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Fun Fall Activities & Events In and Around Fairfax, VA!
Merrifield Fall Festival at the Mosaic District is Saturday, October 18 from 11am to 6pm. The Greater Merrifield Business Association presents the 10th Annual Merrifield Fall Festival. This year the festival will feature: food vendors, a pumpkin patch, a beer garden, musical entertainment, craft vendors, local artists, children’s activities, rides and more.
Autumn Colonial Market Fair at Claude Moore Colonial Farm is October 18-19 from 11am to 4:30pm. Enjoy entertainment, goods, food & fun of the 18th century! Market Fair Admission Fee: $7.00 for adults $3.00 for children and senior citizens. Location: 6310 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22101.
Fall Harvest at Great Country Farms! Visit now thru November 4 to enjoy their fall activities and special events. They are located at 18780 Foggy Bottom Road, Bluemont, VA 20135. Click here for their schedule of events.
Farm Harvest Days and Fall Carnival at Frying Pan Farm Park!
What better place is there to celebrate Fall than on the farm? Come to Frying Pan Farm Park for Fall Carnival Fun (Oct 16-19th) and our FREE family weekend event: Farm Harvest Days (Oct 18 & 19th) where you can watch the cider press in act...ion, milk a goat or a cow, shell corn, peel apples, meet the farm animals and see traditional farm demonstrations. Admission and Parking is FREE! Ride tickets for the Carnival (Oct 16-19th) sold separately.
Cox Farms Fall Festival is open daily thru November 4 from 10am to 6pm. They are located at 15621 Braddock Road, Centreville, VA 20120.
Temple Hall Corn Maize and Fall Festival, featuring a variety of exciting and interactive activities for the entire family and a 24-acre corn maize. They are located at 15855 Limestone School Road, Leesburg, VA 20176. Daytime hours are Friday and Saturday 10am to 6pm and Sunday 10am to 5pm. Night time hours are Friday and Saturday 6pm to 10pm (last ticket sold at 9pm).
HOWL-O-WEEN at Lake Anne! Lake Anne Plaza has gone to the dogs, cats, and other furry critters. Come down to Lake Anne Plaza dressed in Halloween flair (adults + pets) for a Howling good time! Dogs, cats, and all types of animal-friendly furry friends are welcome to participate and join in on the fun.
This event will be held Friday, October 31 from 6pm to 8pm, rain or shine, at Lake Anne Plaza - 1609 Washington Plaza, Reston, VA 20190. Free!
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