Lake Accotink Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION:

703-569-3464
TTY 711

7500 Accotink Park Road
Springfield, VA 22150

Christopher Goldbecker,
Lakefront Parks Manager

Lake Accotink Park Events

Accotink Creek Wagon Ride

05/25/2018 7:00 pm


(3-Adult) Come to Lake Accotink Park and explore Accotink Creek with one of our naturalists. Catch and release critters that live in the creek. Bring an adventurous spirit and shoes that can get wet. The program from 7 to 8 p.m. costs $6 per person. For more information, call 703-569-3464.

Cardboard Boat Regatta

Cardboard

06/03/2018 9:00 am


9 a.m. Judging; 11 a.m. Races begin
For All Ages
Admission is FREE; $5 per car parking fee
Mini-golf, food stands open all day
Witness this one-of-a-kind spectacle of epic cardboard creations and cheer on courageous crews racing for glory through the waters of Lake Accotink.

Will your boat sink or float?

Make this the…

Night Kayaking

06/08/2018 8:00 pm


(13-Adult) Enjoy Lake Accotink after dark in a kayak. Many nocturnal animals come out after dark and the view from a kayak is a great way to see them. The program runs from 8 to 10 p.m., and the cost is $30 per person. Bring flashlights and dress for the activity. For more information, call 703-569-3464.

Bats

06/13/2018 9:00 pm


(7-Adult) Walk the meadows and forest edges at Lake Accotink Park to see bats feeding on insects. Use a bat detector to hear echolocation. Learn about our native bats and their habits from 9 to 10 p.m. The cost is $6 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more information, call 703-569-3464.

Father’s Day Cruise

06/17/2018 2:00 pm


(2-Adult) Treat Dad to a special day with the family aboard a 32-foot pontoon tour boat at Lake Accotink Park. Spot soaring eagles and sunbathing turtles while slowly cruising for 30 minutes around the lake. All pre-registered passengers receive a beverage and treat on board. Arrive 20 minutes before your cruise time to check in at the ticket building. Cruises…

Amphibians After Dark

06/27/2018 8:00 pm


(7-Adult) Assist park naturalists with a calling amphibian survey at Lake Accotink Park. Learn how to identify frogs and toads by their calls as we explore pools and ponds from 8 to 9 p.m. The cost is $6 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more information, call 703-569-3464.