Google named the City of Fairfax its 2014 e-City for Virginia

Fairfax-VA-ecities-LogoFAIRFAX, Va. — Citing the city’s historic charm and technological innovation, Google named the City of Fairfax its 2014 e-City for Virginia.

According to Google, “The City of Fairfax Historic District is on the National Register of Historic Places, but Fairfax has a modern online presence too. The city’s comprehensive website offers easy access to school issues, tax assessments, and more. More

City of Fairfax Parks & Recreation Department

Leisure Times - Winter 2015

Find out more in the Winter 2015 edition of Leisure Times!

The City of Fairfax Parks & Recreation Department makes events like the annual Independence Day Parade, Fall Festival, Chocolate Lovers Festival and others, possible. In addition to these events, they are also responsible for maintaining the City’s 31 parks and four rental facilities, as well as coordinating recreational activities for children, adults and seniors. More

Great Venues in City of Fairfax

The City of Fairfax boasts four unique venues to suite a wide variety of events. From children’s birthday parties, to office holiday parties, to formal wedding receptions, we have a space that will work for you. Browse availability here (click on “View Facilities”), call (703) 385-7858, or email for more information. More

City of Fairfax Commission on the Arts

The City of Fairfax has a thriving Arts community, supported and promoted in part by the Commission on the Arts. The Commission supports the Arts by awarding grants to qualifying groups and ensembles, presenting a free performance series in Old Town Hall, Fairfax, and providing general promotional support for local Arts groups. More

Historic Fairfax City, Inc.

Historic Fairfax City Inc. (HFCI) is dedicated to promoting the appreciation and preservation of the history and artifacts of the City of Fairfax as an experience central to the lives of the community.

HFCI, a 501© 3 non-profit, was created by the Fairfax City Council in 1982 to help manage and preserve historic properties within the City of Fairfax and to increase the public’s awareness and appreciation for those properties and for the City’s rich history. More

Fairfax Spotlight on the Arts

Fairfax Spotlight on the Arts, featuring more than 40 Fairfax-area events showcasing local performance and visual artists, announces its schedule for the 30th annual festival.

30th Annual Fairfax Spotlight on the Arts Festival starts on April 17th with a glittering evening at Old Town Hall celebrating three decades of arts in the City of Fairfax. More

2015 World Police & Fire Games – Fairfax,VA


Attend the World Police & Fire Games Opening Ceremony at RFK Stadium on June 26th for FREE, sign up for free tickets below.

Opening Ceremony Tickets

City of Fairfax Event Information

Sunday, June 28,  7am-3pm,  Cycling Criterium

Multiple Races
Spectator Sport
300 Cyclists, + Support Crew & Spectators

Saturday, July 4, 12pm-5pm, Fireman’s Muster
University Drive – Fire Station 3

130 Participants (approx 20 Teams)
Two Events
Old Fashion Hose Cart Pull
Bucket Brigade Event


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Summer Nights in the City

Old Town Plaza

Join us for Summer Nights in the City on Thursdays and Fridays!

Old Town Plaza Series
Old Town Plaza (Next to the Wine House) Fridays at 7pm
June 5 – Alte Kamerden Octet
June 12 – Legacy Brass
June 19 – Fairfax Saxophone Quartet
June 26 – Main Street Trombone Quartet
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