McLean Day 2024
Produced by the McLean Community Center
The festival is held at Lewinsville Park,
1659 Chain Bridge Rd. McLean, Va. 22101
The festival is held rain or shine.
Come Enjoy the Carnival Rides!
T.G.I.F. Carnival Rides
Friday, May 17, 2-10 p.m.
Come enjoy the carnival rides and games on Friday before the festival! Ride tickets sold onsite and online. Advance purchase available. To purchase tickets and more information, visit mcleancenter.org/special-events.
McLean Day Festival
Saturday, May 18, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Need fun? Come to McLean’s biggest annual festival! Great music, gourmet food trucks, games, 100+ exhibitors, sponsors, giveaways, balloon animals, magician, petting zoo, amusements, large and small carnival rides and much more! This event draws approximately 10,000+ patrons throughout the day. Ride tickets sold onsite and in advance online.
MCC Governing Board Elections
Saturday, May 18, 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Vote for your favorite MCC Governing Board candidates!
Transportation Options Abound
Parking is not available at Lewinsville Park on the day of the festival. Patrons can take free Fairfax Connector shuttles from McLean Metrorail Station and three satellite locations to McLean Day. Free shuttle buses will run from the parking sites to the park starting at 10:25 a.m. and running through 6 p.m.
Satellite Routes are as follows:
Red - McLean Baptist Church, 1367 Chain Bridge Rd, McLean, VA 22101, McLean, VA 22101. Patrons should meet the buses at the church entrance in the parking lot.
Yellow - McLean Community Center, 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean VA 22101. Patrons should meet at the main entrance of the Center where signage is indicated.
Blue – Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1545 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean, VA 22101. Patrons should meet the buses at the church entrance in the parking lot.
Patrons can also take Fairfax Connector Route 721 to stop ID 5429 for just $2 each way. All Fairfax Connector Shuttles to McLean Day are air-conditioned, ADA and wheelchair accessible, have low floor ramps or are lift-equipped. They also have two bike racks and allow service animals.
Sign up for a McLean Day exhibitor booth space to promote your organization, community group and/or business. Artisans and crafters are welcome! For more details, visit the website mcleancenter.org/special-events.
Exhibitor Application Dates
Monday, Oct. 2, 2023 – Registration opened for McLean Small Tax District 1A-Dranesville residents and businesses.
Thursday, Jan. 18, 2024 – Registration opens to the general public.
Spaces are sold on a first come, first served basis.
McLean needs YOU to make community events a success!
• Volunteers (age 16 years or older) are needed.
• Volunteers must be able to stand a minimum of four hours, bend, stoop, reach, lift and carry up to 25 lbs.
Don’t delay—make a difference and be part of the fun! Students can receive community service hours for volunteering. Sign-up is easy through Fairfax County’s Volunteer Management System, volunteer.fairfaxcounty.gov.