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Gardens, Galleries, and Grapes’ set to entice visitors

April 16, 2015

Spring in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley sets a benchmark against which all other valleys must be measured. Adding to spring’s natural splendor, the O Shenandoah County Artisan Trail will host “Gardens, Galleries, and Grapes,” April 25–26, […]

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45th Maple Syrup Festival offers up a sweet time

March 16, 2015

On the second and third weekends in March, Cunningham Falls State Park serves up the chance to savor delicious Maryland-made syrup, along with a taste of old-time rural life during the Friends of Cunningham Falls […]

Culture

On the Radio: The Environmental Film Festival

March 16, 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: The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital runs through […]

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It’s Amish Mud Sale season in Lancaster, Pa.

March 10, 2015

You can’t get more authentic ’round Lancaster County than the annual and unique Amish “mud sales” season in small towns all over Lancaster County, held through mid-April. These community auctions benefit local fire companies and […]