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About Denver

Downown icon DOWNTOWN DENVER PARTNERSHIP has great information on events and activities in the metropolitan area. If it’s happening in downtown Denver, you’ll find it here.
Can't Miss icon We would be remiss in not recommending the fantastic CHIHULY EXHIBIT AT DENVER BOTANIC GARDENS. The gardens themselves are a marvel, but add the artistry and spectacle of Dale Chihuly’s glass sculpture and you will truly have a memorable experience. Runs through November 30th.
NIGHTLIFE Make the most of every minute you’re here! Check out Denver’s exciting NIGHTLIFE.
Brew icon  Denver is getting quite the reputation for being crafty…with it’s beer. Craft Breweries are popular and a great diversion for the beer lover. We used to call them “micro brews”, but the term wasn’t very flattering. See a list of CRAFT BREWERIES — you’ll be hard-pressed to choose just one !
Eat icon The gastrophile will find plenty to smile about in Denver. Check out this list of the TOP 25 RESTAURANTS of 2014 from 5280 Magazine (5280 is Denver’s elevation in feet). Want to know what restaurants are nearest the Convention Center? Check out this list from URBAN SPOON.
Art icon We suspect that landscape architecture involves a bit of art and artistry. ColoradoArtSeen gives you a complete listing of galleries and art events by neighborhood in Denver and all of Colorado.
FREE icon On a budget? Want to save money? Check out this list of 50 FREE Winter Activities in Denver.
WEATHER

Ever hear, “Colorado has 300 days of sunshine annually”?  Well, that’s actually a myth. But we do get around 115 bonafide clear, sunny days, allowing Denver a place on the list of the US’s top sunniest cities. Last week Denver had the coldest air during the month of November it’s ever had in over 100 years, thanks to a Canadian front. Next week the sun is back out and temps will be normal again. Check the forecast and pack accordingly if you plan to be outside.

transport icon The 16th Street Mall has a great free shuttle that can take you to see plenty in the span of over a dozen city blocks (which can be a long way to walk, particularly when it gets chilly). Find out more about Denver’s Mall Ride.

RTD LightRail has a stop right in front of the Convention Center and can take you to several locations around metro Denver and surrounding suburbs. Denver.org has terrific info on all forms of transportation in Denver.