Children ages 15 and younger can receive a free Egg McMuffin or Egg White Delight McMuffin with milk or orange juice from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Wednesday at participating McDonald's in southern Colorado.

The location at 510 N. Murray Blvd. also will be giving away backpacks to the first 200 kindergarteners through eighth-graders, starting at 7 a.m.

As part of the promotion, all kids must be accompanied by a parent or a guardian. For a list of area McDonald's locations, go to