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

Jai Cole,
Executive Director

Holiday Hours and Class Schedules

The table below can be expanded to show holiday hours; please click on the bar for each holiday to view hours. Please note that there are two tabs at the top. The default tab shows Holiday Hours for our facilities. If you would like information on the status of classes for each facility, please click on the “Holiday Class Schedule” tab at the top. If a day is not listed on a chart, then facilities and/or classes are operating under a normal schedule. This schedule may not reflect last-minute changes or cancellations; please call the facility directly to learn of any schedule updates.

Will your class be held on a holiday?

Classes are held at Rec Centers, 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 Rec Centers except GWRC

Closed

George Washington Rec Center

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 Rec Centers

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 Rec Centers

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 Rec Centers

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 Rec Centers except GWRC

open
noon - 6 p.m.

George Washington Rec Center

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 Rec Centers

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 Rec Centers

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 Rec Centers

open
Regular Hours - 4 p.m.
  GWRC - closed
All Golf Courses open

Burke Lake Golf Center - Last bucket sold at 5 p.m.

Laurel Hill Golf Club -  Last tee time at 3:57 p.m. Last bucket sold at 6:30 p.m.

Oak Marr Golf Center - Last bucket sold at 5 p.m.

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

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

closed closed
Historic House

Labor Day

 

Labor Day 
Monday, September 6, 2021

All Rec Centers

open
Regular Hours - 6 p.m.
  GWRC - 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

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

closed
Horticultural Center
closed
Historic House

Election Day

 

Election Day 
Tuesday, November 2, 2021

All Rec Centers

open
Regular Hours

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

closed

Hidden Oaks Nature Center

closed

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

closed

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. - 5 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

closed
Horticultural Center
closed
Historic House

Veterans Day

 

Veterans Day 
Thursday, November 11, 2021

All Rec Centers

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

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed

E.C. Lawrence
Hidden Pond
Huntley Meadows
Nature Centers

closed

Hidden Oaks Nature Center

closed

Riverbend Park
Visitor Center

closed

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. - 5 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

closed closed
Historic House

Thanksgiving

 

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 25, 2021

All Rec Centers except GWRC

open
5 a.m. - noon

George Washington Rec Center

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

Day After Thanksgiving

 

Day After Thanksgiving
Friday, November 26, 2021

All Rec Centers

Open

George Washington Rec Center

Open

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

closed Sully Open
11 a.m - 3 p.m.

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

open
Farm
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

closed
Visitor Center

open
Indoor Arena
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

closed

Christmas Eve

 

Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24, 2021

All Rec Centers except GWRC

open
5 a.m. - noon

George Washington Rec Center

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

Christmas Day

 

Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021

All Rec Centers except GWRC

Closed

George Washington Rec Center

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

New Year's Eve

 

New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021

All Rec Centers except GWRC

open
5 a.m. - 4 p.m.

George Washington Rec Center

Closed

Colvin Run Mill
Sully Historic Site
Historic Sites

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

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 closed closed

Green Spring Gardens
Horticultural Center/ Historic House

open
Noon - 4:30 p.m.
closed

New Year's Day 2022

 

New Year's Day
Saturday, January 1, 2022

All Rec Centers except GWRC

Closed

George Washington Rec Center

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

New Year's Day 2021

 

New Year's Day
Friday, January 1, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

No Classes

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No Classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

No Classes

Lakefront Parks

No Classes

Classes at
Schools

No Classes

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

No Classes

Martin Luther King Day

 

Martin Luther King Day
Monday, January 18, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED
NO CUB RUN CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

Virtual CLASSES only

Presidents Day

 

Presidents Day
Monday, February 15, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED
NO CUB RUN CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

Virtual CLASSES only

Spring Break (FCPS)

 

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

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

No Land Classes
Optional Fitness

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

Optional Water Exercise &
Specialty Classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

Camps and Merit Badge Programs

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

Virtual CLASSES only

Easter Sunday

 

Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 4, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No sat/sun CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

varies

Lakefront Parks

NO CLASSES

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

FCPS Workday

 

FCPS Workday
Monday, April 5, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Memorial Day Weekend

 

Memorial Day Weekend
Monday, May 31, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

No sat/sun/Mon CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No sat/sun/mon CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

No sat/sun/mon CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Juneteenth

 

Juneteenth
Saturday, June 19, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Independence Day Weekend

 

Independence Day Weekend
July 3,4,&5 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

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

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No CLASSES 7/3 and 7/4

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

varies

Lakefront Parks

NO CLASSES ON july 4

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Labor Day Weekend

 

Labor Day Weekend
Monday, September 6, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

No sat/sun/Mon CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No sat/sun/mon CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

No sat/sun/mon CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Election Day

 

Election Day
Tuesday, November 2, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

NO cLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Veterans Day

 

Veterans Day
Thursday, November 11, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED
NO CUB RUN cLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Thanksgiving Day

 

Thanksgiving Day
Thursday, November 25, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

NO CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

NO CLASSES

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

After Thanksgiving Weekend

 

After Thanksgiving Day Weekend

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

No fri/sat/sun CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No fri/sat/sun CLASSES

Optional Specialty Classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Lakefront Parks

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED

Classes at
Schools

No fri/sat/sun CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Christmas Eve

 

Christmas Eve
Friday, December 24, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

NO CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

NO CLASSES

Lakefront Parks

NO CLASSES

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

Christmas Day

 

Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

NO CLASSES

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

NO CLASSES

Lakefront Parks

NO CLASSES

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

NO CLASSES

New Year's Eve

 

New Year's Eve
Friday, December 31, 2021

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

Optional Specialty Classes
GW Rec center is closed

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

NO CLASSES

Lakefront Parks

NO CLASSES

Classes at
Schools

NO CLASSES

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

CLASSES HELD AS SCHEDULED*

New Year's Day 2022

 

New Year's Day
Saturday, January 1, 2022

Rec Centers
Land & Fitness Classes

No Classes

Rec Centers
Aquatic Classes

No Classes

Resource Management
Programs at Parks

No Classes

Lakefront Parks

No Classes

Classes at
Schools

No Classes

Rec Centers
Drop-in Group Exercise

No Classes
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