Annual Festival

39th Annual Festival Dates: Sept. 10 11, 2016

Festival Grounds ~ 6060 Burke Centre Parkway
Sat: 9:30 AM-5 PM & Sun: 11 AM-5 PM (Wine Garden Hrs: TBA)

 Welcome to Burke Centre's signature event, which celebrates the spirit of this beautiful, award-winning community. FREE ADMISSION!

 Please click here to meet our wonderful sponsors!

Dr. David Hughes, Orthodontics 
(face painting)

Fairfax Connector Buses (shuttles)


Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill (wine garden)

Burke Community Church

Burke & Herbert Bank (stage)

Burke Racquet & Swim Club (rock wall)

Focus Family Martial Arts (balloon animals; volunteer prize)

Kitchen Saver

Revive Massage (chair massages)

W Salon (hair painting)

Ameritech Construction
Apple Federal Credit Union
Bath Fitter

Learning Rx - Fairfax
Nu Look Home Design
Palmercare Chiropractic
Shield Dental Care
Smiles by Mia

Burke Nursery & Garden Center
Great Harvest Bread Co.
2015 FEATURES: (Note: Hours may vary for some activities.)

  • Amusement Rides (Ticket booths close @ 4:30 PM)
  • Arts & Crafts Show
  • ATMs on site
  • Balloon Animals (free)
  • Blood Drive (Sat only - 9:30-3:30 @Knollwood)
  • Chair Massage (free)
  • Children's Activity Booths (many free)
  • Drawings for Gift Cards & Prizes
  • Face Painting (free) Hours: 11-5 both days
  • Fairfax County Police Displays 
  • Festival Foods
  • Fire/Rescue Transport Displays (unless on call)
  • Hair Painting (free)
  • Karaoke (w/prizes) - sign up at Main Stage
  • Live Entertainment (dancers, bands, singers, etc.)
  • Misting Tent
  • Nursing Moms Privacy Tent
  • Office of Emergency Mgmt
  • PETS - we love them, but can no longer permit them on the grounds during Festival hours. Thank you for your cooperation!
  • Pony Rides: 11-5, both days
  • Puppet Shows - Showtimes: TBA
  • Scout Activities & Displays
  • Shuttle Buses along BC Pkwy - Shuttle Hours: SAT: 9-5:30 | SUN: 9:30-5:30
  • SONY PICTURES BOOTH - Hours: 11 AM-2 PM - Both Days (free giveaways for the new movie, HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 2)
  • Special character appearances from Olaf, Minions, Ninja Turtles & Spongebob - 12-4, Both Days
  • Wine Garden, 5-10 PM, Sat. only
  • Wildlife Show (free/interactive) Sat: 11-4 | Sun: 12-5 PM


(Forms are in PDF fillable format.)

2016 Artist/ Crafter App-TBP

2016 Food Vendor App TBP

Community Outreach App - TBP

Festival Sponsorship Registration

Festival Teen CouncilFull for 2015- Wait list for next yr

Volunteer Sign Up

 Festival Shuttle Buses 
 Festival Entertainment Around the Grounds 
 Festival Entertainment at the Main Stage 
 Blood Drive (Saturday Only) 
 Festival Sponsors 2015 
 Festival Wine Garden 
 Teen Council 

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