Park Authority

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

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Commemorate Juneteenth with the Park Authority

The Fairfax County Park Authority is committed to sharing stories, artifacts and archives to recognize the contributions, struggle and history of African-Americans in Fairfax County and our parks. Commemorate Juneteenth with programs, tours or blog offerings from the Park Authority.

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Juneteenth Celebration

  • Sully Historic Site
  • Wednesday, June 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.  
  • Free event
  • Registration Recommended  
  • Join in a commemoration of emancipation at this special event that will feature storytelling, family activities, food and tours. 

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Exploring our Historic Meeting House and Grounds

  • Frying Pan Farm Park
  • Saturday, June 15, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Free Event
  • Registration Recommended
  • As we celebrate Juneteenth and the legacy of freedom it represents, join us to explore the history of the free and enslaved African American members of the Frying Pan Baptist Meeting House.
  • Ongoing tours will take you through the church, the surrounding grounds and will talk about the former location of the Lee house, home of an African American family who lived on the property and worshipped at the church after the Civil War.

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