Dulles Day Festival Information

The Festival is Back in 2022!

After a two year break we are excited to welcome back fans and friends of Special Olympics Virginia to the Dulles Day Festival this year. Feel free to visit the general event FAQs but below find more that are festival related.

What Time is the Dulles Day Festival?
Gates open at 10:30 am, gates close to new attendees at 3:30 pm and all must leave at 4:00 pm

Where on the Airport is Dulles Day?
The event continues to be in the cargo area of Dulles Airport.

Where Do I Park?
Stay tuned for parking information for Dulles Day attendees!

Will There Be Security?
Yes! Please be prepared to go through security. For this reason please only bring a bag if you need it for medical or child care purposes.

Can I Bring Outside Food?
No. Outside food is not allowed. However, come hungry as there will be many food vendors on site selling delicious treats!

Can I Bring My Pet?
Service animals are of course allowed at Dulles Day, however, any others are not permitted.

Is the Event Rain or Shine?

What is There To Do at Dulles Day?
Plan to spend your day at the event as there is so much to do! You can view the almost 100 teams participating in the Plane Pull competition, participate in a Truck Pull activity for children powered by 123Junk, visit community exhibitors, take a fire truck rides, check out the classic car show and aircraft displays, take a cool ride on a mobile lounge, have fun in the Patient First Kid's Area and much more!

What Aircraft Will Be Onsite?
Stay tuned for a list of confirmed aircraft!

Who does Dulles Day Support?
The Dulles Day Festival supports Special Olympics Virginia.

How Can I Support Special Olympics Virginia?
While onsite at the Dulles Day Festival, you can buy food from the Special Olympics Virginia tent, donate to ride the fire truck or mobile lounge, have your child participate in the Truck Pull powererd by 123Junk, or drop some cash in one of our donation buckets.

Prior to the event, you can donate to the event here!