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 3 totally unique light shows to help you celebrate the season!
New for 2016! The Chinese Lantern Festival at Roer's Zoofari is open through Jan. 1.
Ring in the New Year in style at one of these special events in Fairfax County.
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.
Holiday Activities in Fairfax County, VA - Ice Skating

Holiday Activities in Fairfax County, VA - Ice Skating

Holidays in Fairfax County

Fairfax County is the perfect destination for seasonal excursions. A lot of people choose to spend the holidays in Fairfax, whether they're looking for romantic getaways, holiday events, or educational and historical family attractions. Just take a look below for a list of all seasonal things to do in Fairfax County and the National Capital Region.


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Winter Activities

Browse through this list of 7 activities you can try to make this the best holiday season ever. This list of fun things to do will ensure you make the most of your winter moments while spending time here in Fairfax County. More
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Winter Indoor Activities

Check out our list of 8 fun things to do indoors this winter that will make you forget all about the chill in the air. From museums to music, we make sure you can still have fun no matter how cold it is outside. More
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Holiday Light Shows

If you're looking for something to brighten up your holidays, then look no further. NOVA Parks presents two unique light shows that have fast become a holiday tradition for thousands of spectators every year. More
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Ice Skating in the Capital Region

Hitting the rink is one of the season's greatest outdoor activities. Fortunately for you, there's a number of fun and picturesque outdoor ice rinks to choose from in and around Fairfax County. More
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DC Area Holiday Traditions

View our list of 10 festive holiday activities for whole families to enjoy that are tried and true Capital Region favorites. While staying in Fairfax County, you're only a short trip away from a number of fun holiday happenings. More
New Years Eve

New Years Eve Celebrations

Ring in 2017 by staying with us as you're invited to attend one of these fantastic events found in and around Fairfax County. Happy New Year, and we'll see you when the clock strikes midnight. More

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Affordable Accommodations

Affordable Accommodations

From five-star to pet-friendly hotels, find your home away from home while you’re visiting Fairfax County, Virginia. More
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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
Eclectic Dining

Eclectic Dining

There’s a little bit of everything when it comes to local food in the Washington, DC region. Explore international cuisine, or choose a Fairfax original with a great atmosphere, for your next trip. More