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 Center for Performing Arts at Prince George’s Community College, 301 Largo Rd, ☏ . Performances and events by local students.
- 1 FedEx Field, 1600 Fedex Way. FedEx Field is the home of the Washington Commanders. 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.
- 1 [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.
- 1 Carolina Kitchen, 800 Shoppers Way, ☏ . Southern food. Lemonade is served from mason jars.
- 2 Homeboy Seafood, 10664 Campus Way S (Boulevard at the Capital Centre), ☏ . Crab & shrimp platters for carry-out.
- 3 Jasper's Restaurant, 9640 Lottsford Rd, ☏ . Upscale diner.
- 4 Kobe Japanese Steak & Seafood, 2801 Campus Way N, Glenarden, ☏ .
The restaurants listed above also serve alcohol.
- 1 Comfort Inn Largo-Washington DC East, 9421 Largo Dr W, ☏ . Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM.
- 2 Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Washington, D.C. East, Capitol Heights, 8850 Hampton Mall Dr N, ☏ . Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM.
- 3 Courtyard Largo Capital Beltway, 1320 Caraway Ct, ☏ . Check-in: 3PM, check-out: noon.
- 4 Extended Stay America, Washington, D.C., Landover, 9401 Largo Dr W, ☏ , email@example.com. Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM.
- 5 Holiday Inn Express & Suites I-95 Capitol Beltway-Largo, 9101 Basil Ct, ☏ . Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM.
- 6 La Quinta Inn & Suites DC Metro Capitol Beltway, 55 Hampton Park Blvd, ☏ . Check-in: 3 PM, check-out: 11 AM.
- 7 Motel 6 Washington DC, Capitol Heights, 75 Hampton Park Blvd, ☏ . Check-in: 2PM, check-out: 11AM. $80.
- 8 Residence Inn Largo Capital Beltway, 1330 Caraway Ct, ☏ . Check-in: 3PM, check-out: noon.
- 1 Largo-Kettering Branch Library, 9601 Capital Ln, ☏ . M Th F 10AM-6PM; Tu We noon-8PM; Sa 10AM-5PM; Su closed. Free wifi.
|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|