Clerk's Office

4110 Chain Bridge Road, Room 302
Fairfax, VA 22030
Kristi Smith
Clerk of Court

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Court Calendar & Closings

The following is a list of closings and modifications to the courts docket

2024 Court Calendar and Closings

Date Event
January 1 New Year’s Day – Court Closed
January 2 Day after New Year’s Day – Court Closed
January 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Court Closed
February 19 George Washington Day – Court Closed
April 30 - May 1,
May 13-16
Arraignments, Detention Hearings, Emergency Matters and Advisement Hearings ONLY
May 27 Memorial Day – Court Closed
June 19 Juneteenth – Court Closed
July 4 Independence Day – Court Closed
August 19-21 Arraignments, Detention Hearings, Emergency Matters and Advisement Hearings ONLY
September 2 Labor Day – Court Closed
October 14 Columbus Day & Yorktown Victory Day – Court Closed
November 5 Election Day – Court Closed
November 11 Veterans Day (Observed) – Court Closed
November 27 Court Closes at 12:00
November 28 Thanksgiving – Court Closed
November 29 Day After Thanksgiving – Court Closed
December 24 Christmas Eve – Full Day Court Closed
December 25 Christmas Day – Court Closed

Please Note:  On the first Tuesday of Every Month there will be no Afternoon Docket.

Click here for information on our Court Schedule

Inclement weather, emergencies or changes in the Court's operation:  The court rarely closes unless the weather is extremely hazardous or if emergencies arise that impact normal Court operation. When that occurs, local radio and television stations will be notified and requested to announce the closing. Important announcements are also posted on the County of Fairfax Web Page.

You may contact 703-246-SNOW (7669) for detailed closing information.

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