Welcome to rio, Gaithersburg’s premier shopping and dining destination! Ideally situated in the heart of Montgomery County, shoppers of all ages enjoy an unmatched retail experience at the rio in its picturesque open air shopping environment and vibrant setting.
rio is 760,000 SF of main-street retail, restaurant and entertainment in Gaithersburg, MD including Target, Pier 1 Imports, Barnes & Noble, Dick’s Sporting Goods and the newly renovated AMC RIO Cinemas. Stroll along the waterfront, soak in the scenery and wander into boutiques like South Moon Under, White House Black Market, and Charming Charlie. Grab a latte from Corner Bakery, indulge in a frozen sangria at Uncle Julio’s and dine al fresco at Yard House, Copper Canyon Grilll, California Pizza Kitchen and Guapo’s. Make memories on the paddle boats and The Carousel presented by Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center. With more than 50 choices for shopping, dining and entertainment in the Gaithersburg area, the rio is excitement for the whole family!