Fall 2014 Volunteer Clean Up Day

Fall Clean-up day 2014

Saturday, November 15 from 9 am – Noon. A great group or family project, enjoy working outdoors in a beautiful park setting by helping paint fences (weather permitting) and clean up the grounds, gardens and trails. A great way to earn service hours for school or scout requirements. Call 703-437-9101 to sign up or for . . . → Read More: Fall 2014 Volunteer Clean Up Day

4th Grade Science Outreach: See Plants WIN!

See Plants Win

Let Frying Pan Farm Park bring the Field Trip to you! Our See Plants WIN outreach program is a fantastic way to bring 4th Grade science to life. Our excellent interpreters visit your site and deliver a 60 minute program to your class.


The Thanksgiving Story

Thanksgiving Story 2014

Friday, November 28 at 11:00 AM: Bring your family and holiday guests to this lively and interactive 40 minute retelling of the Thanksgiving Story by Gleemania’s Sue Cournoyer. Come early or stay late and see the farm animals, take a wagon ride, or shop at the Country Store. $5/person




Children’s Holiday Shopping at the Floris School House


Volunteers help children shop for everybody on their holiday list. The Country Store stocks many unique items in all price ranges. Free wrapping assures surprises for family and friends. Adults wait at the schoolhouse. Monday is for ages 8+ with self-shopping and wrapping (no volunteer helpers). No reservations required. Meet a the Old Floris Schoolhouse. . . . → Read More: Children’s Holiday Shopping at the Floris School House

Holiday Programs & Events

Winter Programs Flyer

Celebrate the Holidays with these upcoming events at Frying Pan Farm Park. Cocoa Wagon Rides (Ages 3+), Christmas at the Farm (Ages 2+), Children’s Holiday Shopping at the Floris Schoolhouse, and The Magic Toy Puppet Show.

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