The Mile High City is centrally located in Colorado between the plains and the Rocky Mountains. Denver is a highly sought out vacation destination with its thriving arts and culture scene, fine dining, upscale shopping, seven professional sports teams, two amusement parks, and diverse entertainment for all.
Activities and Reccomendations
Summer brings weekly outdoor concerts, movies, and festivals including Summer Brew Fest, Riot Fest, Taste of Colorado and the Biennial of the Americas. There is never a moment to spare with endless hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, fly fishing, mountain climbing, and river rafting. Enjoy summer sports? Denver is home to the MLB Colorado Rockies, MLS Colorado Rapids, and MLL Denver Outlaws. Don’t miss the sights and sounds of Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre, the nation’s most popular concert venue with more than 100 concerts every summer.
Enjoy comfortable fall weather and picturesque scenery for extended summer outdoor pursuits. Fright Fest, Boo at the Zoo, Denver Film Festival, Denver Arts Week, and Denver International Wine Festival are just the tip of fall festivals. Excellent photographic opportunities abound as fall colors create a kaleidoscopic feast for the eyes. As the aspen turn, the NFL Denver Broncos, NBA Denver Nuggets, and the NHL Colorado Avalanche kick off their seasons to excited fans.
Early spring brings powder to the slopes and long sunny warm days, and late spring emerges with beautiful wildflowers for all outdoor enthusiasts. Opening day is celebrated for the MLB Colorado Rockies, the MLS Colorado Rapids, and the MLL Denver Outlaws. Pop-culture fans embrace their inner comic book hero at Denver Comic Con.
Winter brings world-class downhill skiing and snowboarding with a short drive into the mountains. Once there, you will also enjoy cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, ice-climbing, tubing, backcountry skiing, dog sledding, and ice fishing. In Denver head downtown for horse-drawn carriages, shopping, and ice skating on 16th Street Mall, Winter Brew Fest, and Microbrew tours. Lacrosse fans can find the MLL Colorado Mammoth at the Pepsi Center, where they draw in crowds that rival those of the NBA Denver Nuggets, and the NHL Colorado Avalanche. Sports Authority Field at Mile High continues to sell out for the NFL Denver Broncos. Be sure to check out the National Western Stock Show, known as the Super Bowl of Livestock Shows!
Denver Restaraunts and Dining
Fruition Restaurant – Refined farm-to-table New American cuisine – $$$ – 1313 E 6th Ave Denver, 303-831-1962
Root Down Denver – high-energy venue for creative American small plates – $$ – 1600 W 33rd Avenue, 303-993.4200
Tag Restaurant – Continental Social Food located in beautiful downtown Larimer Square – $$$ – 1441 Larimer Street, 303-996-9985
Rioja – Locally sourced, imaginative Mediterranean dishes & wines in a high-energy dining room – $$$ – 1431 Larimer Street, 303-820-2282
Steubens – Steuben’s is a Denver restaurant recreating American Regional Classics – $$ – 523 East 17th Street, 303-830-1001
Cholon – Modern Asian Bistro – $$ – 1555 Blake St #101, 303-353-5223
Sushi Den – The most highly-regarded Sushi & Japanese restaurant in Denver – 1487 S Pearl St, 303-777-0826
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