Outdoor Summer Activities in Fairfax County 

What is there to do this summer in Fairfax County? We're so glad you asked! Whether you want to find a new place to eat, or a new place to take your dog, Fairfax County has it all! Browse below to find a host of outdoor summer  activities that will get you outside, fill out your summer calendar, and keep you and your family entertained until fall.

Memorial Day

Commemorate Memorial Day in the Capital Region by visiting the sites and memorials…

Places to Hike

Visit these sites when you want to get outside and immerse yourself in the beauty of the…

Great Falls Park

Explore 800-acres of this majestic National Park Service-operated gem in Fairfax County…


Cool down at one of the many fun waterparks in Fairfax County this summer.

Events Calendar

There's always something going on in Fairfax County. Make sure to bookmark our calendar of…

Ice Cream Treats

Cool down with summer treats at these best ice cream shops in Fairfax County.

Dog-Friendly Patios

The weather is right, and the outdoor patios are calling! Here are 16 outdoor patios that…


Enjoy some fresh air and award winning beer at one of our brewery open-air patios.


Reserve a table with friends or family and take in the rolling hills of Virginia while you…

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