Silver Spring

Silver Spring’s family-friendly, walkable downtown atmosphere is the perfect place to stay when visiting the Washington, D.C. area.  Strategically located minutes from the Nation’s Capital and the Beltway, Silver Spring offers excellent restaurants and stores for every budget and a vibrant mix of arts and entertainment.  You will be perfectly situated in Silver Spring.

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AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center

The AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center is a state-of-the-art moving image exhibition, education and cultural center housing two stadium…

Hampshire Greens

Course is fair, yet challenging, course lies between a housing development of the same name. Convenient location.

Jesup Blair Park

This park features a playground, softball field, lighted baseball field, and two lighted tennis courts. There is a picnic area,…

Meditation Museum

This small unique museum invites visitors to enhance the quality of their thoughts, their lives and the world around them.…

National Museum of Health and Medicine

The National Museum of Health and Medicine, founded during the Civil War as the Army Medical Museum, tells the story…

Northwest Golf Course

27-hole golf course for golfers of all abilities with four sets of tees to accommodate different skill levels. It is…

Silver Spring Baltimore & Ohio Raildroad Station

An award-winning restoration of a 1945 railroad station. The station is a unique venue where passing trains remind one of…

Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza

Enjoy summer concerts and ice skating in the winter. Check the website for updates.

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Silver Spring Heritage Trail

The Silver Spring Heritage Trail was dedicated in 2010 and is Montgomery County’s first trail dedicated to the exploration of…

Sligo Creek Golf Course

A challenging 9-hole course. The terrain of the course is hilly, with a clubhouse featuring a pro shop and snack…

The Fillmore Silver Spring

The Fillmore Silver Spring brings a dynamic, first-class music, entertainment, and community use venue to downtown Silver Spring, Maryland, in…

White Oak Duckpin Bowling Lanes

Tryout the Duckpin Bowling Lanes in White Oak! “What are you waiting for? Come join the fun and let the…

Upcoming Events in Town

Crazy Runs in the Family

Silver Spring

The Highwood Theatre’s Your Theatre presents its production of Crazy Runs in the Family, a funny and entertaining family comedy written by former Highwood student Julia Starr. This play explores the anxiety of young twenty-something Ellie Wheeler as she brings her straightlaced boyfriend Jeff home to meet her crazy family for the first time. Come meet this family’s outrageous characters who prove that everyone has a wild side. Crazy Runs in the Family is a production of Your Theatre at The Highwood Theatre. Performances are at 7:30 PM on Thursday, July 31st, 7:30 PM on Friday, August 1st, 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm on Saturday, August 2nd, and 2:00 PM on Sunday, August 3rd at the The Highwood Theatre Silver Spring. Tickets are $25 each (patrons under 25 with ID are $20 each) and are on sale now. Visit for more information.

Maryland Youth Ballet-2014 Summer Classes

Silver Spring

Classes for ages 2 years thru adult; levels from beginner to advanced; single classes, workshops, or all-day, 5-week intensives. Please call or visit our website for more information. COME DANCE WITH US THIS SUMMER! Now enrolling.

Summer Arts Camp @ CREATE Arts Center

Silver Spring

When school is out, art is in at CREATE! Join us all summer long for our exciting art camps where students will work on projects including drawing, painting, sculpture, collage and more! See below for a list of camp dates. All camp days begin at 9 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. Before and After Camp Care are available from 8:30 " 9 a.m. and 3 " 6 p.m.