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!
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Take a virtual tour of Fairfax County's most visited sites!
Plan your Independence Day getaway around these events happening throughout the Capital Region.
Tickets on sale for Wolf Trap's summer concert series. Get yours before they're gone!
Music meets nature meets technology. Enjoy this socially distanced, one-of-a-kind music-led stroll through Wolf Trap National Park.
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!
Treat Yourself. Support Local Restaurants.
Enjoy special menus at participating restaurants in the Tysons area during Tysons Restaurant Week: April 12-18, 2021!
Find chocolate treats all throughout Fairfax County.
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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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Fall 2020 in Northern Virginia

For most of the world, people think summer is the ideal time to tour the National Capital Region. However, ask a local, and they'll tell you it's fall. The crowds of summer die down at popular attractions. The air is crisp and clear and perfect for outdoor activities before the cold winter months. And, oh my, the colors! Each autumn, Fairfax County dons a jaw-dropping cloak of sunset-colored hues. Seen against the backdrop of sites like George Washington's Mount Vernon, Great Falls Park and The Winery at Bull Run, the effect is all the more profound. Maybe even consider planning a colorful hike. Use our guide below and bring yourself, your family or your friends to witness this spectacle of nature for yourselves in Fairfax County, Virginia!

Halloween Fun

Halloween Fun

The season of ghosts, goblins and things that go bump in the night has arrived and, as usual, we have a frighteningly full agenda of Halloween-themed activities. More
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Autumn in DC

Heading to nearby Washington, DC this Fall? Here are some ways to explore the nation's capital during one of the prettiest times of the year. More
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Fall Fun on the Blog

Read the blog for inspiration on what to do this Fall! More


Whether you like expansive malls, high end boutiques, serene open air settings, or finding the most unique small shops Northern Virginia has to offer, we have something for everyone! More
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Fall Foliage

Check out these 9 spots around Fairfax County where you can catch a glimpse of autumn leaves decked out in their finest colors. More
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Veterans Day

Veterans Day events and deals that celebrate the legacy of our nation's heroes. More
Wineries & Breweries

Wineries & Breweries

Fairfax County is the Gateway to Virginia's Wine Country, so you have a multitude of vineyards to choose from. If you'd rather open a cold one, browse through some of our breweries & pubs! More
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Places to Hike

Visit these sites when you want to get outside and immerse yourself in the beauty of the season. More
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Scenic Fall Drives

Beautiful fall colors. A crisp breeze. Relaxing windy roads. See what our picks are for scenic fall drives in Northern Virginia. More
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Thanksgiving Restaurant Dining

Browse Fairfax County restaurants to find a dining-out option for your family this Thanksgiving. More
Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets

Shop fresh and local by browsing one of the many convenient Farmers Markets in Fairfax County this season. Find food, crafts, wares, and more at one of these great markets. More
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Coffee Shops

Cozy up with a cup of joe at one of these great local coffee shops! More


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Plan Your Fall Getaway

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Fairfax County Hotels

With over 100 Fairfax County hotels to choose from, you’re certain to find one that meets your group's budget, style, and location needs. More
Getting to Fairfax County

Getting to Fairfax County

We want planning your trip to be easy, so we've put together a helpful guide on how to get here, including transportation tips, airport information and more. More
Deals and Specials

Special Deals & Offers

We know you're always looking for a good deal to plan your next vacation with, so we've put together a place where you can always find out the latest special offers going on! More