Due to Inclement Weather, the Camp Programs have changed their trips today to go to the movies.  Please see the following schedule: 


Providence and Daniels Run: Disney’s Monkey Kingdom: 12pm or Home: 12:15pm, University Mall Theater

Lanier:  Inside Out, 11:10am,  Regal Fairfax Town Center

Teen:  Tomorrowland, 1:25pm,  Fairfax Corner


Leisure Times - Summer 2015 FLIPBOOK



UPDATE - Great News

It is with great pleasure that we can tell you that City Council unanimously approved the resolution to accept the first ever Strategic Master Plan for Parks, Recreation, Trails, Open Space, Cultural Arts, and Events.  We could not have gotten to this point without our partners and the community support and engagement through the process.

To watch the acceptance click here.                     


Vision Statement


Mission Statement

The City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to developing and maintaining beautiful, safe and environmentally friendly open spaces for the public to use and enjoy.

Through affordable, comprehensive and amazing experiences, we build a sense of community, enrich peoples lives and contribute to total development of the individual, family, and the City of Fairfax.

We excel to meet the needs of our customers and residents and the needs of the City of Fairfax through activities, special events, cultural arts and parks that are representative of the best practices of our profession.

Satisfaction Guarantee

The City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation Department continuously strives to provide our customers with high-quality programs, activities, facilities and special events. We are confident you will be happy with our services and we guarantee your satisfaction. This guarantee is based on fulfilling our promise to you. If you are not satisfied, we would appreciate your comments, ideas or suggestions.


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