Halloween at the White House - Photos

Bats in the White House at Halloween

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The White House is decked out for a Halloween event on the north lawn. U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama host guests each fall at the White House to celebrate Halloween. Enjoy the following photos and get a glimpse of the festivities.

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Obamas Celebrate Halloween at the White House

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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greet parents, trick-or-treaters and local school children at the north portico of the White House during a Halloween celebration in Washington, DC. The Obamas celebrate Halloween in the White House by inviting students and military families over for the holiday.

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Skeleton Performers

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Performers entertained over two thousand local school children during a Halloween celebration on the north lawn of the White House.

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Butterfly Costume

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Performers wore some interesting costumes at the Halloween celebration at the White House.

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Decorated Pumpkins

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Decorated pumpkins are placed on the South Portico for a Halloween event at the White House in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama host local children and children of military families to trick-or-treat and celebrate Halloween.

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05 of 08

More Halloween Costumes

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White House pastry chefs dress in costumes at the South Portico prior to a Halloween event at the White House in Washington, DC.

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Star Wars Characters

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Star War characters were among the crowd at the White House Halloween celebration.

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Children

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Children wait in line to get Halloween candy at the White House.

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08 of 08

South Lawn Decked Out for Halloween

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The South Lawn of the White House is decked out with cool Halloween decorations for the holiday celebration.

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