Shop Seasonal, Local Produce at Fairfax County Farmers’ Markets

Did you know that Sunday, August 4th kicks off National Farmers’ Market Week? It’s the perfect excuse to check out any of the Fairfax County Farmers’ Markets—if you haven’t already been shopping at them all summer long. The Lorton, Annandale, and McLean markets will all be hosting special activities and live cooking demos that week

Shop Seasonal, Local Produce at Fairfax County Farmers’ Markets2019-09-20T17:12:15+00:00

Take Your Workout Outdoors This Summer in Fairfax County

Now that warmer weather is back in Fairfax County, you're likely looking for any and every excuse to do everything outdoors. From dining to your daily commute and even your exercise routine, warm weather opens you up to all kinds of outdoor activities. If you're ready to cancel your gym membership in favor of running,

Take Your Workout Outdoors This Summer in Fairfax County2019-09-20T17:12:15+00:00

Check Out These Fourth of July Events in Fairfax County

If you're already making plans for the Fourth of July in Fairfax, you're sure to have a lot of options. There's always something great going on for Independence Day, whether you're looking for family-friendly events or something a bit more exciting to do with your group of friends. Here are just a few of the

Check Out These Fourth of July Events in Fairfax County2019-09-20T17:12:40+00:00

Fairfax County Area Date Night Ideas

The key to keeping your relationship strong is spending quality time together, and for many couples, that means setting aside at least one night each week for date night. If you're looking for unique and romantic date night ideas in the Fairfax County area, here are a few great options that aren't just your standard

Fairfax County Area Date Night Ideas2019-09-20T17:12:15+00:00

Learn About Local History at These Fairfax County Museums

Visiting a museums is a great way to get to know the world around you, and lucky for our residents, there are a few great museums in the Fairfax County area. Whether you're interested in American history, science or art (or a combination of subjects), here are some of the museums in the area that

Learn About Local History at These Fairfax County Museums2019-09-20T17:12:15+00:00

Shop for Unique Wares at These Fairfax Area Shops

Looking for unique shopping in the Fairfax County area? There are tons of great local shops — you just need to know where to look. Here are a few of our favorite boutiques, thrift stores and independent shopping destinations in the area. Second Chance. For those who love the thrill of the hunt that thrift shopping

Shop for Unique Wares at These Fairfax Area Shops2019-09-20T17:12:15+00:00

Explore These Historic Sites in the Fairfax Area

If you're interested in the history of the Fairfax area, you'll be happy to know that there are many historic sites that are perfect for visiting on a weekend afternoon. Here are a few of the most popular and interesting  sites to check out this weekend. Mount Vernon. The former home of first president George Washington

Explore These Historic Sites in the Fairfax Area2019-09-20T17:12:40+00:00

Here’s How to Become a Mentor in Honor of National Mentoring Month

January is National Mentoring Month, which means there's no better time to become a mentor for someone in the Fairfax area. If you've always wanted to volunteer to become a mentor, here are some great places in need of supportive mentors. Fairfax County Public Schools. Inspire children in the area by volunteering to become a mentor

Here’s How to Become a Mentor in Honor of National Mentoring Month2019-09-20T17:12:16+00:00