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Soak it all in this summer in Denver, where sunny days, cool nights and the ever-present Rocky Mountains views make for a perfect vacation spot. See world-class art exhibitions, experience cultural festivals, catch live music at Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre, get a taste of Denver’s thriving food scene or just do something for free. Don’t miss the action-packed Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day weekends. No matter when you choose to visit, take advantage of deals on hotels, attraction passes and a full calendar of events.
Find out why summer in Denver is magical! From must-see attractions, like the Colorado State Capitol with its gleaming gold dome and rare stone inside, to unforgettable major events like the Colorado Classic, a bike race for the world's top women cyclists.
From blockbuster art exhibitions featuring Norman Rockwell to Broadway touring shows like “Mean Girls,” Denver’s performing arts scene is thriving. And the night air is filled with music, from the sandstone monoliths at Red Rocks Amphitheatre to the pulsating dance floors in the South of Colfax Nightlife District.
Find out why Denver has become one of the top dining locations in the country. Whether you’re seeking a farm-to-table bistro, a romantic hotspot or a classic steakhouse, forward-thinking chefs serve up an impossible array of flavors from around the world. Dig in!
The Mile High City is a paradise for outdoor adventures. Where else can you go kayaking through downtown, search for dinosaur tracks in the foothills, and drive to the summit of a 14,000-foot mountain all in one day?