Easter Egg Roll

Mar 24 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm


A line of chidren, holding wooden spoons, crouch to start an egg roll race.

This free event celebrates when President Dwight Eisenhower and First Lady Mamie Eisenhower revived the Easter Egg Roll tradition at the White House in 1953. Bring your basket and come participate in a tradition that has been long enjoyed by children on the grounds of the White House. For youth up to age 12. The event begins PROMPTLY at 2:30 with egg scrambles (hunts) for ages 3 and under, 4-7, and 8-12 (NOTE: candy in eggs not appropriate for children under three). Stay afterward for Egg Roll races and crafts. The Eisenhower Birthplace is located at 609 S. Lamar Ave in Denison, Texas. For more information please call 903-465-8908.