As we prepare to celebrate — for the second time — the inauguration of Obama, we can’t wait to party it up in D.C. with the thousands of other folks who will come to the nation’s capital. A look at a few inaugural balls worth crashing... er, buying tickets for.
At the 2013 BET Inaugural Gala, Washington's African-American political and media elite and enthusiastic citizens from around the nation gathered together in their finest formal wear at the National Portrait Gallery to celebrate President Obama's historic inauguration.
First lady Michelle Obama dazzled in a red Jason Wu dress at the 2013 inaugural ball. But what did other first ladies wear to their big nights? A look at inauguration dresses from first ladies past.