Meet Fairfax County's storytellers, and then create your own travel story.
The country's most visited historic estate invites you visit and explore.
This Smithsonian museum is the sister facility to the museum on the National Mall.
Fairfax County has 2 totally unique light shows to help you celebrate the season!
The holidays are full of delight at George Washington’s estate through January 6th!
Browse our list of seasonal fairs, festivals and special events happening around our region.
Find a pet-friendly spot in Fairfax County!
Find hotels close to a Metro station.
Looking for a hotel in a specific area? Use our handy hotel map!
Next happy hour? Try some of the local breweries & brewpubs!
Browse our dining deals to save some dough on your next meal.
Try your hand at one of our local chef’s recipes.
Fly to Fairfax County!
From metro stations to hotels to attractions, find the map you need most.
Carry all there is to see and do right in the palm of your hand.
Check out our calendar of seasonal festivities happening around the region!
From Civil War battlefields to DC monuments, here's your guide to the area.
The urban center of Fairfax County, Tysons is a destination of its own.

Category - Press Releases

3/2/2016

Fairfax County, VA - March 2, 2016 - Throughout this year's National Cherry Blossom Festival® (March 20 - April 17, 2016), Visit Fairfax and its partners are celebrating the splendor and majesty of our parks and gardens, as well as Japanese culture, with exhibits and self-guided garden tours that showcase the natural beauty of Fairfax County in bloom ( http://www.fxva.com/events/cherry-blossom/ ).

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2/18/2016

FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA - February 18, 2016 -     Visit Fairfax is proud to announce that its President & CEO, Barry Biggar, has been honored by Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) as one of the Top 25 Extraordinary Minds in Hospitality Sales, Marketing & Revenue Optimization. The honor was bestowed at HSMAI's Annual Adrian Awards Gala in New York City this past Tuesday. Visit Fairfax also received the Bronze Adrian Award in Digital Marketing for its Storytellers Video Series campaign.

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2/3/2016

Fairfax County, VA - February 3, 2016 - Families can soak up cost-saving tips, connect with providers, and take advantage of incredible resources at the 8th Annual Family Reunion Workshop, taking place Saturday, February 13th at the Hyatt Regency Fairfax. It's a one-stop-shop for the ultimate family reunion.

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10/6/2015

Fairfax County, VA - October 6, 2015 - Behind every destination is a story. In Fairfax County, these stories are found in the everyday people who live, work, and play here. These people come from every corner of Fairfax County and are bound together by passion, craftsmanship, and authenticity. Visit Fairfax, the county's official tourism organization, is proud to launch the Storytellers Video Series, a collection of unique local stories that will showcase Fairfax County's tourism gems and inspire travelers to create their own story in Northern Virginia.

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8/26/2014

Fairfax County, VA - August 26, 2014  --  While the Silver Line appeals to Fairfax County residents as a traffic-free means to travel east into Washington, D.C., tourists and visitors to the National Capital Region will also benefit greatly from the new rail line. Group and individual travelers now have direct Metro access from 16 Fairfax County hotels in the Tysons and Reston areas to many of the popular attractions in the nation's capital.

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5/1/2014

Fairfax County, VA - May 1, 2014 - Since 1984, the travel industry has designated the first full week in May as National Travel & Tourism Week - a week dedicated to spreading the word on the power of travel and the benefits of tourism. This year, Visit Fairfax ( www.fxva.com ) not only continues to salute the tourism industry and the thousands of individuals who work in the hospitality community, but will also celebrate its 10th Anniversary as the official destination marketing organization for Fairfax County, Virginia.

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3/5/2014

Fairfax County, VA - March, 2014 - Throughout this year's National Cherry Blossom Festival®, Visit Fairfax and its partners are celebrating the splendor and majesty of our parks and gardens, as well as Japanese culture, with exhibits and self-guided garden tours that showcase the natural beauty of Fairfax County in bloom ( www.fxva.com/cherryblossom ).

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2/27/2014

  FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA - February 27, 2014 - Thanks to a little help from America's Founding Fathers, Visit Fairfax took home six Adrian Awards, including an overall Best of Show for Digital Marketing for its "Historical Figures" campaign. The awards were given out at the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) Annual Adrian Awards Gala in New York City this past Monday.

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11/12/2013

  FAIRFAX, VA (November 12, 2013) - During the recent IHG Americas Investors & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, B. F. Saul Company Hospitality Group President and Founding Visit Fairfax Board Member Mark Carrier was honored with the 2013 Kemmons Wilson Service Award. Carrier's leadership as an advocate on Capitol Hill and within the federal government for hotel owners and operators and their businesses provided significant wins for the hotel industry, and for that, he was recognized.

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6/7/2013

Fairfax County, VA - June 7, 2013 - Visit Fairfax ( http://www.fxva.com/ ) was honored with three awards at the fifth annual Virgo Travel & Tourism Awards dinner, held recently at the Martha Washington Inn in Abingdon, Virginia. Visit Fairfax is proud to be honored with Virgo Awards in the following categories:

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