday.
Guests must arrive between 6a and 7:15a; may bring up to five other people; and must wear mask, the invites say, according to one shared with me by an ex Trump official.