Blastoff for fun with this year’s Fairfax County Park Authority Discovery Trail Map celebrating the 50th anniversary of man’s giant leap from the Earth to the moon! Visit 12 distinctive park sites and learn about their connection to transportation throughout history!
Are you ready to accept a mission to the moon? Be on the lookout to become an FCPA astronaut! Snap a selfie and post it on Instagram with #FCPAmoonwalk. You could win one of several weekly prizes! Winners will get their choice of RECenter or mini-golf guest passes.
Can’t get to eight parks? Register for one of the following programs and get a bonus sticker from the instructor to place on any square on the map. Once you obtain a total of eight stickers, you can redeem the map for a prize packet and be entered in the drawing for a new bicycle!
|June 1||Campfire Saturdays-Stargazing||Burke Lake Park|
|June 12||Astronomical Seminar & Telescope Viewing||Turner Farm Park|
|June 17||Full Moon Boat Tour||Burke Lake Park|
|June 19||Campfire with the Constellations||E.C. Lawrence Park|
|July 9||Exploring the Moon||Turner Farm Park|
|July 10||Astronomical Seminar & Telescope Viewing||Turner Farm Park|
|July 16||The Moon and the Stars Campfire||E.C. Lawrence Park|
|July 20||Walking on the Moon||E.C. Lawrence Park|
|July 23||Intro to Telescopes||Turner Farm Park|
|August 6||Introduction to Astronomy||Turner Farm Park|
|August 10||Boardwalk Astronomy||
Huntley Meadows Park
|August 12||Meteor Astronomy||Turner Farm Park|
|August 21||Astronomical Seminar & Telescope Viewing||Turner Farm Park|
|August 27||Intro to Telescopes||Turner Farm Park|
12000 Government Center Pkwy
Fairfax, VA 22035