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The Ox Fairfax is an activated cultural destination for the arts, entertainment, and hospitality where people can live, work, and play. The performing arts center will include 2,700 fixed seats with a potential (standing) maximum capacity of 4,100, will be managed by an internationally known arts and entertainment operator and will attract music acts and other performing artists to the City.
The planned extension of South Street, by the City of Fairfax, will require a relocation of the Humane Society regardless of the Ox Fairfax Block A application.
The comprehensive design includes buildings to fit within the context of the surrounding area. We have implemented numerous harmonious architectural styles along each frontage to provide a variation in the facades and to avoid monolithic appearance.
The Ox Fairfax application is for a commercial enterprise. There is no housing in this first application. During the next project phase, we would like to include a residential program, including affordable housing.
No tax dollars will go towards the construction of this project. The cost will be absorbed by the commercial enterprise.
Parking is a common topic of conversation within the City of Fairfax. The design of the new proposed concert hall and hotel will include a new underground parking structure in addition to surface parking. Ox Hill Companies will add parking spaces, in accordance with the City of Fairfax requirements.
Case Study for readily available current FREE parking in the City of Fairfax: 2023 Asian Festival on Main with street closures. 23,000 attendees came to the one-day event. 1,040 FREE parking spaces are currently available for visitors; before additional concert spaces added. Download City of Fairfax Parking Map
Traffic is a concern in the Northern Virginia area and the City of Fairfax and something we have studied. The event center will generate traffic on off-hours, not during regular commuter hours. With a comprehensive plan, and the construction or requested infrastructure; South Street will improve the city’s network of street access.
Case Study of traffic impacts for events in the City of Fairfax: 2023 Asian Festival on Main with street closures and traffic control. 23,000 attendees came to the one-day event; maximum capacity for one concert venue is 4,100
We are proposing a professionally for-profit concert venue that will present popular contemporary music performers. This will not be a proscenium stage theatre.
In alignment with the 2035 City of Fairfax Comprehensive Plan and the Old Town Fairfax Small Area Plan (the “SAP”), the Ox Fairfax will be designated as an activity center. This is consistent with the Old Town SAP, which speaks to the re-imagination of Old Town as a cultural destination. This plan calls for mixed-use activation including entertainment, hospitality, and food and beverage, our plan addresses and meets the plan’s objectives.