Washington, D.C. is known for politics but there's a lot more going on here than that.

For many, Washington is all about the moribund statues, buttoned-up bureaucrats and power politics. But our new online series reveals a place where real people actually live, create and have fun in bizarre, diverse and unexpected ways. We're going out into the national capital region to highlight some of the most interesting and under-the-radar activities -- stuff that is decidedly, Not THAT D.C.