Subject: President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump Announce Additional Details for 2017 White House Easter Egg Rollpoolreports3/17/17 1:28pm0EditPromoteShare to KinjaGo to permalinkTHE WHITE HOUSE Advertisement Office of the Press SecretaryFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Advertisement March 15, 2017*President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump Announce Additional Details for 2017 White House Easter Egg Roll*President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump are pleased to announce additional details for the 139th White House Easter Egg Roll taking place Monday, April 17, 2017, on the South Lawn of the White House. Sponsored *ONLINE TICKET LOTTERY*** Advertisement White House Easter Egg Roll tickets are free to the public and can be requested through an online lottery opening today, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at 12:00 PM EST and closing on Saturday, March 18, 2017, at 12:00 PM EST. Entering the lottery is free of charge, and winners will be notified via email on Friday, March 31, 2017. Tickets are not for sale or resale. Those interested in attending can enter the lottery here [ https://www.recreation.gov/ ].*COMMEMORATIVE EGGS*** Advertisement This years official White House Easter Egg Roll commemorative eggs are available to the general public. More information and online purchase will be available soon by visiting the lotterys website.*ABOUT THE EVENT*** Advertisement Advertisement The White House Easter Egg Roll is a timeless White House tradition, dating back to 1878 and the presidency of President Rutherford B. Hayes. The President and First Lady are honored to continue the traditions of the past, while weaving new traditions into the fabric of our Nations history.###Public Pool is an automated feed of White House press pool reports. For live updates, follow @WHPublicPool on Twitter.