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Family Farm Programs

Animal Programs

Join us for any of 3 great farm-animal themed programs for you and your little ones – ages 2 and up! Learn about our animals with this special program for 2-3 or 3-5 year olds: Little Hands on the Farm. Your whole family can go behind the scenes to help the farmers at Frying Pan . . . → Read More: Family Farm Programs

Fall Festivities

Fall Themed Activities

Celebrate Fall on the Farm with upcoming events at Frying Pan Farm Park. Take a spooky Halloween Wagon ride through frightful sights in the park, enjoy a weekend of fun for all ages at Farm Harvest Days and Fall Carnival Fun, trick-or-treat with us at Boo-stravaganza, or hear a retelling of the true meaning of . . . → Read More: Fall Festivities

Enjoy Exploring?

Farm Animal Safari & Explorers

Get to know your favorite Farm Park through two exciting programs starting this Fall: Farm Explorers and Farm Animal Safari! Encounter the park up close with your child by exploring 4 different themes from Goats to Bugs or bring the entire family on safari through the entire park looking for animal clues.

By the Community, For the Community

1938 Winners of the Girls 4-H Club Contests .358

Since before World War II, community fairs were commonplace in Fairfax County. In the early 1900s Fairfax County was a thriving farming community known for producing more milk and dairy products than any other county in the commonwealth of Virginia.

Community fairs have existed in the county since as early as . . . → Read More: By the Community, For the Community

What’s Free at the Fair

What's Free at the Fair

Plan your trip to the Fairfax County 4-H Fair & Carnival with this great resource of fun & free activities from July 31st – August 3rd. From showcases like Big Truck Night, to competitions like the Tractor Pull or the 4-H Animal Shows, enjoy some good old fashioned fair fun at Frying Pan Farm Park.

. . . → Read More: What’s Free at the Fair

Enter the Fair

Enter the Fair

Many of our 4-H Fair Competitions are open to everyone! Enter your best… pie, home-grown tomato, floral arrangement, garden roses, scrapbook, watercolor, black & white photograph, and many more!

Click here to get the full catalog of Fair entry topics as well as the 4-H entry rules & regulations

A – Light Horse & . . . → Read More: Enter the Fair

Cole Rides Coupon

Friends Group Website Coupon

Please note that this coupon must be printed and presented in order to be valid upon purchase at event. Click on coupon to print

Summer Camp Registration

Camp Title Start Time(s) 3D Game Creation Camp (11-14 yrs) 7/28 9am M-F Adventure Links Ultimate Adventure (11-13 yrs) 8/4 8am M-F Adventure Links Ultimate Adventure (8-10 yrs) All Camps FULL Adventures on the Farm (6-10 yrs) 7/21 7/28 8/4 8/11 8/18 9am M-F All About Animals (3-6 yrs) 7/21 7/28 8/4 8/11 9am . . . → Read More: Summer Camp Registration

FREE Wednesday Morning Kids Concerts

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Wednesdays 10am at the Picnic Pavilion by the Visitors Center

7/2

Paul Hadfield ‘The Funny Guy’ (Juggling/ Comedy)

7/9

Mr. Gabe (Songs)

7/16

The Great Zucchini (Comedy/ Magic)

7/23

Blue Sky Puppet Theater (Puppets)

8/13

The GoodLife Theater (Puppets)

. . . → Read More: FREE Wednesday Morning Kids Concerts

FREE Thursday Evening Concerts

Hunter Mill Melodies Concert

Thursdays 7:30pm at Middleton Barn on Kidwell Farm

6/12 Monroe Crossing (Bluegrass) 6/19 John McCutcheon (Folk) 6/26 The United States Navy “Cruisers” (Pop/Rock) 7/3 David Bach Consort (Jazz) 7/10 Scythian (Irish/ Rock) 7/17 Cathy Ponton King (Blues/ Soul) 7/24 Gonzo’s Nose (Party Music) 7/31 Afro Bop Alliance (Big Band/ Jazz) ***Free performance . . . → Read More: FREE Thursday Evening Concerts