History Of The White House Easter Egg Roll

Washington, DC…The White House Easter Egg Roll is a tradition that dates back to 1878, making it one of the oldest annual events in White House history. This year’s Easter Egg Roll will be held on Monday, April 17th, and there will be five different groups of attendees who will enjoy the festivities throughout the day. Tune in here on Monday to watch all the festivities of the day as the White House hosts the 139th Easter Egg Roll.

(President Harding at the South Portico of the White House attending the Easter Egg Roll. Library of Congress Online Catalog)