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Your handy guide to everything holidays & winter 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.
Fairfax County has 2 totally unique light shows to help you celebrate the season starting on November 8th through New Years!
George Washington’s estate celebrates the holidays daily through December 31!
Join the American Festival Pops Orchestra for its annual holiday concert at GMU's Center for the Arts on Dec. 14
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.
Claude Moore Colonial Farm - McLean - Nature

Welcome to McLean, Virginia

McLean, VA received its name from John Roll McLean, the former publisher and owner of The Washington Post, and is home to several famous political figures and Fortune 500 companies. If you're looking for things to do, there are beautiful nature preserves and national scenic trails in McLean. Within the central area of McLean, you'll also find opportunities to take in shows at the local theater and shop and dine at locally established shops and restaurants. Plan your getaway today!


claude moore colonial farm

Things to Do in McLean

Step back in time at an 18th Century farm, play your heart out at one of the area's most unique parks, and more in McLean. More
McLean Family Restaurant - Dining

McLean Restaurants

Find restaurants in McLean, from local mainstays to trendy new hot spots. More
Accommodations in Great Falls & McLean

Hotels in McLean

Explore your options for hotels in McLean by browsing our selection here. More

Spotlight

Mount Vernon - Hat and Whistle Boy

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
Festivals - Winter - Christmas

Events Calendar

Looking to get into the spirit of the season? Our calendar is full of seasonal holiday events has exactly what you're looking for as our area attractions gear up to celebrate in the most festive of ways. 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