After Governor Deval Patrick’s final full day in office, he will take a ceremonial and historic “Lone Walk” out of the State House.
4:15 p.m. – Governor and Mrs. Patrick have private meeting with Governor-elect & Mrs. Baker in the Governor’s Office.
4:45 p.m. – Governor Patrick and Governor-elect Baker exchange symbolic gifts in the Governor’s Office.
5:02 p.m. – Governor Patrick shakes Governor-elect Baker’s hand at the threshold of Suite 360 and begins the Lone Walk by exiting the Governor’s Office and Suite 360.
5:02 p.m.-5:04 p.m. – Governor Patrick walks past Members of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company in the 3rd floor hallway.
5:04 p.m. – 5:11 p.m. – Governor Patrick walks past and greets Elected Officials, community leaders and members of the clergy in the 3rd floor hallway.
5:11 p.m. – 5:17 p.m. – Governor Patrick walks down the Grand Staircase and greets guests in the Education, Innovation and Infrastructure sectors.
5:17 p.m. – 5:21 p.m. – Governor Patrick walks through Memorial Hall and greets Gold Star Families and veterans, as well as military officials from the National Guard and military installations in MA.
5:21 p.m. – 5:25 p.m. – Governor Patrick walks through the Nurses’ Hall and greets guests from Orchard Gardens School, Project 351 and guests from the Labor, Health and Human Services, Public Safety Administration and Finance sectors.
5:25 p.m. – 5:32 p.m. – Governor Patrick walks through Doric Hall and greets current and former members of his staff.
5:32 p.m. – Governor Patrick exits the State House’s Center Doors, 2nd floor.
5:32 p.m. – 5:33 p.m. – On the first landing outside, Governor Patrick shakes hands with Major General Rice and Colonel Timothy Alben.
5:33 p.m. – 5:34 p.m. – Governor Patrick holds on the 2nd landing for the Color Guard Formation and National Anthem.
5:34 p.m. – 5:37 p.m. – Governor Patrick holds on the 2nd landing for the 19 Gun Salute.
5:37 p.m. – Governor Patrick Proceeds down the remainder of the staircase to Beacon Street.
5:38 p.m. – 5:48 p.m. – Governor Patrick greets guests in front of the State House on Beacon Street.
5:48 p.m. – Governor Patrick enters his vehicle on Beacon Street and departs.