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Your handy guide to everything Fall in Fairfax County! 🍂
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.
From July 26-September 29 under the big top in Tysons. Get your tickets today!
At EagleBank Arena September 21-22!
Enjoy the best beer Fairfax County has to offer at Mustang Sally's on September 21.
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.
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Alyssa Hobby

George Mason University’s Tourism Management course-work brought Alyssa into the hands of Visit Fairfax in January. As an intern, she’s learning all she can about destination marketing and getting to experience all that Fairfax County has to offer. Her favorite thing in the world is conversation over a cup of coffee or a pint of IPA with her boyfriend. Typical topics of discussion: astrology, “ancient aliens,” utopian futures, or anything mystic and out of this world. “Sometimes the greatest adventure is simply a conversation.” – Amadeus Wolfe

Fairfax County from A - Z

School may be back in session, but no matter the time of year, there is always something happening in Fairfax County. Bookmark this list of all things Fairfax from A-Z. Note that some of these ideas may be seasonal, so always be sure to call ahead or check hours before heading out. A nimal life at…

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Historic Garden Week in Virginia

What is it? This year marks the 86th anniversary of Historic Garden Week in Virginia – hosted by the Garden Club of Virginia. For a week in April, more than 150 homeowners throughout the Commonwealth will open their garden gates and doors. Can I find a tour in Fairfax County? This year, Virginia…

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How to Celebrate Pi Day in Fairfax County

Looking for an excuse to eat some delicious sweet and savory goodness? Search no more! Celebrate Pi Day in Fairfax County with our unique bakeries, eateries, and attractions. Good ‘ole classic dessert pies (or even for breakfast, we won’t tell!) Danielle’s Desserts 1770 International Dr., McLean…

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Leap into March: 11 Things to Do in Fairfax County

Here on vacation? Business? A little bit of both? Even if you’re a resident looking to break cabin fever, Fairfax County always has something to do. With any luck, March will be the start of a greener season. This means more time for Festivals & Special Events, Nature & Parks, and History -- all…

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Fairs and Festivals

Seasonal Fun

Celebrate the season by visiting us during special holiday celebrations, taking in our one-of-a-kind attractions, or attending our epic festivals and special events found only in the region. 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
Storytellers Video Series

Storytellers Video Series

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