Civil War

Frederick, Md. rolls out the welcome mat

June 24, 2015

Less than 50 miles from Washington and Baltimore is the town of Frederick. Recently, on a lovely weekend day, I made the drive and was parked on Market Street in less than an hour. Drop […]

Contest

Enter to Win: A family vacation for four

June 22, 2015

This contest has ended. See our latest contest here. This month, Recreation News is giving away the chance for a family of four to visit Ocean City, Md. Enter to win overnight accommodations and breakfast […]

Concerts

Free in D.C.: Outdoor summer concerts

June 11, 2015

Military bands and outdoor summer concerts seem to go together. The Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine Corps bands have concerts most nights of the week at 8:00pm on the west steps of the U.S. […]

Delaware

Mid-Atlantic adventures: Boating

June 6, 2015

There are many opportunities for finding fun on the water with outdoor adventures fairly close to home. From the Shenandoah to the Potomac to the Susquehanna, families with kids of all ages can enjoy a […]