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

Brookside Gardens is Montgomery County’s incomparable, award-winning 50-acre public display garden situated within Wheaton Regional Park.

Montgomery Art Association

Montgomery Art Association (MAA), the oldest art association in Montgomery County, Maryland. Established in 1954, and incorporated as a 501(c)3…

Featured Businesses

Chuck Levin’s Music Center

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

Artist Interrupted


This group of talented women temporarily suspended their lives as entertainers and artists to become business people, wives and mothers. They have come together to once again share their talents.

Forest Friends Festival!


Here’s your chance to be a ‘BFF’ (Best Friend Forever) to birds, bats, bees and trees! Join us throughout the day as we feature tree care tips from the pros, tree climbing for kids (with ropes and tackle), forest friendly crafts, forest critters, vendors, a bushel of information and more! (check our website and Facebook for updates). Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please register and pay for all attendees. Register at ParkPASS.org (269951). 3 & up