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Algonkian Park
5400 Ox Road
Fairfax Station, VA 22039
(703) 352-5900
www.nvrpa.org/parks/algonkian

Capacity:
Seated/Reception - 25 to 200 guests

Located on the scenic Potomac shore, Algonkian Regional Park is the perfect place for your celebration.
Athenaeum
201 Prince Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
The Jacksons
(703) 660-6678
www.nvfaa.org/rental

Capacity:
Reception - 150
Seated - 80
Garden Party - 35

This large hall within the Greek revival architecture is the perfect blank slate to create your event.
   
Barnes at Wolf Trap
1635 Trap Road
Vienna, VA 22182
(703) 938-8463
www.wolftrap.org

Capacity:
Reception - 350 using both barns
Seated - 220 using both barns

This rustic venue is made up of a German barn and English barn both dating to the 1700's. Complete with a stage, let the party begin!

Briar Patch Bed & Breakfast
23130 Briar Patch Lane
Middleburg, VA 20177
(703) 327-5911
www.briarpatchbandb.com

Capacity:
Seated/Reception - Up to 200
Accommodations - 9 guest rooms including 1 cottage and 3 suites

Have the ceremony on the hill, cocktails on the patio, and dinner in the beautiful dining room and your event is complete.

   
Burke Firehouse
9501 Old Burke Lake Road
Centreville, VA 22009
(703) 978-9200
www.bvfrd.org/

Capacity:
Seated/Reception - 250

This budget friendly venue includes tables and chairs for your event.
Cable's Mill
5235 Walney Road
Centreville, VA 22021
(703) 324-7329
www.fairfax.va.us/parks/hprs/cabells.htm

Capacity:
Reception - 125
Seated - 85, 150 with tent

This lovely stone house built in the 1870's is the perfect setting for your event. Enjoy the lazy steam bubbling as you have cocktails on the patio and dinner by the large stone fireplace upstairs.
   
Campagna Center
418 S. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 549-0111
www.campagnacenter.org

Capacity:
Reception or Seated - 10 to 175

Originally built as a school this building features fourteen foot high ceilings, hardwood floors, and lovely chandeliers.
Carlyle House
121 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 549-2997
www.carlylehouse.org

Capacity:
Reception - 100 on the terrace
Seated - 80 on the terrace

The charming gazebo, lovely gardens and eighteenth century style summer house create a charming view from the Magnolia Terrace.
   
Clark House
6332 Barcroft Mews Drive
Falls Church, VA 22044
(703) 750-2404
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hprs/
clarkhouse.htm


Capacity:
Reception - 65
Seated - 50

This beautiful yellow Victorian home was the crown of more than 200 acres of farm land. The front porch and side veranda make this space especially festive.
Collingwood on the Potomac
8301 East Boulevard Drive
Alexandria, VA 22308
(703) 765-1652
www.collingwoodlibrary.com/venue.php

Capacity:
Reception - 100
Seated - 60, 150 in garden
* special arrangements can be made to host larger parties.

Picture this...your ceremony on the edge of the Potomac River as sailboats slowly pass by. Cocktails on the upper patio, followed by dinner and dancing in the dining room.
   
Dranesville Tavern
11919 Leesburg Pike
Herndon, VA 22070
(703) 324-7329
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hprs/
dranesville.htm


Capacity:
Reception - 99
Seated - 99, 150 with tent

This 1825 original public house offers you historic atmosphere and charm that will lend itself to your event.

Fairfax Old Town Hall
3999 University Drive
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 385-7858
www.fairfaxva.gov/museumvc/
historicbuildingssites.asp


Capacity:
Reception - 175
Seated - 150

This building has served as the center of Fairfax City social life for over one-hundred years. The main space is a lovely light-filled room with high ceilings and large windows. When the garden is in bloom it is the perfect place for cocktails.

   
Fairfax Station Railroad Museum
11200 Fairfax Station Road
Fairfax Station, VA 22039
(703) 425-9225
www.fairfax-station.org/rental.html

Capacity:
Reception or Seated - 50

After being burned down during the civil war, Union troops rebuilt this structure for all to enjoy. Wooden floors, ceilings, and walls lend to terrific acoustics in the main space.

George Washington Masonic Temple
101 Callahan Drive
Alexandria, VA 22301
(703) 683-2007
www.gwmemorial.org/facility.php

Capacity:
Grand Masonic Hall:
Reception- 250
Seated - 190
Theater Style - 200

The George Washington Masonic Memorial provides a unique setting for public and private functions

   
Great Falls Grange
9818 Georgetown Pike
Great Falls, VA 22066
(703) 938-8835
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hprs/
greatfalls.htm


Capacity:
Reception - 200 in grange, 49 in schoolhouse
Seated - 120 in grange, 49 in schoolhouse
Picnic - 200

Built in 1929 this two-story red brick building houses the main hall with vaulted wood ceilings, hardwood floors, and a stage. The park setting allows space for a picnic or softball game.
Gunston Hall
10709 Gunston Road
Mason Neck, VA 22079
(703) 550-9920
www.gunstonhall.org

Capacity:
Reception - 225 in the Ann Mason room and courtyard, 100 in the Regent's Garden
Seated - 150 in the Anna Mason room and courtyard
Ceremony - 150 in the Regent's Garden
Meadow Party - 1,000

Formally George Mason's estate, this venue offers lovely gardens, ample dining space, and an inner courtyard perfect for warm evenings.
   

