Your Guide to Summer in Fairfax County

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Oh summer, one of the most glorious times of the year!  And we have a lot of fun events and cool things to do through August right here in our county. Here are a few to put on your calendar:




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It will inevitably feel like 300 degrees outside some days this summer (OK, maybe 100 degrees). Here are some indoor options to beat the heat:



And this final note: stay safe! Here’s a summer safety page with a variety of resources for sunscreen, summer storms, heat safety, grill safety and more.

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