Egg Roll scramble at white house
Added On April 19, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump and the first lady have hosted their first Easter Egg Roll in Washington, a white house tradition spanning 139 years.
It's officially spring in Washington--- thousands of children descending on the white house south law...
Posing for pictures with the Easter bunny, decorating cookies and of course-- participating in the annual Easter Egg Roll-- you know the race with wooden spoon and the egg.
SOUNDBITE(ENGLISH): DONALD TRUMP, US President
"I've seen those kids and they're highly, highly competitive."
It's a chance for the first lady to put her mark on the first big social event at the white house.
Melania Trump's staff saying she spent a lot of time studying past Easter Egg Rolls before the big day.
The first lady stopping by the reading nook
SOUNDBITE(ENGLISH): MELANIA TRUMP, US First Lady
"When we all get together, it will be so much fun...."
Sesame Street's Elmo also having a chance to shine Monday.
According to the White House,this year's tickets going to schools, childrens hospitals, military and law enforcement families.