Fun stuff: party like it's 1799

Saturday - 10/12/2013, 12:28pm 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:

  • witness the practice of trades and crafts from the late 18th century;
  • sample the oysters' bounty on Chincoteague Island;
  • celebrate life on and along the Patuxent River.