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Kid President promotes White House Egg Roll lottery

12:21 AM, Feb 22, 2013   |    comments
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(USA TODAY) -- President Obama contacted a fellow leader Thursday to get out the word about this year's lottery for the White House Egg Roll.

Kid President, a character from the website and YouTube channel Soul Pancake.

Soul Pancake made a video advertising the new ticket lottery for this year's egg roll, which is April 1.

The president and first lady Michelle Obama said Thursday the theme for this year's event is "Be Healthy, Be Active, Be You!"

In the video, Kid President says: "Kids dancing! eggs rolling! I'm in."

The kid goes on to give a little history of the White House Easter Egg Roll, with humorous takes on the names Ronald "Reagan" and "Lyndon" Johnson.

If you want to enter the lottery, you have until 10 a.m. on Mon., Feb. 25. Register at www.recreation.gov.

Watch the YouTube video by clicking here.

USA TODAY

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