The Fairfax County Fair is actually two events held together over one weekend: The Fairfax 4-H Fair and the Frying Pan Park Farm Show. The Fairfax County Fair includes 4-H exhibits, horse shows, livestock and rabbit judging, dog and pet shows, kiddie rides, old-fashioned games, goat milking, a pie-eating contest, demonstrations, 4-H Fashion Show, crafters, and live entertainment.
The Frying Pan Park Farm Show offers great fun for the whole family including hayrides, cow milking, blacksmith and farrier demos, animal washing and grooming, and sheep shearing.
Dates and Times
August 3-4, 2013
Saturday, 9 a.m.- 9 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday and Friday, August 1-2, offer a sneak peak of the fair. A free concert will be held on Friday at 7:30-8:30 p.m. On Friday, Carnival games and rides are open 5-10 p.m.
Frying Pan Park
2709 West Ox Road
The park is located about 1.5 miles off of exit 10 on the Dulles Toll Road.
Admission is free, parking is $5
Official Website: www.4hfairfax.org