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

Park Events Calendar

Aug

06

(12-Adult) Watch the sun set on Burke Lake as the wildlife settles in for…


Aug

08

(4-Adult) The meadow at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park is a-buzz with bug life.…


Aug

08

(6-Adult) Visit Colvin Run Mill to learn about the milling process from…


Aug

08

(4-Adult) Enjoy a naturalist-led walk through the forest to listen for…


Aug

11

(12-Adult) They heard the call! Hear how women preserved and protected parks…


Aug

12

(12-Adult) Watch the sun set on Lake Fairfax as the wildlife settles in for…


Aug

12

(5-Adult) Hike the trails and learn about the history of abandoned sites…


Aug

13

Friday, August 13

(7 – 17 years)  Junior golfers compete in the…


Aug

14

(12-Adult) Enjoy the morning at Burke Lake Park. Set out on the lake in a…


Aug

14

(16-Adult) Create a beautiful summer flower arrangement with the help of…


Aug

14

(Adults) Extension Master Gardener docents lead a special “Grand Tour” of…


Aug

14

(13-Adult) Enjoy Lake Accotink after dark in a kayak. Many nocturnal animals…


Aug

15

(6-Adult) Join us on a hot day in the park to learn how to make lemonade.…


Aug

15

(Adults) Celebrate Britain’s National Afternoon Tea Week by exploring…


Aug

15

(Adults) Celebrate Britain’s National Afternoon Tea Week by exploring…


Aug

15

(16-Adult) Experience a new way to learn about nature. Join local artist and…


Aug

15

(8-Adult) Students learn to use handheld Global Positioning System (GPS)…


Aug

16

(11-14 yrs.) Five days. Become a master of illusion by learning techniques…


 

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