Just minutes from the nation’s capital, perfectly situated in the center of three major thoroughfares, and conveniently located on Metrorail’s Red Line, Wheaton is in the center of it all. From a world-class botanical garden, a nationally renowned music center, and one of the region’s largest shopping centers; to specialty shops, award-winning restaurants, and outdoor events, Wheaton boasts activities and attractions that are as eclectic and diverse as its residents.
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Brookside Gardens is Montgomery County’s incomparable, award-winning 50-acre public display garden situated within Wheaton Regional Park.
Montgomery Art Association (MAA), the oldest art association in Montgomery County, Maryland. Established in 1954, and incorporated as a 501(c)3…
Chuck Levin’s Music Center is one of the largest and most respected music dealers in the US. Since their founding…
Upcoming Events in Town
Rediscover winter at Brookside Nature Center’s Solstice Celebration with activities and crafts that highlight different cultural traditions of the year’s shortest day. Calm yourself with a spiral walk, sip hot cider by the fire, make lanterns to light up the night, and enjoy the shadow-puppet theater’s presentation of Shingebiss and the North Wind. Pre-registration is appreciated but not required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register at ParkPASS.org (252449). 3 & up