Fun stuff: they are the champions!

Saturday - 8/25/2012, 11:19am EDT

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By Andrew Mitchell
Federal News Radio

Federal News Radio's Beth Reardon speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation's capital. This week:

  • the drum corps world championship in Annapolis, Md.;
  • a bluegrass music and barbecue championship competition in Martinsburg, W.Va.;
  • championship-style whitewater rafting during dam release season on the Gauley River in West Virginia.