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.
Northern Virginia's most famous fall festival runs all October long and then returns November 3rd-7th.
5,000 hand-carved, illuminated pumpkins come to Lake Fairfax Oct. 5 - Oct. 29.
Browse our list of the largest fall 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!
When you're in the mood to dine al fresco, look no further than our list of restaurants offering a range of outdoor seating options.
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.
Lake Accotink - Springfield

Lake Accotink - Springfield

Welcome to Springfield, Virginia

Springfield is the main business center in the southern part of Fairfax County, which was originally founded as a station on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad in 1847. Springfield, Virginia is a nice local spot with ample entertainment opportunities both inside and out. Experience the dam, the lake area trails and picnicking at Lake Accotink. The Lake Accotink reservoir is surrounded by parks, easy access fishing, hiking trails, kayaking, and paddle boat rentals. If shopping and dining is more your style, make sure to add Springfield Town Center to your list of stops. The Springfield Town Center has various shopping, dining, and entertainment options. See you in Springfield soon!


Springfield Town Center

Things to Do in Springfield

Play on trampolines, go shopping at top-tier retailers, go for a stroll in a beautiful park and more in Springfield. More
Mike's American Grill - Springfield Restaurants

Springfield Restaurants

Choose from one of Springfield's best restaurants when you're looking for a place to eat. More
Accommodations in Alexandria & Springfield

Springfield Hotels

Find the perfect accommodation for your stay in Springfield. More

Spotlight

Mount Vernon - Hat and Whistle Boy

Family-Friendly Fairfax

Immerse your children in activities that stimulate their imagination. With so much fascinating history in Fairfax County, you can bet they’ll have fun while they learn. More
Seasonal Events Calendar

Seasonal Events Calendar

Catch the spirit of the season and attend one of these fun events found throughout Fairfax County. More
Storytellers Video Series

Storytellers Video Series

Every destination has a story. Meet Fairfax County's storytellers and then create your own travel story. More

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