It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas in the White House. First Lady Melania Trump unveiled the 2020 White House holiday decor on Monday. This year’s theme “America’s Beautiful” is a tribute to the “majesty of our great nation,” the White House said in a press release. “The timeless treasures featured in this year’s holiday display remind us of the true American spirit. Together, we celebrate this land that we are all proud to call home.
“I am delighted to announce this year’s White House holiday theme, ‘America’s Beautiful,'” the 50-year-old first lady said in a statement. “Over the past four years, I have had the honor of traveling to some of our country’s most beautiful landmarks and meeting some of America’s most compassionate and patriotic citizens. From coast to coast, the bond that all Americans share is an appreciation of our traditions, values and history, which inspired the decorations this year.
President Donald TrumpThe President’s wife added, “Thank you to all the staff and volunteers who have worked to make the Maison du Peuple ready for the holiday season. I wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. “
During this special time of the year, I am delighted to share “America the Beautiful” and to pay homage to the majesty of our great Nation. Together, we celebrate this land that we are all proud to call home. #WHChristmas pic.twitter.com/fdZmB3rdXL
– Melania Trump (@FLOTUS) November 30, 2020
The Blue Room in the People’s House is home to the official White House Christmas tree, which was delivered on November 23. The 18-1 / 2-foot-tall Fraser Fir features ornaments created by students who have been asked to “artistically represent what makes them beautiful by showcasing the people, places and things that capture the world.” mind of the state in which they live. The White House Red Room honors America’s “everyday heroes who serve as first responders and frontline workers” with handmade ornaments that “showcase the many professionals and volunteers who serve their communities with a spirit of generosity ”.