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Northern Fauquier Community Park

The park consists of 88 beautifully landscaped acres with 8 ball fields, 3 playgrounds, a paved walking trail, indoor restrooms, concession stands, and a children's fishing lake. Eight picnic shelters, an amphitheatre, and a meeting room are available for rent. Shelters are available for reservation. To reserve space at one of these beautiful facilities, or to request more information, call the Park at 540-422-8570.

Bikers on the Northern Fauquier Community Park Trail Northern Fauquier Community Park trail bridge

Bikers and walkers enjoy the 1.75 looping trail at the Northern Fauquier Community Park

Northern Fauquier Community Park

The County and Community acknowledges and is overwhelmed by the 14 million dollar donation, made by the Paul Mellon estate.

Welcome to Northern Fauquier Community Park!
4155 Monroe Parkway, Marshall, VA 20115, (540) 422-8570

The Fauquier County Parks & Recreation Department invites you and your family to enjoy all of the park’s resources for hours of fun and leisure time. Open year-round, the park boasts 8 athletic fields including baseball, softball, soccer and football.  The park also features two concession stands, 8 picnic shelters, an amphitheater, three playgrounds, a two mile paved multi-use trail, 3 indoor restrooms, fishing lake, meeting room and plenty of beautifully landscaped open space. Recreational programs are available for your enjoyment.

Map of the Park's shelters and ballfields.

Regulations are posted as conditions will change. All county ordinances apply. Virginia State Fishing License is required.

The paved trail is 1.75 miles in length and is ideal for walking, biking, skating, and jogging.  Enjoy the colors, sounds and aromas of nature found along the water features, wooded areas, and landscaped beds.

Park Hours
The Northern Fauquier Community Park is open 365 days a year from dawn to dusk.
Office Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Park Rules
Rules are needed to preserve the park and the experiences of park patrons. Rules are posted at various locations throughout the park and must be observed. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. Call the park with any questions. Click here for park ordinance codes, then click on Chapter 16.

Ballfields may be used free on a first-come, first-served basis unless previously reserved through FCPRD or managing Sports leagues. For Soccer and Football field scheduling and rentals, please contact the Warrenton Fields Association by email at tim_sch1@msn.com. For softball field scheduling and rentals, please contact the Fauquier Freeze. For Baseball field scheduling and rentals, please contact the Northern Fauquier Community Park at 540-422-8570.

Facility Rates

Picnic and Shelters
Picnic shelters can be used free on first-come, first-served basis or reserved for a special day at the Park. There are a variety of shelter sizes to accommodate small gatherings or large events up to 250 people.  They serve as the perfect location for family get-togethers, office parties or corporate retreats. Call the park for details on how to reserve a shelter. You can click on the shelters identified on the map above to access availability screens. Shelters do not have water or electricity. Reservations are 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. until dusk.

The amphitheater seats approximately 300. The park plans to use the amphitheater for musical concerts, nature talks, performances, and other special events. The amphitheater may be rented and can be used for weddings and private festivals. Click on the Dell Amphitheater identified on the map above to access the availability screen.

Meeting Room Rental
A small meeting room is available for rental and includes use of a coffee maker, microwave, and refrigerator.  The space will accommodate up to 20 persons depending on the room set-up. You can click on the "Entry Building" identified on the map above to access availability screens. Please call the park office details on how to reserve the meeting room. Meeting room ranges from $18-51/hour.

The Northern Fauquier Community Park has many rewarding opportunities for you to give towards the goal of making the park the best it can be. Volunteers and Donations are gladly accepted for general or specific areas of the park. Call to find out how easy it is to help.

Directions to the Northern Fauquier Community Park:

From Warrenton area:
Take US-17 North/Winchester Rd
Take Right on Belvoir Rd / Co Rd 709
Take a Left on John Marshall Hwy / VA-55 W
Park is on Right.

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From DC area:
Take I-66 W
Take the US-17 S / US-17 exit
Turn Right onto US-17 BUS N / Winchester Rd
Right on John Marshall Hwy / VA-55 E
Follow John Marshall Hwy and Park is on Left.

From Winchester area:
Take I-81 S
Exit Left onto I-66 East towards Front Royal / Washington
Take Exit 27 toward VA-55 E / Marshall / VA-647
Turn Left on to Free State Rd
Turn Right on to John Marshall Hwy W Main St/ VA-55. Continue to follow John Marshall Hwy / VA-55.
Park will be on Left.

From Richmond area:
Take I-95 N toward Washington
Merge on to US-17 N via Exit 133 toward Warrenton
Turn Right onto James Madison Hwy / US-15 N / US-17 N / US-29 N. Continue to follow US-15 N / US-29 N
Merge on to US-17 Spur toward US-17 N/Warrenton US-29-BR
Turn Right on to James Madison Hwy/US-17 N.
Continue to follow US-17 N.
Take Right on Belvoir Rd / Co Rd 709
Take a Left on John Marshall Hwy / VA-55 W
Park is on Right.

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Date Last Modified: 05/11/2015


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