These links provide information for attractions and accommodations in sections of Fairfax County:
In 1771, the original gristmill at Mount Vernon was built at Dogue Run Farm. The Mount Vernon gristmill supplied Continental Europe, England, and the West Indies with high quality flour during the oversight of the plantation by George Washington. In 1791, the mill was automated after President George Washington reviewed and approved a patent application by Oliver Evans for a mechanical processing design submitted to the United States Patent Office. The “Evans Process”… Continue reading
The City of Manassas offers comprehensive municipal services. Listed here are a list of services and things-to-do in these communities.
City of Manassas Things To Do
The most organized youth sports opportunities are organized through Spotsylvania County Parks & Recreation including baseball, softball, basketball, cheerleading, flag football, football, spring and fall soccer. Other athletic organizations include: Paragon Gymnastics and Training Center (Fredericksburg), Spotsylvania County Little League, Spotsylvania County Lacrosse Club and Ron Rosner Family YMCA of Spotsylvania. Adult sports leagues at the Spotsylvania Branch of the Rappahannock Area YMCA are basketball, pickleball, racquetball, tennis, volleyball, wallyball. Youth sports include basketball, cheerleading, gymnastics, and tennis.
Other sports and recreation in Spotsylvania County are listed below:
Lake Ridge in Prince William County
Lake Ridge is in Eastern Prince William County near Interstate 95 Exit 160 (Lake Ridge) and 158 (Woodbridge-Manassas on Prince William County Parkway). It’s a bedroom community for commuters which offers special events and activities throughout the year hosted by Lake Ridge Parks and Recreation Association. Listed below are several places all within 5 miles from Lake Ridge allowing residents to enjoy downtime.