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Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, also called the Udvar-Hazy Center, is the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM)’s annex at Washington Dulles International Airport in the Chantilly area of Fairfax County, Virginia. It holds numerous exhibits, including the Space Shuttle Discovery, the Enola Gay, and the Boeing 367-80, the main prototype for the popular Boeing 707 airliner. https://airandspace.si.edu/visit/udvar-hazy-center

Frying Pan Farm Park
Frying Pan Farm, one of the most popular parks in Fairfax County, preserves and interprets early 20th century farm life. Entry to the farm is free except for special events. The best way to explore Frying Pan is to park and start walking. The Visitor Center and rentable Picnic Shelter are located at one of the park’s two entrances on West Ox Road. Visitor Center rooms can be rented, and there are restrooms and an exhibit on dairy farming inside. At the farm entrance there are equestrian facilities, a preschool, a 1920s-era carousel, the park’s Country Store, barns, a rentable picnic area, a farm house, and farm animals. Daily wagon rides, weather permitting, start in this area. There is a natural surface road that connects this area to the Visitor Center. The north side of the park, beyond the equestrian areas, has wooded hiking trails near a creek named Frying Pan Branch. During the park’s open hours, feel free to wander into the store, along the paths, and through the barns. There is cow milking every afternoon at 4 p.m. You will see horses, pigs, chickens, goats, turkeys, ducks, peacocks, and other animals common to farms of the early 1900s. You can learn about animal births on the park’s web page. The park also has historic buildings, and Frying Pan hosts a four-day 4-H Fair and Carnival in late summer as well as other seasonal festivals. https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/frying-pan-park

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park
Ellanor C. Lawrence Park is a 650-acre park in western Fairfax County with a history that spans 8,000 years. The park’s habitats include forests, streams, meadows, and a pond. Inside the Walney Visitor Center you will learn about the natural and cultural history of the park, see live reptiles and amphibians, and enjoy children’s hands-on activities. Outside the Visitor Center, explore pollinator gardens, a historic kitchen garden, and historic structures. https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/eclawrence/

Sully Historic Site
The Sully Historic Site in Chantilly, Virginia, stands as a testament to early American history, encapsulating the complexity of life in the 18th century. This stately home, built in 1794 by Richard Bland Lee, Northern Virginia’s first Representative to Congress, serves as a prominent example of Federal architecture. Set amidst lush, meticulously maintained grounds, it offers a vivid window into the past, presenting visitors with an immersive experience through guided tours, educational programs, and hands-on activities. Sully Historic Site not only preserves the legacy of the Lee family but also provides insights into the lives of enslaved African Americans who worked on the plantation, offering a comprehensive view of American social history. https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/sully

Launch Trampoline Park
Launch provides a unique variety of attractions desirable for all ages. It is the ideal place for kids, teens and adults alike to participate in active entertainment while also providing a place for families to spend time together. We are here for the families and believe in providing state-of-the-art attractions for everyone to enjoy. You are sure to set new limits, challenge yourself, battle with friends, celebrate together, and create memorable experiences. https://launchtrampolinepark.com/herndon/

Dave & Busters
Dave & Buster’s is a vibrant chain of entertainment complexes that combines a high-energy atmosphere with a unique blend of dining and entertainment options for adults. Each location features a full-service restaurant and a vast arcade area, housing an extensive selection of video games and interactive experiences. From classic arcade games to the latest virtual reality experiences, Dave & Buster’s offers a diverse array of games that cater to all tastes. The venues often host live sports viewings, making them popular spots for group outings, celebrations, and casual social gatherings. https://www.daveandbusters.com/us/en/about/locations/fairfax

Wineries & Breweries
Fairfax and Loudoun Counties in Virginia are celebrated for their diverse and vibrant brewing and winemaking scenes, offering an array of experiences for enthusiasts. Fairfax County boasts innovative breweries that experiment with a variety of styles, from traditional ales to experimental sours, often using local ingredients. The county’s breweries often feature cozy taprooms and vibrant event schedules. Loudoun County, dubbed “DC’s Wine Country,” is renowned for its picturesque wineries set against the backdrop of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Its wineries are known for producing high-quality wines, including Viognier and Cabernet Franc, with tasting rooms offering stunning views. Together, these counties provide a rich tapestry of flavors and experiences, making them a must-visit destination for anyone interested in craft beverages.

Fairfax County Wineries and Breweries https://www.fxva.com/explore/wineries-breweries/
Loudoun Breweries: https://www.loudounbeer.org/breweries
Loudoun Wineries: https://www.visitloudoun.org/food-and-drink/wine-country/

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