Riverbend Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center Open Weekdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. Weekends open noon - 5 p.m.

8700 Potomac Hills Street
Great Falls, Virginia

John Callow,
Manager

Riverbend Park Birthday Parties

Riverbend Party Information

• Submit an online form to request a party date. Call 703-759-9018 with questions.
• Themed goodie bags are available for $6 plus tax upon request.
• Parents provide food, drink, and decorations.
• Parents are responsible for set up and clean up, including sealing trash bags and returning furniture to its original place.

• Refunds: For cancelations made at least three weeks before the party date, a full refund will be issued minus a $25 processing fee. No refunds will be issued within three weeks of the party date. Full refunds are given in case of inclement weather.

 

Fishing Fun

Ages: 5-12 years
Cost: $250
Maximum: 15 kids
Learn to use a fishing rod, and then hit the bank! Have a contest to catch the biggest fish. Other activities may include games and fish identification.

Dinosaur Days

Ages: 3-6 years
Cost: $225
Maximum: 20 children
Explore the world of dinosaurs through games and scavenger hunts. Become a junior paleontologist and examine real fossil casts. Find your own dinosaur in a dinosaur pit.

Wildlife Adventure

Ages: 3-12 years
Cost: $225
Maximum: 20 children
Meet exhibit animals, learn about common native animals, and then go on a wildlife adventure looking for birds, bugs, and more. Other activities may include games, worm hunting and animal feedings.

Insect Safari

Ages: 3-12 years
Cost: $225
Maximum: 20 children 
Insects are everywhere. Learn about these crazy critters by examining specimens and collecting your own. Find out what makes an insect an insect, and explore insect habitats. How many can you find?

Primitive Skills

Ages: 6-12 years
Cost: $225
Maximum: 20 children
Learn what life was like as a child in a Native American village along the Potomac River. See artifacts, play traditional games, and shoot a real bow and arrow.

Science Sleuths

Ages: 6-12 years
Cost: $250
Maximum: 20 children 
Get crazy into science as the park’s resident Mad Scientist leads experiments covering a multitude of subjects that are guaranteed to make kids say, "Wow!"

Campfire Birthday

Ages: 8-14 years
Cost: $250
Maximum: 20 children 
Dusk is the best time to see animals at Riverbend. Take a night hike, learn to make animal calls. Return to the Nature Center to enjoy a campfire, stories and s'mores.