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Herndon/Reston
Holiday Activities in Fairfax County, VA - Ice Skating

Welcome to Reston, Virginia

Reston, Virginia was conceived as a planned community by Robert E. Simon. Founded on April 20, 1964 (Simon's 50th birthday) and named for his initials, it was the first modern, post-war planned community in America and is now the most populous place in Fairfax County. 

Areas within Reston such as Reston Town Center and Lake Anne Plaza provide the perfect places to enjoy seasonal events, a night out on the town, or a memorable shopping excursion. Make sure to check out the many virtual events that are being held this summer. Enjoy the art and culture this community offers and view the Greater Reston Arts center from the comfort of your own home with a virtual tour. While in town, don't forget to visit the Reston Museum. See you soon!

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Attractions in Herndon & Reston

Things to Do in Reston

Reston has great parks, great shopping, and great family-friendly attractions. More
Big Bowl - Reston Restaurants

Reston Restaurants

Choose from an exceptional array of restaurants and dining options in Reston. More
Accommodations in Herndon & Reston

Reston Hotels

Find a number of accommodations in Reston by scrolling through our helpful list. 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