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

Department Resources


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 Hard Times, 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.

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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