This weekend, Oct. 3 and 4, you can treat the family to a fun outing and get some things checked off your to-do list. Fall for Fairfax KidsFest takes place Saturday and Sunday and some government services will be available this weekend, too.
When: Saturday, Oct. 3, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 4, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The festival will go on rain or shine .
Where: Fairfax County Government Center, 12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax. In addition to parking at the Government Center, additional parking is available across the street at the Pennino and Herrity building garages. Look for signs for parking.
Cost: Admission and most activities, exhibits and entertainment are free.
Saturday, Oct. 3, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. – The Office of Elections will be open in Conference Rooms 2/3 for residents to:
- Register to vote or check your voter registration status (deadline is Oct. 13)
- Apply for a photo ID if you need one
- Absentee vote for qualified registered voters for the Nov. 3 election
Limited, short-term reserved parking for voters is available in Lot A near the main entrance to the Government Center.
UPDATE: The DMV 2 Go visit has been cancelled for Saturday, Oct. 3 and Sunday, Oct. 4. However, it will be parked outside the Government Center building on Monday, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. DMV 2 Go offers all Virginia Department of Motor Vehicle services.