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Directions to The Show Place Arena

Getting to the Show Place Arena is fast and easy. Conveniently located to two of the metropolitan area's major arterial roadways - the Capital Beltway (495/95) and U.S. Route 301 - just 16 miles from the White House - the Show Place Arena in Upper Marlboro draws visitors from every direction.


Take I-95 (Washington Capital Beltway) to exit 11A, Pennsylvania Avenue South/East (Route 4). Follow for seven miles to Upper Marlboro exit. Turn right at the stop sign.

From Baltimore Beltway (I-695) take Route 97 to Route 3. Route 3 turns into Route 301. Continue to exit at Route 4 North/West (toward Washington). Take first exit (Upper Marlboro) to stop sign and take a left to the arena.

Access & Airports:
*7 miles from the Capital beltway along MD route 4 - Pennsylvania Avenue
*37 miles from Baltimore along US Route 3
*3 major airports with limousine and taxi service available:
     -Baltimore-Washington International: 34 miles
     -National Airport: 25 miles
     -Dulles International Airport: 51 miles

Upper Marlboro is located near Bowie, Largo, Landover and Clinton. When looking for a hotel to stay in, one in either of those locations would be best.

Parking at the Arena:
*Free and ample parking onsite with 2,500 spaces, 3,000 additional spaces within walking distance.
*Accessible parking is located on the right side of the Arena. If the event has parking attendants, please follow their directions.
*Ramps are available by the lobby doors on either side of the lobby.




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