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!
Your handy guide to everything Fall in Fairfax County! 🍂
Browse the TravelFX Blog for more inspiration on fun things to do in Fairfax County!
Scare up some Halloween fun in Fairfax County this fall at some of our events.
From Fall Festivals to Oktoberfests, here's what to do this September in Fairfax County.
Hit up the best leaf peeping spots in Fairfax County using our suggestions as a guide.
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!
Find outdoor dining at your favorite restaurants this summer!
From K-BBQ to double-fried chicken, enjoy the DC region's unofficial "Koreatown."
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.
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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VISIT FAIRFAX CELEBRATES 10th ANNIVERSARY DURING NATIONAL TOURISM WEEK

Fairfax County, VA - May 1, 2014 - Since 1984, the travel industry has designated the first full week in Mayas National Travel & Tourism Week - a week dedicated to spreading the word on the power of travel and the benefits of tourism. This year, Visit Fairfax (www.fxva.com) not only continues to salute the tourism industry and the thousands of individuals who work in the hospitality community, but will also celebrate its 10th Anniversary as the official destination marketing organization for Fairfax County, Virginia…

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FOUNDING VISIT FAIRFAX BOARD MEMBER RECEIVES 2013 KEMMONS WILSON SERVICE AWARD

FAIRFAX, VA (November 12, 2013) - During the recent IHG Americas Investors & Leadership Conference in Las Vegas, B. F. Saul Company Hospitality Group President and Founding Visit Fairfax Board Member Mark Carrier was honored with the 2013 Kemmons Wilson Service Award. Carrier's leadership as an advocate on Capitol Hill and within the federal government for hotel owners and operators and their businesses provided significant wins for the hotel industry, and for that, he was recognized…

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FAIRFAX COUNTY CELEBRATES NATIONAL TRAVEL & TOURISM WEEK

Fairfax County, VA - May 12, 2011 - Since 1984, the travel industry has designated the first full week in May as National Travel & Tourism Week - a week dedicated to spreading the word on the power of travel and the benefits of tourism. Visit Fairfax (www.fxva.com) salutes the thousands of individuals in Fairfax County that work in our industry - from airline and hotel employees to restaurant, attraction and taxi workers - who raise the quality of life in our area for visitors and residents alike…

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VISIT FAIRFAX HELPS DULLES TAXI DRIVERS LEARN MORE ABOUT LOCAL TOURISM

Fairfax County, VA - June 22, 2010 - Visit Fairfax (http://www.fxva.com/), in collaboration with the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, is expanding its successful, free Ambassador Training Program to train taxicab drivers who operate under the Washington Flyer Taxi system about how to effectively promote the sites, attractions and activities in Fairfax County to enhance the overall visitor experience in the National Capital Region…

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NATIONAL TRAVEL AND TOURISM WEEK JOB FAIR

THE FAIRFAX COUNTY TRAVEL & TOURISM INDUSTRY IS HIRING! Visit Fairfax and Industry Partners Host Job Fair on May 10th from 10 am to Noon Board of Supervisors Vice Chairwoman Gross to Open Event with Brief Remarks. Fairfax County, VA - April 20, 2010 - According to the U.S. Travel Association, 1 out of every 9 jobs in the U.S. depends on travel and tourism. Even amid ongoing reports of high unemployment rates across the country, the tourism and hospitality community continues to thrive and prosper with new jobs and exciting career opportunities…

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World Police & Fire Games Comes to Fairfax County in 2015

Fairfax County, VA - August 3, 2009 - Team Fairfax, a local organization of representatives from Fairfax County's police, fire and sheriff departments, Fairfax County, Visit Fairfax, the Greater Washington Sports Alliance and others, including strong support from the Virginia Tourism Corporation and the Commonwealth of Virginia, are proud to announce the selection of Fairfax County and the greater National Capital region as the host location for the 2015 World Police and Fire Games (WPFG). The proposed dates for the Games are June 26 - July 5, 2015…

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There's No Place Like Home!

Fairfax County, VA - Junes 5, 2009 - Dorothy Gale was right - "There's no place like Home," and Visit Fairfax encourages locals to explore their own backyard this summer. The group invites residents to stop by their booth (#318) in the upper main street section at Celebrate Fairfax this weekend at the Fairfax Government Center to find out more about what's happening this summer in Fairfax County…

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VISIT FAIRFAX CHOOSES WHITE+PARTNERS AS AGENCY OF RECORD

Herndon, VA - May 7, 2009 - Visit Fairfax, the Official Tourism Organization for Fairfax County, Virginia (www.fxva.com), has chosen White+Partners as its new agency of record. The DC area's largest independent communications agency will handle all advertising, brand marketing and public relations for the convention and visitors bureau through July 2012…

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