Let’s Celebrate!





Celebrations like ribbon cutting ceremonies are our way of publicly recognizing the accomplishments of local business owners in Fairfax City. These events not only mark significant milestones but also help forge strong bonds between our community and its entrepreneurs. Through social media posts and videos capturing these moments, we aim to shine a spotlight on City businesses, drawing attention from potential customers and showcasing the diverse and vibrant entrepreneurial spirit that defines Fairfax City.

To request a ribbon cutting or milestone celebration, please fill out the form below.

Have you received a business license and necessary permits from Fairfax City?
Which would you like to request?

Submitting a request does not guarantee that an event will be hosted. Each business must meet specific requirements to qualify for the free service, and scheduling is subject to availability. Ribbon cutting events are primarily scheduled on Thursdays and Fridays to coordinate with elected officials. Please be aware of this when planning your event.

The Commons Fooderie Opens in Fairfax City

February 27, 2024

Wander In Opens in Fairfax City

February 20, 2024

Songbird Cafe Opens in Fairfax City

February 8, 2024

Yoga Commons Opens in Fairfax City

February 8, 2024

Omni Wellness & Performance Opens in Fairfax City!

January 26, 2024

Virginia MBDA Opens in Fairfax City

January 12, 2024

Brooke's Bridal and Ball Opens a New Location in Fairfax City

January 12, 2024

George Mason University Center for Community Mental Health Opens in Fairfax City

November 15, 2023

Kaizen MMA Opens in Fairfax City

November 7, 2023

Cameron's Coffee & Chocolates Celebrates 10 Years!

October 5, 2023

Commonwealth Brewing Co. Opens in Fairfax City

October 4, 2023

Red Hot & Blue Opens New Doors

September 29, 2023





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