• Old Town Hall at night

    Old Town Hall

    This stately Colonial Revival building in the heart of Old Town Fairfax City hosts lots of community and private events.

  • Fairfax City Hall

    City Hall

    Our community starts here! Stop by to conduct business, sit in on a City Council meeting or join a board or commission.

  • The dancer sculpture in front of the Sherwood Center

    Stacy C. Sherwood Center

    Want a great family or date night? It’s all here (from free movies to concerts) at our gorgeous community center.

  • Summer sunflowers in a field at sunset at Van Dyck Park

    Van Dyck Park

    More than 90 percent of city residents live within a half-mile of a gorgeous park! The crown jewel: Van Dyck Park's 20 acres.

In the Spotlight

  • Police Chief Pardiny to Retire

    Attend a reception in his honor set for 6-8 pm 11/16 in Old Town Hall

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  • Holiday Schedule for Refuse, Recycling, Yard Waste Collection

    The city doesn't collect refuse on holidays: How will that affect your collection?

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  • Get Your Composting On in Fairfax City!

    Composting Center Open 24 Hours on City Hall Grounds

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  • I Want the Wide America Earth: An Asian American Pacific Story

    The Smithsonian traveling exhibit will be at the Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center through December 30

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  • Fairfax Water Tank Replacement at GMU

    Get the latest news on the project

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