AMERICAN FLAG/DKrebs Via Flickr Creative CommonsMonday, Sept. 5 is Labor Day. Here is a look at some of the area closings for the holiday:

Most Fairfax County Parks are open. Frying Pan Park is open but the visitors center is closed.

Reston Community Centers at Hunters Woods and Lake Anne are closed.

Fairfax County Public Libraries are closed Sunday and Monday

Fairfax County courts are closed.

To see more county services, visit Fairfax County’s holiday schedule page.

Banks and the U.S. Post Office are closed.

Reston Association offices are closed.

Reston Association pools are on a holiday schedule (and it is the last day for all but Ridge Heights and North Shore Pools). See pool hours on RA’s website.


Lake Anne Jazz and Blues Festival 2015/Credit: Charlotte Geary, Modern Reston

It’s a holiday weekend. What will you do to celebrate the last bit of summer?

Here are some events happening in and near Reston. Whatever you choose, have a safe and fun holiday.

SaturdayLake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival. Enjoy live music at Lake Anne Plaza at this free, annual celebration from 1 to 9 p.m.

SaturdayParty in the Alley and Ride to Quantico Cemetery with Jimmy’s Old Town Tavern, 697 Spring St., Herndon. Enjoy live music, a pig roast and more running from 10 a.m. to the wee hours of Sunday morning.

MondayHerndon Labor Day Festival. This event features local wine and craft beer tastings, crafts, vendors and live entertainment. It’s 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Herndon Town Green, 77 Lynn St. Admission ranges from $5 to $20.

Photo: Lake Anne Jazz & Blues Festival 2015/Credit: Charlotte Geary for Modern Reston.


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