On Thursday, February 21, City of Fairfax government offices will open on time. Liberal leave is in effect for city employees.

To report weather-related issues, including road conditions or downed limbs in the public right-of-way, call Police Dispatch at 703-385-7924.


  • For information on Parks and Recreation classes and activities, click here:
  • For information about Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center hours, please call 703-385-8414.
  • For information about Historic Blenheim hour, call 703-591-0560.

In case of emergency, call 911.

Click here for more winter weather-related information

Classes and Programs

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The City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of programs and classes for all members of the community. Our classes are open to both city and non-city residents.


• Sherwood Family Movie Nights •
Fridays, 7:00pm

Looking for something free and fun for your family to do on a Friday night?!?  How about a family-friendly movie on the big screen for free!? Each movie is rated PG. An adult must accompany anyone under the age of 14.

  • Jan 18: Paddington 2
  • Feb 15:  A Wrinkle in Time
  • Mar 22:  Hotel Transylvania 2
  • Apr 19: Christopher Robin

“Britepaths”  Food Drive at
Sherwood Family Movie Nights

For more than 30 years, Britepaths, formerly known as Our Daily Bread, has been a dedicated leader in developing sustainable solutions that stabilize low-income working families, build resilience through financial literacy and mentoring, and provide seasonal supports.

Food can be dropped off at the Sherwood Center on the evenings of the Sherwood Family Movie Nights (see dates above) between 7pm–9pm.

Thank you in advance for your support!  


• Dancing Stars: •
Ballroom Dancing for Adults with Down Syndrome

 Dancing Stars