All AIRP classes are held at the AFI Silver Theatre in Silver Spring, Maryland.
AFI Silver Theatre
8633 Colesville Rd.
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3916
The AFI Silver Theatre is located at the intersection of Colesville Road and Georgia Avenue — in the heart of the new downtown Silver Spring.
By Car: The AFI Silver Theatre is less than two miles south of Beltway exit 30 (Colesville Road) and exit 31 (Georgia Avenue). The theatre is also convenient to the Bethesda area via East-West Highway and a short drive from downtown Washington via 16th Street, NW. [map]
By Metro: The AFI Silver Theatre is just two blocks north of Metro's Red Line station in Silver Spring. [website] [station map]
By Ride-On Bus: The Silver Spring Metro station is served by Ride-On routes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22 and 28. [website]
By Metrobus: The Silver Spring Metro station is served by Metrobus routes 70, 71, J5, F4, F6, JH1, J2, J3, J4, Q2, S2, S4, Y8 and Z5. [website] [maps] [routes]
Many public parking garages are available including:
Local Parking Garages are available throughout Silver Spring, MD., click here.
Wayne Avenue Garage between Georgia Avenue and Fenton Street [website]
Town Square Garage on the northeast corner of Ellsworth Drive and Fenton Street [website]
Public garages offer free parking after 6pm on weekdays and all day on weekends. Before 6pm on weekdays, metered rates apply at 50 cents per hour.
The AFI Silver Theatre is also within walking distance to several public parking decks. The closest parking deck is 1.5 blocks from the theatre at Colesville Road and Spring Street. Public parking is also available at the Gateway Plaza after 6 p.m. (in front of the shopping center at the corner of Georgia Avenue and Colesville Road).
Safety in and around Silver Spring, MD.
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