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 2019 open January 1, 2019. Any applications sent in before that date will not be considered.
After January 1, 2019 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 November 30, for 9am-noon or 1-4pm. 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.