Seasonal traditions across America that celebrate an aspect of their community’s history, heritage or claim to fame.
Meet the Super Bowl Groundskeepers
How the turf titans of sports prep the field for the world’s biggest game
Coney Island Polar Bear Club
America’s oldest winter swim club hosts one of the nation’s oldest organized New Year’s Day plunges
Coney Island, N.Y. Polar Bear Plunge
Every New Year’s Day, the Coney Island Polar Bear Club invites the public to take a plunge in the frigid waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
Byers Choice: Crafting Christmas Carolers
Pennsylvania company carves niche in Christmas ornament market
Botanical History of Mistletoe
Learn the evolution of the semi-parasitic plant associated with Christmas
Raising and Renting Reindeer
Retired Minnesota schoolteachers own one of the largest reindeer herds in the lower 48 states
America’s Longest-Running Christmas Parade
In Peoria, Ill., the Santa Claus Parade proclaims start of Christmas season