Travel Guidance

During these unprecedented times, many attractions and events have been impacted, and in most cases, cancelled or closed. Visitors are strongly encouraged to call or check event and attraction websites to confirm operating status. For information on how you can interact with the tourism community now, visit our Fairfax First page. Learn More

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St. Valentine's Day
St. Valentine's Day

VALENTINE'S DAY

TripAdvisor's Romantic RestaurantsWhether you're looking to rekindle the spark with your special someone or show the kids what unconditional love is all about, there are many opportunities to spend some quality time with one other this Valentine's Day in Fairfax County.  

Why not add a fabulous and very affordable surprise to your Valentine's Day plans this year? Fairfax County in Northern Virginia is the ideal location for a perfect warm-up to the big event. Start celebrating early with the annual Chocolate Lover's Festival. There will be chocolate tastings, chocolate art, crafts, contests and much more. Many of the scheduled events are no-charge, making this a terrific way to enjoy the sensual pleasures of chocolate.

Whatever romantic surprise you choose, we are ready to make your weekend even more special with a romantic weekend getaway at one of our hotels.  

We also invite you to browse through some of our special events below to find the outing that speaks to your heart.


 
Fairs and Festivals

Seasonal Fun

Celebrate the season by visiting us during special holiday celebrations, taking in our one-of-a-kind attractions, or attending our epic festivals and special events found only in the region. More
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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
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Storytellers Video Series

Every destination has a story. Meet Fairfax County's storytellers and then create your own travel story. More