Fun stuff: All aboard the Polar Express!

Saturday - 9/22/2012, 11:04am 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:

  • a jump-roping festival at the National Harbor;
  • the War of 1812 is commemorated in Maryland;
  • a chance to actually ride the Polar Express.