Concerts

Music and more make for a lively Cumberland summer

May 24, 2015

Cumberland, in the mountains of Western Maryland, offers a trifecta of good things to visitors and locals this summer. Location is the first, with the C&O Canal National Park, Great Allegheny Passage, and surrounding mountains […]

Civil War

On the Radio: VMI and the War Between the States

May 16, 2015

Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about interesting things to do in and near the nation’s capital. This week: a reenactment of the Civil War Battle of New Market, […]

Contest

Ticket Giveaway: Virginia Renaissance Faire

May 11, 2015

This season, Recreation News is giving away three pairs of tickets to three winners to the Virginia Renaissance Faire. Fill out the form below and don’t miss out! Find out more about the Renaissance Faire […]

Culture

Celebrating the birthplace of an American icon

April 29, 2015

You don’t see a lot of 75-year-olds celebrating their birthdays by playing in the mud or driving over big rocks and piles of dirt, but that’s exactly what will be happening June 12–14 during the […]