Frying Pan Farm Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Park open dawn to dusk. Kidwell Farm open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Facility Hours vary.

703-437-9101
TTY 711

Farm: 2709 West Ox Road; Visitor Center: 2739 West Ox Road
Herndon, Virginia

Yvonne Johnson,
Manager

Frying Pan Farm Park Events

Old-fashioned Candy Making Party!

01/28/2020 9:30 am


(4-Adult) Meet new friends as we make candy and sample refreshments from the olden days. Historic farm interpreters lead a program that includes exhibits of an early 20th century farmhouse, a brief history of candymaking, and an outdoor, wood-burning stove demonstration (weather permitting). Dress for the weather and to get messy.

Roundup Playtime

02/05/2020 10:00 am


Enjoy two hours of free play to meet new friends in the Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor Center Auditorium. Free from 10 a.m. to noon.

Old-fashioned Candy Making Party!

02/08/2020 3:00 pm


(10-Adult) Meet new friends as we make candy and sample refreshments from the olden days. Historic farm interpreters lead a program that includes exhibits of an early 20th century farmhouse, a brief history of candy-making, and an outdoor, wood-burning stove demonstration (weather permitting).

Bluegrass-Carolina Blue

02/09/2020 7:00 pm


Carolina Blue in concert in the Bluegrass Barn Series at Frying Pan Farm Park.

Farm Skills-Wool Crafting

02/17/2020 10:00 am


(7-14 yrs.) Learn to wash fleece by hand and discover how to prepare wool for spinning by using a drum carder. Then, make a hand-spun wool bracelet or felted wool flower.

Roundup Playtime

02/19/2020 10:00 am


Enjoy two hours of free play to meet new friends in the Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor Center Auditorium. Free from 10 a.m. to noon.

Making Stone Soup

02/22/2020 10:00 am


(7-Adult) Learn how easy and satisfying it is to prepare home-cooked soups in winter. Together, the group creates a soup of our own based on the story of “Stone Soup.”

Little Hands on the Farm

03/09/2020 9:45 am


(2-5 yrs.) Join us to learn about a different element of farm life and spend time with a different animal at each session. Activities may include, story time, creating crafts and introductory level farm chores. The program at Frying Pan Farm Park runs from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. for children age two to three and from 11 to 11:45 a.m. for children age three to five.

Bluegrass-Chris Jones & The Night Drivers

03/15/2020 7:00 pm


Chris Jones & The Night Drivers in concert in the Bluegrass Barn Series at Frying Pan Farm Park.

Little Hands on the Farm

03/23/2020 9:45 am


(2-5 yrs.) Join us to learn about a different element of farm life and spend time with a different animal at each session. Activities may include, story time, creating crafts and introductory level farm chores. The program at Frying Pan Farm Park runs from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. for children age two to three and from 11 to 11:45 a.m. for children age three to five.

Into The Woods at Frying Pan Farm Park

03/28/2020 11:00 am


(All ages) Celebrate the National Cherry Blossom festival with this free event at Frying Pan Farm Park. We invite you to trek on our nature trail to experience the changes of spring. Visit stations peppered throughout the trail.

Bluegrass-Troy Engle & Southern Skies

04/05/2020 7:00 pm


Troy Engle & Southern Skies in concert in the Bluegrass Barn Series at Frying Pan Farm Park.

Frying Pan Farm Park Classes and Camps

See all classes and camps coming to Frying Pan Farm Park.

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