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Marissa Daily is a Destination Marketing Specialist with Visit Fairfax. When she's not creating content for her social media or lifestyle blog, you can find her traveling across the globe, exploring the D.C. area, or binge-watching The Office for the millionth time.

Where to Go Mini Golfing in Fairfax County

August is officially National Golf Month! Who says miniature golf can't be included? These mini golf courses are perfect for the whole family with a variety of themes, lengths, and difficulty for everyone. What are you waiting fore ? Visit one of these Fairfax County mini golf courses for a little…

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Where to Find the Best Wings in Fairfax County

How do you like your chicken wings? Spicy or sweet? Dry-rubbed or saucy? America's favorite messy snack is widely enjoyed everywhere - from tailgates to family dinners. Lucky for us, there's no shortage of chicken wings here in Northern Virginia. If you're on a quest for the best chicken wings in…

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7 Places to See Drive-In Movies in Fairfax County

Movie lovers, rejoice! Drive-in movies are making a comeback as a timeless, socially-distanced summer activity. Here's our list of drive-in theaters and other places to see a movie from the comfort of your own vehicle in Fairfax County! Tysons Corner Center Tysons Corner Center is showing drive-in…

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Things to Do this July in Fairfax County

Summer is in full swing and July 2020 has a full slate of fun lined up for Fairfax County! Our attractions and events are coming up with creative ways for socially distanced fun - keeping you both safe and entertained as things begin to reopen. Here's our roundup of events and things to do this…

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Where to Find the Best Sushi In Fairfax County

Sushiholic? I'm right there with you! With its bright colors, fresh flavors, and variety of choices, everything is to love about this popular Japanese dish. So, let the good times roll with your favorites - from the California Roll to the Spicy Tuna Roll. Like white on rice, we're all over these 10…

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Where to Go Hiking in Fairfax County

It's true that there's nothing quite like the warmth of being in your own home. But, let's face it: a lot of us are coming down with "cabin fever" from being inside all day, every day! With COVID-19 sweeping the globe, many are taking precautions by spending most of their time indoors, working from…

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Things to Do this June in Fairfax County

June means that it’s officially time to kick off summer! While things may look significantly different this year, there are still many ways to soak in the sun, enjoy local attractions, and indulge in all things uniquely Fairfax County. From drive-in movies to award-winning foods, here's our roundup…

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Where to Find the Best Burgers in Fairfax County

Who doesn't love the mouthwatering flavor of a good ol' burger? America's favorite food has taken many different forms - whether it be the classic cheeseburger with lettuce and tomato or unconventional toppings such as fried eggs and guacamole. Regardless of your style, you're bound to meat your…

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Storytellers Video Series

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