White House Easter Egg Roll preview

Thousands are expected to descend upon the South Lawn to partake in the annual tradition. ABC News' Jordyn Phelps has the details.
1:10 | 04/23/19

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The White House is ready to roll. Okay. Thousands of children are set to trample the president's month for the beloved tradition of the White House he straight role I've seen this case. There are highly. More than 30000 guests are expected to take part in the festivities. And bear witness says children attempts to race across the White House south line. We'll pushing cakes with wouldn't spin and president trauma the First Lady are hosting the event for the third time. But the idea was first passed. More than a hundred in forty years ago under president Rutherford Hayes in the year sentence first ladies have put their own stamp on the festivities. We have first Lee Pat Nixon to thank for the corporal a graces. And Nancy Reagan started the tradition of handing out those painted what makes as souvenirs new this year the first lady's office says there will be a game of musical aches and Easter adaptation of musical chairs there'll be an ache hunt cookie decorating and of course an appearance by the real star of the show they Easter Bunny. Mrs. trump also incorporate her be passed initiative with the station for children to send postcards of kindness to family friends and members of the military.

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