Herndon is located in the Fairfax County, in the State of Virginia. As the largest city in the county, Herndon has a population numbering over 21,600 inhabitants. The city of Herndon is included in the vast Washington D.C. Metropolitan Statistical Area. Herndon was established in 1858.
Taste of the Town is a special festival held in Herndon, during April. The celebration is organised by the city's Council for the Arts. It is aimed at becoming a means of popularising the works of local artists and their names to the region. Most of the events that take place during the Taste of the Town days are focused on exhibition showcases and vending points for art works.
The Herndon Art Space is one of the best art galleries to be found in Herndon. Here you can admire beautiful art pieces made by local artists, throughout the year. There are available paintings, sculptures, photographs and other craft objects. The establishment may also organise educational programs, related to classes and workshops for art development.
The Centennial Golf Course is the most suitable facility for playing this game in the region around Herndon. There are a number of forms in which you can take up golfing, from classes and trainings to friendly matches and tournaments. The course covers all sorts of playing areas, such as lean spaces, free flowing tees, water hazards and tree lines, which make the game more fun and more difficult at the same time. You can rent out the place for special events and have all sorts of private and corporate parties here.
Chandon Park is the best place for family outings and get-togethers. You can plan picnics and barbecues in one of the available pavilions or play some outdoor games. The children have a specially designated playground area, which can be used for numerous activities and is visible from the pavilions. During weekends and holiday periods throughout the year, people come here for special events, concerts and other festival type of celebrations hosted by the city or by different organisations.