Photos: Trump arrives in DC

Donald Trump, Melania Trump
President-elect Donald Trump, left, and his wife Melania Trump arrive to the “Make America Great Again Welcome Concert” at the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Donald Trump, Melania Trump
President-elect Donald Trump, left, and his wife Melania Trump arrive to the “Make America Great Again Welcome Concert” at the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump and first lady-elect of The United States Meliana Trump arrive at the "Make America Great Again Welcome Celebration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 19: (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump and first lady-elect of The United States Meliana Trump arrive at the “Make America Great Again Welcome Celebration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Pool)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump and first lady-elect of The United States Meliana Trump arrive at the "Make America Great Again Welcome Celebration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump and first lady-elect of The United States Meliana Trump arrive at the “Make America Great Again Welcome Celebration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Pool)
Singer Sam Moore performs during a pre-Inaugural "Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration" at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Singer Sam Moore performs during a pre-Inaugural “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration” at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Donald Trump, Mike Pence
President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by Vice President-elect Mike Pence places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., ahead of Friday’s presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by Vice President-elect Mike Pence places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., ahead of Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by Vice President-elect Mike Pence places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., ahead of Friday’s presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Donald Trump, Melania Trump
President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Donald Trump, Melania Trump
President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Donald Trump
President-elect Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up as he speaks during the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Vendors sell their President-elect Donald Trump wares in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, as preparations continue for Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Vendors sell their President-elect Donald Trump wares in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, as preparations continue for Friday’s presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
A man photographs the White House in Washington, Thursday, jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
A man photographs the White House in Washington, Thursday, jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
People gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
People gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Donald Trump
President-elect Donald Trump arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
People gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
People gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Melania Trump listens as her husband, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Melania Trump listens as her husband, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (AP/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive to the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive to the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (AP/Evan Vucci)
Ivanka Trump carries her son Theodore Kushner, as they arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, for her father's inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Ivanka Trump carries her son Theodore Kushner, as they arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, for her father’s inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (AP/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md.,Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md.,Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday’s inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (AP/Evan Vucci)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 19: (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Pool)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 19: (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images) (Getty Images/Pool)
Police escorts are getting trucks with concrete barriers around town. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Police escorts are getting trucks with concrete barriers around town. (WTOP/Kristi King) (WTOP/Kristi King)
Access to Lafayette Square is limited Thursday. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Access to Lafayette Square is limited Thursday. (WTOP/Kristi King) (WTOP/Kristi King)
Londyn, an 8-year-old from Rockville, attends a small gathering at 15th/Pennslyvania Avenue in NW to say goodbye to President Barack Obama. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Londyn, an 8-year-old from Rockville, attends a small gathering at 15th/Pennslyvania Avenue in NW to say goodbye to President Barack Obama. (WTOP/Kristi King) (WTOP/Kristi King)
Jody Brady of Round Hill, Virginia, on Elipse saying goodbye to the Obama family. She has cancer and says she is grateful for the Affordable Care Act. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Jody Brady of Round Hill, Virginia, on Elipse saying goodbye to the Obama family. She has cancer and says she is grateful for the Affordable Care Act. (WTOP/Kristi King) (WTOP/Kristi King)
Women's March on Washington participants get gear ahead of the event, which is set for Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Women’s March on Washington participants get gear. (WTOP/Kristi King) (WTOP/Kristi King)
Plow trucks full of sand are being used to secure Thursday's event at the Lincoln Memorial. (WTOP/Mike Murillo)
Plow trucks full of sand are being used to secure Thursday’s event at the Lincoln Memorial. (WTOP/Mike Murillo) (WTOP/Mike Murillo)
Demonstrators gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, to thank outgoing President Barack Obama as preparations continue for Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Demonstrators gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, to thank outgoing President Barack Obama as preparations continue for Friday’s presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Trump supporters were also on hand outside the National Press Club Thursday night. (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Trump supporters were also on hand outside the National Press Club during Thursday night’s “DeploraBall.” (WTOP/Michelle Basch) (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Dozens of arrests were made outside the DeploraBall, at the National Press Club, the night before President Donald Trump's inauguration. (File, WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Outside Thursday’s “DeploraBall,” police worked to keep protesters and journalists away from the door. (WTOP/Michelle Basch) (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Vice President-elect Mike Pence, left, and his wife Karen, second from left, applaud as President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive for a VIP reception and dinner with donors, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Vice President-elect Mike Pence, left, and his wife Karen, second from left, applaud as President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive for a VIP reception and dinner with donors, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) (AP/Evan Vucci)
A protester walks through a cloud of gas sprayed by police following outside the National Press Club Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
A protester walks through a cloud of gas sprayed by police following outside the National Press Club Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) (AP/John Minchillo)
Protesters scuffle with police after refusing to vacate the sidewalk in front of the National Press Club Building ahead of the presidential inauguration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Protesters scuffle with police after refusing to vacate the sidewalk in front of the National Press Club Building ahead of the presidential inauguration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) (AP/John Minchillo)
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Donald Trump, Melania Trump
Donald Trump, Melania Trump
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump and first lady-elect of The United States Meliana Trump arrive at the "Make America Great Again Welcome Celebration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump and first lady-elect of The United States Meliana Trump arrive at the "Make America Great Again Welcome Celebration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
Singer Sam Moore performs during a pre-Inaugural "Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration" at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Donald Trump, Mike Pence
President-elect Donald Trump, accompanied by Vice President-elect Mike Pence places a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., ahead of Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Donald Trump, Melania Trump
Donald Trump, Melania Trump
Donald Trump
Vendors sell their President-elect Donald Trump wares in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, as preparations continue for Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
A man photographs the White House in Washington, Thursday, jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
People gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Donald Trump
People gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration of Donald Trump. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
Melania Trump listens as her husband, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive to the Leadership Luncheon at Trump International in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Ivanka Trump carries her son Theodore Kushner, as they arrive at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, for her father's inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
President-elect Donald Trump arrives at Andrews Air Force Base, Md.,Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, ahead of Friday's inauguration. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 19:  (AFP OUT) President-elect of The United States Donald J. Trump speaks to Republican leadership at Trump International Hotel the day before his swearing in January 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to come to the National Mall to witness Trump being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States. (Photo by Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)
Police escorts are getting trucks with concrete barriers around town. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Access to Lafayette Square is limited Thursday. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Londyn, an 8-year-old from Rockville, attends a small gathering at 15th/Pennslyvania Avenue in NW to say goodbye to President Barack Obama. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Jody Brady of Round Hill, Virginia, on Elipse saying goodbye to the Obama family. She has cancer and says she is grateful for the Affordable Care Act. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Women's March on Washington participants get gear ahead of the event, which is set for Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. (WTOP/Kristi King)
Plow trucks full of sand are being used to secure Thursday's event at the Lincoln Memorial. (WTOP/Mike Murillo)
Demonstrators gather near the White House in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, to thank outgoing President Barack Obama as preparations continue for Friday's presidential inauguration. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Trump supporters were also on hand outside the National Press Club Thursday night. (WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Dozens of arrests were made outside the DeploraBall, at the National Press Club, the night before President Donald Trump's inauguration. (File, WTOP/Michelle Basch)
Vice President-elect Mike Pence, left, and his wife Karen, second from left, applaud as President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive for a VIP reception and dinner with donors, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
A protester walks through a cloud of gas sprayed by police following outside the National Press Club Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Protesters scuffle with police after refusing to vacate the sidewalk in front of the National Press Club Building ahead of the presidential inauguration, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump arrived in D.C. Thursday, Jan. 19, to a region primed for inauguration events.

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