Tag Archives: College Park Aviation Museum

The Ercoupe Flies Again at Riverdale Park

Route 1’s most famous airplane is flying again at Riverdale Park Station. The ERCO Ercoupe was manufactured by the Engineering and Research Corporation in Riverdale. Designed to be “the airplane that anyone could fly” and “the world’s safest plane,” it was … Continue reading

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College Park Day

Featuring: 2 stages of live music and performances by the best bands and performers in the area A taste of College Park – food trucks and restaurants and more A GIGANTIC Kids Fun Zone with obstacle courses, climbing wall, bounce … Continue reading

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A Slice of Aviation History in College Park

There’s a slice of aviation history in College Park that’s a great place to take the kids. The College Park Airport is the oldest continuously operated airport in the world. The Wright Brothers set up shop here in August of 1909 … Continue reading

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Meet the Winners of the Best of Route 1 Poll

The Hyattsville Wire has announced the winners of the first-ever Best of Route 1 reader poll. A few local favorites did well, as expected. Vigilante Coffee won best place to get a cup of coffee, while Diane Contreras won best barista. Franklin’s Restaurant won … Continue reading

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