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.
Celebrate all things cherry blossom from March 20 - April 15 at locations throughout the Capital Region.
Celebrate all things Irish at these events throughout the region for St. Patrick's Day.
Don't miss Cirque du Soleil's return to the Big Top in Tysons this April. Tickets on sale now.
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!
Get ready for St. Patrick's Day by scoping out the best Irish pubs in Fairfax County. Erin go braugh!
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.

Destination Information

So, what's the best time of year to visit? Where's the most convenient combination of shopping and sightseeing? Or how will your meeting attendees get from Dulles Airport to Tysons Corner?  We've collected all the information you need on weather, transportation, and entertainment to plan your event - and your downtime.  Simply choose a link below.


Area Maps

Fairfax County is a great starting point for everything from exploring Civil War battlefields to taking in a Smithsonian museum. Explore for yourself with our convenient area maps. More
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Transportation Map

Whether traveling by highways, major airports, train, or bus - Fairfax County makes it easy for your attendees to get in and out of the area. Download our Transportation PDF. More
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Metro System Map

Linking Washington, DC, Maryland & Northern Virginia, the Metrorail offers convenient access to many popular destinations. Download the map. More
Festival Central at the Visitor Center

Visitor Center Information

The Fairfax County Visitor Center offers a variety of resources and information for all area visitors. Visit this page to see hours of operation as well as a list of visitor services. More
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Transportation Vendors

Whether your attendees prefer cabs, car rentals or Metro rail, here’s some numbers you’ll need to make your way around Fairfax County and the surrounding area. More
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Weather Information

This convenient planning chart provides Fairfax County’s high and low temperatures by month, as well as helpful weather facts to help you plan your trip to the area. More

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Meeting & Event Services

Meeting & Event Services

You've created a plan and chosen a date, now let us help you connect with vendors and resources to make your event as successful as possible. More
Marketing Tools

Marketing Tools

Learn about tools and partnerships you can utilize to increase your visibility on Visit Fairfax's marketing channels, and learn about other ways we're marketing the County. More
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Event Planner Toolkit Home

Return to the start of our Event Planner Toolkit - a resource for you to make planning your event here as easy as possible. More