Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

703-324-8700
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Sara Baldwin,
Acting Executive Director

Holiday Hours and Class Schedules

Notice

Nature Centers and Historic Site visitor centers will be open on weekends, and the visitor centers at Frying Pan Farm Park and Green Spring Gardens are open daily.

 

Will your class be held on a holiday?

Classes are held at RECenters, nature centers, historic sites, horticultural centers, farms, Fairfax County Public Schools, administrative buildings and private business facilities. Not all facilities are available for classes on holidays. Your instructor should tell you about your class's schedule. Click on a holiday and use the reference table shown as a guide.

* Schedule may be modified.

♦ During holidays and school breaks, please check with your instructor for changes to the schedule listed above. 

♦ Drop-in Group Exercise classes are modified monthly. Check the site calendar for limited class offerings or activities on holidays.

♦ Classes scheduled to meet only one time on a holiday will meet as scheduled.
♦ Cub Run RECenter does not hold swim classes on days when FCPS does not hold classes.  Cub Run Aqua Ex classes are held as scheduled.

♦ For classes at private business or non-FCPA locations, please contact the vendor or instructor directly for holiday class schedules.

New Year's Day 2021

 

New Year's Day
Friday, January 1, 2021

All RECenters except GWRC

cLASSES Closed

George Washington RECenter

cLASSES Closed

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

closed

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

closed

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

closed

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

closed

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

 

Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 18, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
 
open by appt.
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Inauguration Day

 

Inauguration Day
Wednesday, January 20, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
10:00 a.m.~4:30 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Presidents Day

 

Presidents Day
Monday, February 15, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
open
Visitor Center
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Easter

 

Easter
Sunday, April 4, 2021

All RECenters except GWRC

open
noon - 6 p.m.

George Washington RECenter

closed

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

open
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
noon - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
open
Visitor Center
10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
noon - 4:30 p.m.

Memorial Day

 

Memorial Day
Monday, May 31, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Open - 6 p.m.
  GWRC - closed

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

Grounds are open for strolling, buildings are closed.

Noon - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Juneteenth

 

Juneteenth
Saturday, June 19, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Independence Day

 

Independence Day 
Sunday, July 4, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours - 4 p.m.
  GWRC - closed

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Labor Day

 

Labor Day 
Monday, September 6, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours - 6 p.m.
  GWRC - closed

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Indigenous Peoples' Day

 

Indigenous Peoples' Day 
Monday, October 11, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

Veteran's Day

 

Veteran's Day 
Thursday, November 11, 2021

All RECenters

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

open
Noon - 4 p.m.

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Oaks
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

open
Noon - 5 p.m.

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

open
9:00 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Frying Pan Farm Park
Farm / Visitor Center / Indoor Arena

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
closed
Visitor Center
open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Horticultural Center
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed
Historic House

New Year's Day

 

New Year's Day
Friday, January 1, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

cLASSES Closed

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

cLASSES Closed

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

cLASSES Closed

Martin Luther King Day

 

Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 18, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES ON 
No cub run classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

clASSES CLOSEd

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

Virtual CLASSES only

Presidents Day

 

Presidents Day
Monday, February 15, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES ON
no cub run classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

Virtual CLASSES only

Spring Break (FCPS)

 

Spring Break (FCPS)
Mar. 29 - Apr.3, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

No Land Classes
Optional Fitness

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

Optional Water Exercise &
Specialty Classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

Camps and Merit Badge Programs

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

Virtual CLASSES only

Easter Sunday

 

Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 4, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

No sat/sun

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

varies

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

FCPS Workday

 

FCPS Workday
Monday, April 5, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES ON

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Memorial Day Weekend

 

Memorial Day Weekend
Monday, May 31, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

No sat/sun/Mon

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

No sat/sun/mon

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

No sat/sun/mon

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Juneteenth

 

Juneteenth
Saturday, June 19, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES ON

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Independence Day Weekend

 

Independence Day Weekend
July 3,4,&5 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

no land 7/3 to 7/5
No fitness 7/3 TO 7/5

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

No CLASSES 7/3 and 7/4

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

varies

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed july 4

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Labor Day Weekend

 

Labor Day Weekend
Monday, September 6, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

No sat/sun/Mon

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

No sat/sun/mon

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

No sat/sun/mon

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Indigenous Peoples' Day

 

Indigenous Peoples' Day
Monday, October 11, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES ON

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Veteran's Day

 

Veteran's Day
Thursday, November 11, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES ON
no cub run classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES ON

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Thanksgiving Day

 

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 25, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

cLASSES Closed

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

After Thanksgiving Weekend

 

After Thanksgiving Day Weekend

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

No fri/sat/sun

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

No fri/sat/sun

Optional Specialty Classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES ON

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES ON

Classes at
Schools

No fri/sat/sun

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Christmas Eve

 

Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

cLASSES Closed

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

cLASSES Closed

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*

Christmas Day

 

Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

cLASSES Closed

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

cLASSES Closed

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

closed

New Year's Eve

 

New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021

RECenters
Land & Fitness Classes

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Aquatic Classes

Optional Specialty Classes
G.W. RECenter is closed

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

cLASSES Closed

Lakefront Parks

cLASSES Closed

Classes at
Schools

cLASSES Closed

RECenters
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES ON*
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