at South Run RECenter
4:00pm - 8:30pm
Learn more about your community’s natural and cultural resources and parks! Representatives from Fairfax County Park Authority nature centers, historic sites and community groups will exhibit hands-on fun for the whole family.
Get up close and personal with resident reptiles, watch a portable mill in action, take a naturalist-led hike through the stream valley, visit with costumed period interpreters, learn about the region’s Native American heritage and more! Buy a ticket for a tractor-drawn wagon ride through South Run District Park to learn who used the land before it became a recreational park.
Participating parks and groups include:
- Colvin Run Mill
- Friends of Fairfax Archaeology
- Frying Pan Farm Park
- Hidden Pond Nature Center
- Huntley Meadows Park
- Riverbend Park
- Sully Historic Site