Unique Treasures

Downtown Wheaton is home to a wide variety of shopping and services ranging from popular big-box retail and mom and pop businesses to a nationally renowned music center and baking supplies store. Read More.

Award-Winning Restaurants

Downtown Wheaton is known for its great ethnic restaurants, many being top rated by Washingtonian Magazine, The Washington Post and Zagat. Explore the culinary delights downtown Wheaton has to offer. Read More.

Fun For All

Downtown Wheaton sponsors and promotes many events throughout the year to showcase and promote the downtown area. Read More.

Wheaton Arts and Entertainment District

Wheaton is alive with culture and arts! Musicians will be in heaven shopping Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center, and stay to take a walk around the downtown to discover public art, take a dance class, or enjoy live music at a local restaurant. Read More.

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Welcome to Wheaton!

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.

And with revitalization in progress and major growth on the horizon, Wheaton is the ideal location for businesses, residents and visitors alike.

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Letterforms Typography & Graphic Design

11811 Ivanhoe St

Just as a letterform in the traditional sense gives shape to an individual unit of language, so Letterforms gives shape to the ideas and messages that our clients bring to us for graphic interpretation. The owner and creative director of Letterforms, L. Jeannette Feldner, found that her artistic bent in childhood combined with a workplace talent for fast, accurate keyboarding and led her to a career in typesetting and graphic design.

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Clean & Safe Wheaton

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The Clean and Safe teams (recognizable by their red shirts) provide landscaping, maintenance and concierge services to the businesses and patrons in the Urban District. Their goal is to make Wheaton a better place to live, visit, and do business by improving the appearance of the downtown and fostering a safe and inviting environment.

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