The Hendry House
2411 24th Street
N. Arlington, VA 22207 
(703) 243-7329
www.fortcfsmith.com/

Capacity:
Reception - 85 in house, up to 150 with tent on lawn
Seated - 65, up to 150 with tent on lawn

Located in the beautiful Fort C.F. Smith Park this 20th century mansion offers many ideal locations for indoor and outdoor events.

Hollin Hall
1909 Windmill Lane
Alexandria, VA 22307
(703) 765-5950
www.hollinhallweddings.com

Capacity:
Reception - 125 in house, 200 in meetinghouse or walled garden
Seated - 90 in house, 200 in meetinghouse

This versatile space allows you to celebrate using the gardens, the meeting house, the wisteria-arbored terrace, or charming Georgian manor house.

   

Hunter House
9601 Courthouse Road
Vienna, VA 22181
(703) 938-8835
www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hprs/hunterhouse.htm

Capacity:
Reception - 75 inside, 200 with canopy on back lawn
Seated - 50 inside, 200 with canopy on back lawn
Garden Party - 200

Hunter House lies within 84-acres of Nottoway Park. You can opt for inside dining or outside tented dining.

Lee Fendall House
614 Oronoco Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 548-1789
www.leefendallhouse.org

Capacity:
Reception - 60 inside, 150 in garden
Seated - 150 in garden

From an intimate dinner in the antique filled dining room to a garden wedding among the blooming roses, azaleas, and ancient ginkgo trees this venue has it all.
   

Llyod House
220 N. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 746-4554
http://oha.alexandriava.gov/oha-main/oha-lh-rentals.html

Capacity:
North Parlor Room:
Reception - 90
Seated - 50
Garden & North Parlor Room:
Seated - 100

This eighteenth-century Georgian mansion is an ideal setting whether your using the formal parlor or lovely brick and plant filled patio. Don't forget to make a wish in the brick wishing well set back in the garden.

The Lyceum
201 South Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 838-4994
http://oha.alexandriava.gov/lyceum/

Capacity:
Reception - 140
Seated - 90

This 1840's brick and stucco building with Doric temple design is one of old town's more impressive buildings. From a formal dinner to a casual cocktail reception, this is a versatile site.
   
Mount Vernon Yacht Club
4817 Tarpon Lane
Alexandria, VA 22309
(703) 780-8850
www.mountvernonyachtclub.com/facilities.asp

Capacity:
Reception - 130
Seated - 90

Situated on Dogue Creek, a Potomac River tributary, the three-story clubhouse offers wonderful views and room for dancing.

Thomas Birkby House
109 Loudoun Street Southwest
Leesburg, VA 20175
(703) 777-2700
www.birkbyhouse.com/

Capacity:
Reception - 500 using two tents
Seated - 180 using a tent

Once the residents of a coach maker, this venue offers the use of the lovely antique filled home and the brick patio with the original carriage house and stunning formal gardens.

   
Stone Mansion
3900 Stoneybrook Drive
Alexandria, VA 22306
(703) 938-8835
fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/hrps/stonemansion.htm

Capacity:
Reception - 75
Seated - 50
Lawn Party - 150 with canopy

The house was built in 1777 and now is surrounded by a 14-acre park. Perfect for an intimate gathering inside or a larger event on the lawn with a tent.
Torpedo Factory
105 North Union Street
Fairfax, VA 22314
(703) 838-4565
www.torpedofactory.org/rent/renting.htm

Capacity:
Reception - 770 on main floor
Seated- 220 on main floor

Built in 1918, this three-story building retains its factory identity. Exposed pipes and industrial style lighting makes this space unique.
   
Top of the Town
1400 14th Street North
Arlington, VA 22209
(703) 938-8835
www.topofthetown.net/

Capacity:
Reception or Seated - 180

Some say "it's the best view of downtown Washington" and they wouldn't be wrong! This venue has everything; the view, chandeliers, dance floor, and an outdoor patio.
Wilson Farr House
10172 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 591-5059
community.associawebsites.com/
sites/FarrcroftHOA/Pages/FarrHouse.aspx


Capacity:
Reception - 95 on the first floor
Seated - 60 on the first floor
Additional space if tent is added on the lawn.

Built in 1915 this lovely home has many charming and intimate spaces to make your event special.
   

Women in Military Service Memorial
Arlington National Cemetery
(703) 892-2606
Arlington, VA 22211
www.womensmemorial.org/Events/events.html/

Capacity:
Receptions - 1,000
Seated - 500

This historic memorial with a panoramic view of Washington, DC offers a unique venue to hold your event.

Woodland Plantation
9000 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, Virginia 22309
(703) 780-4000
woodlawn1805.org/

Capacity:
Reception - 100
Seated - 50
Garden Party- 100

This lovely 1800's mansion is steeped in history. Make sure you take advantage of the house as well as the many gardens and the charming gurgling fountain.


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