Easter Celebration for Children in the White House

The White House on April 13 was the traditional Easter celebration for children, reports AFP.More than 30 thousand people from 45 states came in Monday at the White House to take part in the traditional «skating» Easter eggs by the presidential family.
Horse Easter eggs at the White House (The White House Easter Egg Roll), which is always held on the day after Easter Sunday, the first was held in Washington in 1878 and has since been considered in the United States annually «Presidential» tradition.In the Easter celebrations at the residence of the Head of State may attend the family in which there is at least one child younger than seven years.

In 2009, the main theme of the festival has become a healthy lifestyle.How to explain to journalists the first lady of United States Michelle Obama (Michelle Obama), the program included a lot of mobile entertainment.In celebration was also attended by Sasha and Maliya Obama and the U.S. President Barack Obama (Barack Obama), who watched the scene with a veranda, and then went to chat and play with children.

American singer Fergi (Fergie) sang for the guests of the U.S. anthem.In celebration was also attended by a star basketball and football.A traditional part of the holiday - to search for hidden Easter eggs in grass.As reported at the White House, this year the eggs are decorated using environmentally friendly materials.