The main reasons to visit Largo are to go to FedEx Field or Six Flags America.
Largo is believed to be named after a plantation that was named after Largo Bay, Scotland.
The Silver and Blue lines of the Metrorail stop at Largo Town Center.
From I-495 (Capital Beltway), take exit 17 A and merge on to Landover Rd/MD 202 then make a right at Lottsford Rd. then turn right at Arena Dr. last turn left at Capital Centre Blvd. and the Boulevard will be on your right.
- 1 FedEx Field, 1600 Fedex Way. FedEx Field is the home of the Washington Redskins NFL team. It has a capacity of 79,000 people.
- 2 Six Flags America, 13710 Central Ave, Upper Marlboro, MD (5 miles northeast of Largo), ☏ . Water park and roller coasters. Not as good as amusement parks in Virginia, but closer to DC. $50/adult, $25/children under 48", Free/children 2 & younger; parking: $15.
- [dead link] Boulevard at Capital Centre, 880 Shoppers Way (Next to the Largo Town Center Metrorail Station), ☏ . An open air shopping complex featuring the Magic Johnson Theatre Cinema.
There are many chain restaurants in Largo including McDonald's, Chick-fil-a, Outback Steakhouse, TGI Friday's, and Panda Express.
- Carolina Kitchen, 800 Shoppers Way, ☏ . Southern food. Lemonade is served from mason jars.
- Famous Dave's Bar-B-Que, 880 Capital Centre Blvd (Boulevard at the Capital Centre), ☏ . A local chain. Barbecue in a wild-west themed restaurant.
- Homeboy Seafood, 10664 Campus Way S (Boulevard at the Capital Centre), ☏ . Crab & shrimp platters for carry-out.
- Jasper's Restaurant, 9640 Lottsford Rd, ☏ . Upscale diner.
- Kobe Japanese Steak & Seafood, 860 Capital Centre Blvd (Boulevard at the Capital Centre), ☏ . Upscale diner.
- Olde Towne Inn Largo, 9421 Largo Dr W, ☏ .
The restaurants listed above also serve alcohol.
- Best Western Plus DC Hotel Largo FedEx Field, 9421 Largo Dr W, ☏ . Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM.
- Courtyard Largo Capital Beltway, 1320 Caraway Ct, ☏ .
- Extended Stay America - Washington, D.C. - Landover, 9401 Largo Dr W, ☏ , ✉ firstname.lastname@example.org. Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM.
- FairBridge Inn & Suites, 8850 Hampton Mall Dr N, ☏ .
- Holiday Inn Express & Suites I-95 Capitol Beltway-Largo, 9101 Basil Ct, ☏ .
- La Quinta Inn & Suites DC Metro Capitol Beltway, 55 Hampton Park Blvd, ☏ .
- Motel 6 Washington DC - Capitol Heights, 75 Hampton Park Blvd, ☏ . $80.
- Residence Inn Largo Capital Beltway, 1330 Caraway Ct, ☏ .
|Routes through Largo|
|Baltimore ← New Carrollton ←||N S||→ National Harbor → Alexandria|
|Silver Spring ← New Carrollton ←||N S||→ National Harbor → Alexandria|
|Arlington ← East End ←||W E||→ END|