Culture

Spring family fun in Virginia’s state parks

April 12, 2015

Virginia’s 38 state parks offer families natural beauty, along with fun, adventure, and even history, and many of them are just a short drive away. Mason Neck is located in Lorton, Fairfax County, on the […]

Culture

On the Radio: Assassination staycation

April 12, 2015

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week: Washington’s Crime Museum sponsors a walking tour of places associated with […]

Concerts

Big names to appear at Delaware music festival

April 5, 2015

Some of the biggest names in country music will appear at the Big Barrel Country Music Festival in Dover, Del., June 26–28 — the weekend after the annual Firefly Music Festival. Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, […]

Destinations

Free guide: Fish the Blue Ridge

March 23, 2015

A brand new guide to the greatest fly fishing spots in Southwest Virginia is available free for the asking. Your Guide to Great Fly Fishing in Southwest Virginia’s Blue Ridge Highlands provides detailed maps and […]

Culture

Museums highlight women in history with new exhibits

March 23, 2015

Two museums in Hampton, Va., are highlighting more than 350 years of contributions by women with special exhibits during 2015. Telling the truth The Truth About Women: Myth and Reality, an exhibit running through Aug. […]

Destinations

Fish in scenic Waynesboro, Va., this spring

March 20, 2015

In the heart of the scenic Shenandoah Valley, Waynesboro, Va., welcomes you to enjoy our abundant recreation and waterways this spring. Nestled between the exceptional views afforded by Skyline Drive, the Blue Ridge Parkway, and […]