Sphere of Influence.

Centrally located in the heart of Downtown Silver Spring, Core is a retail-lined residence featuring 292 apartments with easy access to Metro’s Red Line, bus lines to the 16th Street corridor and Downtown Washington DC, ample shopping and dining options, and stunning Rock Creek Park.


Pacci’s Neapolitan Pizzeria
This cozy, brick-accented hangout for thin-crust pizza & other Italian fare also offers a wine list.
The Tavern at Fire Station 1
Large 3-level watering hole offers craft brews, lots of TVs, pub grub in restored vintage firehouse.
Mix Bar & Grille
Imaginative riffs on American bistro fare distinguish this hip woodsy eatery with a lively bar.
Lesaac Ethiopian Café
Vibrant Ethiopian eatery serving traditional dishes with injera bread, including vegetarian options.
Fajita & Sub Factory
Bump ‘n Grind
Uptempo cafe & record store serving barista drinks & baked goods in a loungey, contemporary space.


Ellsworth Place
Five-story shopping mall featuring a variety of stores for clothing & accessories plus a food court.
The Blairs Shopping Center
Woodmoor Shopping Center
Compact corner shopping plaza featuring stores & eateries, plus ample free parking.
Hillandale Shopping Center
Arliss Shopping Center
Downtown Silver Spring Shopping Center


The Fillmore
Big-name artists & national acts star at this spacious music venue with several bars & ornate decor.
Round House Theater
Round House Theatre offers an exciting array of classes for students off all ages during the school year.
Regal Cinemas Majestic 20 & IMAX
Theater complex with multiple screens featuring new release films, plush seating & concession stand.
Forum Theatre
Performing arts group in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Montgomery College Cultural Art Center
Pyramid Atlantic Art Exhibits


Wheaton Regional Park
County park has playground, picnic areas, train, carousel, nature center, tennis, trails & stables.
Capital Crescent Trail
Sligo Creek Trail
Rock Creek Trail
Ellsworth Dog Park
Woodside Urban Park
Dynamic spot with grassy & wooded areas, a fountain, a playground, sports courts & a skate park.