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Downtown is four city blocks wide and two long. You can park for free just about anywhere downtown and walk around. However there is a local bus system, the CUE bus runs from Mason around the city. The bus is free for students and faculty. Everyone else pays $1.75 per trip. If you transfer using the SmarTrip card the fare is reduced by 50 cents.
George Mason University (commonly known as Mason) is a research university located in Fairfax, Virginia and the largest of its kind in the state. Its motto is Freedom and Learning. At its inception it was a part of the University of Virginia it became independent in 1972.
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Things to do in Fairfax
Don’t miss the 4th of July Independence Day Celebration Parade and Evening Fireworks show. In September there’s the Irish Festival; enjoy music, dance, and songs. In October there is the 2nd Saturday; Fall Festival with about 35 to 45 thousand people in attendance is one of the biggest festivals in the city. There are arts, crafts, and food vendors. In December they have the first Saturday; Festival of Lights & Carol; picture with Santa, caroling, lighting of the town Christmas Tree and more.
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