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  • Bridge Closure Notice at White’s Mill Trail

    Bridge Closure Notice at White’s Mill Trail-Movern Lane trail head. Due to erosion damage this bridge is closed until further notice. Please use alternate routes. For additional information, call 540-422-8550 or email

    02/29/2020 9:50 AM

  • FCPR has partnered with the SPCA

    About a month ago 70+ animals were seized by Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office in Broad Run and were turned over to SPCA. FCPR has partnered with the SPCA by offering four of our sites to be donation drop-off locations for animal supplies. 🐕🐾🐈 Animal supplies may be dropped off at Monroe Park and

    02/19/2020 5:18 PM

  • Spring-Summer Good Times is on the way to your mailbox!

    Fauquier County residents...the Spring-Summer Good Times is on the way to your mailbox! Be on the lookout for your copy in the coming days. It is also available on now our website.

    02/03/2020 6:35 PM

  • The Astronomy viewing scheduled for this evening

    from 7pm - 11pm at Crockett Park is cancelled due to overcast conditions.

    01/25/2020 1:21 PM

  • Explore the Possibilities in February

    with Parents' Night Out and find out more about Spring & Summer Day Camps in FCPR's e-newsletter. Did you receive yours today?

    01/24/2020 12:35 PM

  • The ice skating rink will be closed today (Saturday) due to potential inclement weather.

    01/18/2020 8:40 AM

  • Due to the snow fall, here are some considerations to use on FCPR's trails:

    - Surfaces may be slippery, use caution - Notify someone when and where you are going - Bring a cell phone - Dress appropriately (in layers) and use proper footwear - Top layer of clothes should be a bright for easy visibil

    01/08/2020 7:43 AM

  • Wishing everyone peace, goodwill, and happiness during this holiday season!

    12/23/2019 4:00 PM

  • PBGAC Newsletters

    The Pedestrian, Bicycle, and Greenway Advisory Committee monthly newsletters are now available on the website. The newsletters are located on the Greenways and Trails page. December is now available!

    12/22/2019 3:12 PM

  • Gingerbread House Creations

    This past Sunday over 30 people were up to their elbows in icing and sweet candies as Gingerbread House masterpieces were constructed at the Vint Hill Community Center. Thank you to everyone who came out and Happy Holidays!!

    12/16/2019 5:43 PM

  • Need a gift idea?

    The 2020 Riverside Weekday Permit Application is available for purchase with 3 different options offered: 12-month permit (January 1-December 31) for $75, 6-month permit (January 1-June 30 or July 1-December 31) for $50, 1-month permit for $15. 3 community center sites. Permits may

    12/14/2019 7:25 AM

  • The Holiday Sing Along Concert was a hit!

    Peter McCory returned to the Marshall Community Center this past week for another Holiday Sing Along concert. The children and the adults danced and sang to the holiday classics such as Rudolph the Re

    12/14/2019 7:24 AM

  • Ice Skating Rink will be closed Saturday

    Due to the forecasted weather for Saturday, December 14th, the ice skating rink will be closed. Make plans to come out on Sunday!

    12/13/2019 12:07 PM

  • Parents' Night was full of FUN!

    This past Saturday, Marshall Community Center hosted 10 kids at the Parents' Night Out. This program gives parents the opportunity to drop their children off for a small fee, so they can enjoy a night kid free. Kids enjoyed a bounce house, games, arts and crafts, movies, and a snack. The next Parent

    11/11/2019 7:25 PM

  • The Winter 2020 Good Times is on its way to your mailbox!

    Good Times is now being mailed directly to all Fauquier County residents! Be on the lookout for the Winter issue in the coming days. A digital copy of Good Times will continue to be available on our website . More information about programs and events is also available on Activenet and Facebook.

    11/08/2019 6:50 AM

  • Ice Skating Instructor job opening

    Ice skating instructor job opening at the Northern Fauquier Community Park! Apply online / select Parks & Recreation Instructor:

    11/06/2019 6:29 PM

  • Halloween Hunt and Goosebumps 2

    Nearly 200 people experienced hunting eggs by flashlight in the spooky darkness at the Halloween Hunt this past Saturday. After the hunt, the movie Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween, was enjoyed by many at Vint Hill Theater on the Green.

    10/31/2019 7:09 AM

  • Howl-O-Ween Paw-ty

    Kids and four legged friends enjoyed running around Northern Fauquier Community Park in their Halloween costumes Saturday.

    10/21/2019 8:19 PM

  • Children's Festival - Another successful year!!

    Pony rides, gold panning, pumpkin art, a musical petting zoo, face painting, balloon and caricature artists were some of the fun activities featured at the ANNUAL CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL held at C.M. Crockett Park this past Saturday.

    10/15/2019 4:31 PM

  • Scholarship Application Now Available Online!

    Applying for a program scholarship has just become easier and more convenient!

    10/03/2019 3:17 PM