Springfield is the main business center in the southern part of Fairfax County, which was originally founded as a station on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad in 1847. Springfield, Virginia is a nice local spot with ample entertainment opportunities both inside and out. Experience the dam, the lake area trails and picnicking at Lake Accotink. The Lake Accotink reservoir is surrounded by parks, easy access fishing, hiking trails, kayaking, and paddle boat rentals. If shopping and dining is more your style, make sure to add Springfield Town Center to your list of stops. The Springfield Town Center has various shopping, dining, and entertainment options. See you in Springfield soon!