Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

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703-324-8700
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12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Jai Cole,
Executive Director

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Lake Fairfax Offers Fireworks Spectacular on Saturday, July 2

Lake Fairfax FireworksHere comes Independence Day and in advance, a great show and lots of family fun! Join the Fairfax County Park Authority at Lake Fairfax Park for a stunning fireworks display on Saturday, July 2, 2022. Ticketed entry begins at 10 a.m. The fireworks are expected to start shortly after 9 p.m.

Attendees are encouraged to arrive early to park and find a spot from where to view the show. We encourage all visitors to arrive no later than 8 p.m.

The Park Foundation stage will kick off at 1 p.m. with musical host and emcee Ted Garber. Other performers include: Bach to Rock America's Music School, Sonic Boom, Rosebud Ireland and Cindy Martin. There will also be a beer garden hosted by Aslin Beer Company, yard games and more!

Food trucks will be on site throughout the day, and all picnic areas will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis.

Food trucks (starting at noon):

  • Momo's and More
  • El Chef Latino
  • Island Refreshments
  • Hard Times Cafe (Festival Set Up)
  • Jay Vending

The Water Mine Family Swimmin’ Hole Water Park will be open from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. However, come early as the facility reaches capacity quickly. Visit the Water Mine website for more information. 

Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the gate. Bikes and pedestrians are free. The Fairfax County Park Foundation is a sponsor of the fireworks.

Register for Lake Fairfax Fireworks

Lake Fairfax Park is located at 1400 Lake Fairfax Drive in Reston, Virginia. For more information, visit the Lake Fairfax Park website or call 703-471-5415.

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