The Kids State Dinner took place last Tuesday, July 9. First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed fifty-four Healthy Lunchtime Challenge winners to the White House. It was a day filled with food, new friends, and fun. It was all art of the Lets Move! initiative.
It was the second annual Kids State Dinner and children and their parents had a lot to enjoy. There were extravagant balloon animals, they toured the White House Kitchen garden and listened to singer Rachel Crow during the Kids State Dinners. The biggest treat of all was that they got to dined with the First Lady. President Obama even dropped by to wish the young chefs well.
Menu items included “Fun Mini Pizzas with Cauliflower Crust,” “Lucky Lettuce Cups,” “Zucchini Cornbread,” and “Makenna’s Bodacious Banana Muffins” among others.
To see the Kids State Dinner winners, visit the Lets Move! website.