Browse Fairfax County's many outdoor activities, from hiking and biking trails to zip lining and quiet park areas. Plus, camping, boating, fishing and more!
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What do you like? It could be unique public art. It could be destination dining. It could be quirky landmarks.
Get your tickets now and catch your favorite artists as they grace the Filene Center stage.
From free admission to Great Falls to Festivals and Events, here's what to do this August in Fairfax County.
Music meets nature meets technology. Enjoy this socially distanced, one-of-a-kind music-led stroll through Wolf Trap National Park.
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!
Enjoy 3-course meals at a discount from August 9-15.
Find outdoor dining at your favorite restaurants this summer!
From K-BBQ to double-fried chicken, enjoy the DC region's unofficial "Koreatown."
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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.
Explore some of the many sites and attractions in the Washington, DC region virtually to help you plan your trip.
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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Marissa Daily

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 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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The Guide to Waterfront Dining in Fairfax County

Summer in Fairfax County brings a much-needed wave of outdoor concerts, warm weather, and an al fresco dining scene that makes this season a truly special one. From cozy lakeside coffeehouses to "gourmet dive bars," you’ll find caught-that-day seafood and flavorful cuisine at our award-winning…

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Where to Go Hiking in Fairfax County

Magnificent waterfalls, wildflower-speckled meadows, bustling wildlife habitats, and breathtaking scenery. One of Fairfax County's greatest assets is the over 900 miles of hiking trails that showcase the undeniable natural beauty of our region. Whether you’re looking to challenge yourself on a full…

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Things to Do this July in Fairfax County

Summer is officially in full swing, and July 2021 has a full slate of fun lined up for Fairfax County! Between big holidays and momentous anniversaries, there is a myriad of ways to spend your summer days and nights in the nation’s capital region. Here's our roundup of things to do this month…

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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…

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Things to Do this June in Fairfax County

June means that it’s officially time to kick off summer! With the new season comes so many ways to soak up the sun, enjoy local attractions, and indulge in all things uniquely Fairfax County. From cicada-mania to fun festivals, here's our roundup of things to do this month. Bug Out with…

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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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