Where To Find It
Located at Wadsworth and Alameda, Belmar/Lakewood is located 10 minutes west of downtown Denver, 30 minutes from the Denver Tech Center, and 50 minutes from Denver International Airport.
By car, take I-25 to Sixth Ave. West, then to Wadsworth Blvd. South. Follow S. Wadsworth Blvd. to Alameda Ave.
Or from I-70: Access Sixth Ave. East to Wadsworth Blvd. South. Take S. Wadsworth Blvd. to Alameda Ave.
Cab fare from downtown to Belmar: $20 (approx.)
RTD: Route 20
This neighborhood is brimming with irreverent and off beat arts and culture. Urban Anatomy spreads small works of art throughout the Belmar neighborhood, while Block 7 is a street of storefronts featuring design works from the region, including furniture, clothing, graphic design and horticulture. The Lakewood Community Center offers art, theater and music indoors and out, as well as an Artisan Showcase gift shop featuring Colorado artists.
The Market at Belmar, held on Sundays in the summer, offers a European-atmosphere market with more than 30 vendors offering fruits, vegetables, flowers and a variety of tasty treats, while Festival Italiano every September celebrates the sights, sounds and flavors of Italy with a festival of food, wine, bocce and chef demonstrations. Festival Italiano Food & Wine Festival at Belmar features over 70 of the finest Italian food, wine and artisan vendors from the area who sell ceramics, gelato, sausage, baked goods, pasta, flowers, herbs, sculpture, antique maps, produce, pizza and much more. For more Denver events, go to www.Denver365.com.
Denver Gallery Guide
The Belmar Information Center is located at 405 S. Teller Street; 303-742-1520.