03/26/2013 06:03 pm ET

White House Easter Egg Roll Guests: More Than 50 Costumed Characters For Your Holiday Cheer

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WASHINGTON -- The White House Easter Egg Roll has announced the 2013 guest list. Over fifty iconic real and fictional characters will bring joy and cheer in a sometimes-costumed form to nearly 35,000 children and parents on April 1.

Click through the slideshow to see the 50+ real and costumed characters that will be on the White House lawn:

White House Easter Egg Roll 2013 Guests

The release of the guest list is one more hint that the roll really will go on. As recently as March 19 White House press secretary Jay Carney was still reassuring the public that, regardless of the sequester-related cancellation of White House tours, this tradition wouldn't be axed.

Whether or not you have tickets to the long sold-out event, you can watch a live stream of Monday's event and purchase Bo Obama approved commemorative eggs.

And speaking of Bo: