Saturday, August 8, 2015

Tax-Free Shopping at RIO Washingtonian Center Next Week

From our friends at RIO Washingtonian Center...

RIO Washingtonian Center is kicking off Back to School season with the Maryland Tax-Free Shopping Week from Sunday, August 9 - Saturday, August 15. Participating retailers include Southmoon Under, White House Black Market, Francesca's, and many others. Qualifying apparel and footwear $100 or less, per item, are exempt from the state sales tax. Accessory items are not included. Visit for additional information. For a list of taxable and exempt items, click here.

Where: RIO Washingtonian Center 
209 Boardwalk Place, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

When: Sunday, August 9 - Saturday, August 15

About RIO Washingtonian:
RIO Washingtonian is a 760,000 SF shopping, dining, and entertainment destination located just off I-270 and I-370 in Gaithersburg, MD. The lifestyle center consists of main-street retail, restaurants and entertainment including AMC/Loews RIO Cinemas, Target, Uncle Julio's Rio Grande Café, and a lake waterfront that provides an idyllic gathering spot for waterfront dining, live music and other outdoor events along the picturesque lake. RIO Washingtonian is owned and managed by a partnership between the Peterson Companies and Circle Management. For more information, visit or follow RIO Washingtonian on Facebook and Twitter for real-time updates.

About Peterson Companies:
Peterson Companies is one of the largest privately owned real estate development companies in the Washington, DC region and offers fully-integrated development services for commercial, office, residential and retail real estate. The company is responsible for some of the most prominent and successful mixed-use retail, residential and office developments in Northern Virginia and Maryland including National Harbor, Virginia Gateway, Downtown Silver Spring, RIO Washingtonian, Fairfax Corner, Fair Lakes, Burke Centre and Tysons McLean Office Park. Founded by Milt Peterson over 30 years ago, the company has an extensive two million square foot development pipeline throughout the Washington, DC region. For more information about the company, please visit