Fairfax City’s Office of Economic Development in partnership with Mason’s Office of Student Involvement and New Student Programs is excited to host the 2nd Annual Explore Fairfax City event.

As a component of Mason’s 2022 PreambleExplore Fairfax City invites off-campus freshman, sophomore, and transfer students an opportunity to get to know their hometown and experience all Old Town Fairfax City has to offer when not on campus.

Festivities begin at 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm on Saturday, August 20 with FREE GMU shuttle service to and from Old Town Square, 10415 North Street, Fairfax VA 22030. The event includes:

  • A live DJ
  • T-shirts for the first 250 students
  • Free dessert (while supplies last)
  • Lawn games
  • Photo booth

Pick up from GMU will be at the shuttle stop across from the Rappahannock Park Deck. To return to campus from Old Town Fairfax, pick up will be at the 4031 University Drive parking lot.

So come and grab a bite to eat at variety of restaurants, then join us at Old Town Square for a fun evening!





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