- Our list of the best things to do in Reston, Virginia, features the top 580 nearby activities — including 209 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Reston, VA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 21 things to do within the city of Reston, VA , followed by 558 popular activities in nearby cities, including Washington, Leesburg, Arlington, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Alexandria, Sterling, Chantilly, Fairfax, Gaithersburg, Rockville, Potomac, McLean, Middleburg, Ashburn, Woodbridge, Springfield, Annandale, College Park, Manassas, Oxon Hill, Herndon, Falls Church, Purcellville, Centreville, Fort Washington, Germantown, Lorton, Olney, Warrenton, Wheaton, Mount Vernon, Greenbelt, Burke, Glen Echo, Laurel, Sandy Spring and Lovettsville
83% 94 votes
1400 Lake Fairfax Dr., Reston, VA 20190 MoreLess Info
More than an acre of water-based fun is implemented at the Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole. The entire park is surrounded by a lazy river that runs 2.5 miles an hour while the center features flumes, slides, showers, spray towers, and an interactive fun center for young children.
The focus of the 476-acre Lake Fairfax Park is the 20-acre lake itself that offers fishing and boating. There is also an on-site waterpark known as The Water Mine Family Swimmin' Hole with a lazy river, tunnels, slides, and an interactive water play area for children.
100% 4 votes
11450 Glade Center Drive, Reston, VA 20190 MoreLess Info
Nestled in the woods, the Vernon J Walker Nature Education Center is a great place to start a bird walk, a woodland hike, or learn about numerous aspects of ecology in one of the frequent classes at the Nature House.
South Lakes Village Center is a charming outdoor shopping center that features an array of shops and dining establishments. The center features over 15 shops, and diverse dining such as Asian cuisine, Mexican cuisine and frozen yogurt.
Organizing exhibits and events for the community, Reston Community Center offers a pool, fitness area, and a variety of classes. Among these classes are art classes like photography and painting, as well as fitness classes like swimming and yoga.
The Reston Association is a group dedicated to bettering the community and the facilities located within it. The group organizes architectural work and other forms of maintenance on facilities located throughout the community.
Featuring regularly rotating exhibits of artwork, Greater Reston Arts Center offers youth and adult programs for the arts. The center hosts an annual festival for the region that features arts and crafts from over 200 artists.