Park Authority

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

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Birds Awareness & Campaigns

Birds are celebrated throughout the world in many ways.  Whether it’s a bird count, World Bird Day, or National Bird Month, Fairfax County Park Authority welcomes birds every day in our parks.  Here are some upcoming, festive days and months in 2023 to observe birds of all kinds. 

  • National Bird Day: Jan. 5, 2024
  • World Bird Feeding Month: February 2024
  • The Great Backyard Bird Count: Febr. 16–19, 2024 
  • National Audubon Day: April 26, 2024
  • Babcock Bird Day: May 4, 2024
  • World Migratory Bird Day (U.S.): May 11, 2024

Bird Activities for Families

Get the whole family involved and create a habitat for birds with these hands-on activities. 

Explore more birds around Fairfax County

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