Originally Posted by abu ronin
I beleive the no chairs and strollers rule is for the parade route and inauguration grounds. The rest of the capital lawn will be open access w/less security.
IIRC my brother was telling me how they make every access point to the lawn a metal detector like they do for the 4th of july (he has worked on the capitol show for like the last 4-5 years except this year he took a year off). so security is probably going to be pretty strict still, they just wont being cavity searches there