Ticket and Height Requirements for Fall Carnival Fun

Dragon Wagon


OCT 16 – 19, 2014

AMUSEMENT RIDE HEIGHT REQ. # OF TICKETS WIPEOUT 42″ with Adult: 48″ Alone 5 ELI FERRIS WHEEL 36″ with an Adult; 48″ alone 4 HURRICANE 52″ 4 APPLE – SPIN RIDE 36″ with an Adult; 42″ alone 3 CAROUSEL 36″ (Unless . . . → Read More: Ticket and Height Requirements for Fall Carnival Fun

Pre-Turkey Quarter Horse Show

Pre-Turkey 2014 Flyer

The 2014 Pre-Turkey Quarter Horse Show is November 21st and November 22, 23, 2014 (Spilt/Combined Show). All interested Equestrians should visit http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/fryingpanpark/equest.htm to get more information and register.


Blacksmith Team wins Project of the Year!

Congratulations to the Frying Pan Farm Park Blacksmith Project for winning Project of the Year at the FCPA 2014 Trailblazer Awards! The Moffet Blacksmith Shop at Frying Pan Farm Park holds the largest single collection of historic artifacts Fairfax County Park Authority has responsibility for. Over 800 objects are housed in the small structure. The . . . → Read More: Blacksmith Team wins Project of the Year!

$5 OFF Coupon for Fall Carnival Fun

Fall Coupon

Click to download and print this coupon and get $5 OFF an unlimited ride pass for Thursday Oct 16th (6-10pm) or Sunday Oct 19th (12-4pm). Coupon valid for one purchased pass. Customers may print and use multiple coupons to purchase multiple passes. Please note that this coupon must be printed and presented in order to . . . → Read More: $5 OFF Coupon for Fall Carnival Fun

Bluegrass Barn Concert Series


From October 2014 – April 2015, join us Sunday evenings Bluegrass Barn Concert series at the Frying Pan Farm Park Visitor’s Center. Concerts are held indoors in the Visitor Center. Doors open at 6 p.m. | Show time 7 p.m. Cost: $15 in advance, $18 at the door, $105 season pass. Support the Bluegrass Barn . . . → Read More: Bluegrass Barn Concert Series

Halloween Wagon Rides


On October 4th & 5th, our Halloween Wagon rides feature a narrated wagon ride along a trail filled with family-oriented thrills,chills,and adventures. Many fright sites will leave you with goose bumps or giggles! You will complete your journey with s’mores and hot apple cider. Bring flashlights, blankets and dress for the weather. Children must be . . . → Read More: Halloween Wagon Rides


Boostravaganza 14

Thursday October 23rd: Children ages 3-8 come to the Indoor Arena Barn dressed in your favorite costume anytime between 6:00pm and 8:00pm. Enjoy fun, games, and a wagon ride. Finish the evening with treats and a small pumpkin. Reservations required. Space is limited!




Farm Harvest Days & Fall Carnival Fun!

FHD 2014 Flyer

Fall is a busy time on the farm! On October 18-19th, watch the cider press in action, milk a cow or a goat, shell corn, peel apples, meet the farm animals, and see traditional farm demonstrations. Add a wagon ride ($3) or a visit to the Fall Carnival (October 16-19th: see flyer for pricing . . . → Read More: Farm Harvest Days & Fall Carnival Fun!

Front Entrance Paving Done!


Thank you visitors for your support and flexibility during this disruptive period. The paving project finished ahead of schedule and the front entrance should be back to normal traffic patterns.

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