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Frying Pan Farm Park


Frying Pan Farm Park

Farm Entrance/Mailing Address: 2709 West Ox Road • Herndon, Virginia 20171
Visitor Center Address:
 2739 West Ox Road • Herndon, Virginia 20171 • 703-437-9101

The Fairfax County Park Authority and SPIRIT Equestrian are hard at work on a cooperative agreement that will ensure the continuation of equestrian therapy services for the community. We have reached agreement on an interim use agreement that will allow SPIRIT to relocate to Frying Pan Farm Park and are currently working on a long-term solution. We anticipate closure on this agreement in time to meet impending deadlines for their departure from their current location to a spot on our farm in Herndon.

We appreciate the many members of the community who have spoken up in support of this remarkable program. For more information about SPIRIT, visit SPIRIT Open Equestrian Program


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Frying Pan Farm Park is part of the Floris Community in western Fairfax County, known as Frying Pan from 1726 to 1892 when the name was changed to Floris. Today, the park preserves and interprets a 1920s through 1950s farm, agricultural process, rural community life and landscape for the educational, cultural and recreational enrichment of citizens and visitors of Fairfax County.

We invite you to explore our "virtual" park here on the web. It's a great way to discover the wide variety of programs we offer. But be sure to visit the "real thing" out here on the farm.

Admission is free to Frying Pan Farm Park and Kidwell Farm.

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Site Map
Kidwell Farm Map

OPERATING HOURS

  • Frying Pan Farm Park: open daily dawn to dusk
  • Kidwell Farm: open daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Wagon Rides: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. , Monday - Saturday; and Noon - 4 p.m. , Sunday, March through November (call to confirm)
  • Carousel Rides: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. , Monday - Saturday; and Noon - 4 p.m. , Sunday, March through November (call to confirm)
  • Country Store: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. , Friday & Saturday; 12 - 4:30 p.m. , Sunday, January through Mid-March
    • 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. , Monday - Saturday; and 12 - 4:30 p.m. , Sunday, March through December
  • Visitor Center: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. , Monday - Saturday; and 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. , Sunday
  • Indoor Arena: hours vary (please call: 703-437-9101)
Frying Pan Farm Park and Kidwell Farm

Please Note: Frying Pan Farm Park offers beginning horseback riding lessons. Please call 703-437-9101 for information. Frying Pan Farm Park does not lease horses or offer trail rides. Programs and prices are subject to change.

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This Sunday evening performance series, held at Frying Pan Farm Park's Visitor Center, showcases some of the best of local and regional Bluegrass musicians. Shows are held on selected Sunday evenings. Doors open at 6 p.m., Shows start at 7 p.m. Seating is general admission.

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Childrens's Holiday Shopping
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Childrens's Holiday Shopping
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Little Hands on the Farm
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Monday mornings
2-3 yr. olds: 9:45-10:30
3-5 yr. olds: 11:00-11:45


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