Photos: State Dinner with Mexico
A guest at the White House welcoming ceremony awaits the arrival of the Mexican President Felipe Calderon on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, May 19, 2010.
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama walk out to welcome Mexican President Felipe Calderon and his wife Margarita Zavala to the State Dinner
The party and entertainment tent on the South Lawn of the White House awaits the guests for the state dinner
State Dinner Menu
Jicama with oranges, grapefruit and pineapple
Ulises Valdez Chardonnay 2007 "Russian River"
Herb Green Ceviche of Hawaiian Opah
Oregon Wagyu beef in Oaxacan Black Mole
Black bean tamalon and grilled green beans
Herrera Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 "Seleccin Rebecca"
Toasted homemade marshmallows
Graham cracker crumble and goat cheese ice cream
Mumm Napa "Carlos Santana Brut"
Actress Eva Longoria
Actor and comedian George Lopez and his wife Ann
Earlier in the day...
First lady Michelle Obama and Mexican first lady Margarita Zavala visit New Hampshire Elementary School in Silver Spring, Md. , Wednesday, May 19, 2010. The school, which was awarded the USDA's Healthier US School Challenge Silver Award in 2009, serves more than 400 Pre-K, Head Start, first and second grade students, many who come from Central America, South America, and other countries.
First lady Michelle Obama eats a piece of broccoli
Mexican first lady Margarita Zavala