Picnic Areas

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

703-324-8732
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 425
Fairfax, VA 22035-5500

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Burke Lake Park Reservable Areas

Picnic Line: 703-324-8732

Picnic Reservations

Thank you for your interest in a Fairfax County Park Authority park for your picnic! We are proud of our parks and are confident that you will enjoy your day. Keep in mind sites are in great demand, so make your reservation early.

Picnic reservations for 2018 open January 1, 2018. Any applications sent in before that date will not be considered.

After January 1, 2018 you may begin to make reservations by downloading and completing the Picnic Area/Picnic Shelter Application and submitting it along with appropriate payment.

Upon receipt of your payment, we will issue to you a Validated Permit.

*Full day reservations available 9 a.m. - dusk. Rental fee is per day, single use rate.
**Half day reservations available April 1 through September 30, for 9am-1:30pm or 3:30-8pm. Rental Fee is a per half day, single use rate.
¹ Prime rates apply Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Holidays.
² Non-Prime rates apply Monday through Thursday.

NO HALF DAY RESERVATIONS ON WEEKENDS.

*Full day reservations available 9 a.m. - dusk. Rental Fee is per 4-hour minimum time slot, single use rate.
¹ Prime rates apply Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Holidays.
² Non-Prime rates apply Monday through Thursday.

*FOOD IS NOT ALLOWED IN THE AMPHITHEATER*

Volleyball rentals are $20 per hour with a picnic reservation/$25 per hour without a picnic reservation.

*Full day reservations available 9 a.m. - dusk. Rental fee is per day, single use rate.
**Sports Bags are not available without a picnic reservation.

 

Burke Lake Picnic Area #2

Burke Lake Picnic Area #2 Seating Capacity: 100
Maximum Capacity: 100
Tables: 19 (Exact amount may vary)
Grills: 5
Electricity: No
Prime¹: $125*
Non-Prime²: $100*
Non-Prime² Half Day: $65**

INFLATABLES ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THIS SITE.


There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Shelter A

Burke Lake Shelter A

Seating Capacity: 192
Maximum Capacity: 250
Tables: 20 (Exact amount may vary)
Grills: 3
Electricity: Yes
Prime¹: $350*
Non-Prime²: $250*
Non-Prime² Half Day: $165***

INFLATABLES ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THIS SITE.


There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Shelter B

Burke Lake Shelter B

Seating Capacity: 192
Maximum Capacity: 250
Tables: 20 (Exact amount may vary)
Grills: 3
Electricity: Yes
Prime¹: $350*
Non-Prime²: $250*
Non-Prime² Half Day: $165***

INFLATABLES ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THIS SITE.


There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Shelter C

Burke Lake Shelter C

Seating Capacity: 192
Maximum Capacity: 250
Tables: 20 (Exact amount may vary)
Grills: 3
Electricity: Yes
Prime¹: $350*
Non-Prime²: $250*
Non-Prime² Half Day: $165***

INFLATABLES ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THIS SITE.

There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Shelter D (Ice Cream Parlor Shelter)

Burke Lake Shelter D (Ice Cream Parlor Shelter)

Seating Capacity: 30
Maximum Capacity: 30
Tables: 4 (Exact amount may vary)
Grilling is Prohibited
Electricity: No
Rental Fee: $80*

*Rental Fee is per 2-hour time slot, single use rate.
Time Slots: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. and 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.

AMPLIFIED SOUND IS NOT PERMITTED AT THIS SITE.
INFLATABLES ARE NOT PERMITTED AT THIS SITE.

No on-site cooking allowed at this location. Food is available for purchase at the Ice Cream Parlor; please contact Catering at Burke Lake Park to make arrangements.

There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Amphitheater

Burke Lake Amphitheater

Maximum Capacity: 100
Electricity: Yes

Prime¹: $20/hr (4-hr minimum)
Non-Prime²: $15/hr (4-hr minimum)

There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Volleyball Court

There are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 

 
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Burke Lake Sportsbag

Rental Fee: $25*

Sports Bag rental includes: 1 Volleyball, 5 Frisbees, 1 Bocce set, 2 Footballs, 1 Basketball, 1 Kick ball, 1 Soccer ball, 2 Wiffle balls, 1 Wiffle ball bat, 1 Pump with pin.


At Burke Lake there are Entrance Fees for non-county residents on weekends and holidays only (no charge on weekdays), April through late October.

 
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Burke Lake Park Amenities

Visit Burke Lake Park

Volleyball courts
Carousel & Miniature Train
Frisbee golf course
Mini golf course
Driving range
Marina, boating and fishing
Campground
Multi-purpose fields
Ice cream parlor
Playgrounds
Trails
Restrooms

Click to view in Google Maps

Burke Lake Park Location

7315 Ox Road
Fairfax Station, VA, 22039

Map of Park

Map of Picnic Areas

From Route 123 North
The park entrance is on the right. If you see the golf course then you have gone too far.
The golf course entrance will be the next right beyond the park entrance.

From Route 123 South
The golf course entrance is the first left off Ox Road (Route 123).
The park entrance is the second left off Ox Road (Route 123).