5 Most Viewed Fairfax County YouTube Videos in 2018

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Just in time for binge-watching season – grab a warm blanket and some popcorn – here are the five most watched county YouTube videos in 2018. They range from informative and historical to musical and ridiculously cute.

Take a look!

#5 Guinea Pigs as Pets

We are wild about animals, including guinea pigs! Thousands of people viewed this video on how to care for these fuzzy fellas.


#4 How to Fill Out Your Mail-in Absentee Ballot

Many county videos provide a thorough overview of a subject, such as this detailed guidance on how to vote absentee through the mail. More than 30,000 county voters voted by mail in the November 2018 election and had this valuable tool to help them!

Note: this video was updated for 2019. It had 3,500+ views in 2018.


#3 Chessie’s BIG Backyard Fully-Accessible Playground

Part of the Lee District Family Recreation Area, this award-winning accessible playground is joined by an accessible sprayground, trail, treehouse and carousel! Truly a gem for parents and children of all capabilities.


#2 Best Kept Secret: Suffrage in the 20th Century

This beautifully edited video tells the history of the women’s suffrage (right to vote) movement. Women arrested during protests were sent to Lorton Prison, where they were harshly punished.


And drum roll, please – the most viewed county YouTube video in 2018:

#1 Tick Check 1-2 (Lyme Disease Prevention Rap)

With total views surpassing the other four videos combined, there’s no half stepping when it comes to MC Bugg-Z!  He’s back with his latest rhyme to put a stop to Lyme/if you don’t check it out, it’s a crime.


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