Fun Things to do in the Denver Area

If you plan on being in Denver before or after the conference, don’t miss out on these amazing must-do experiences!

16th St Mall Denver

Iconic Downtown Denver 16th Street Mall

Less than 10 minutes from your hotel. Walk the 16th street mall directly in the city with a beautiful backdrop view of the mountains. Shop for local products, eat from dozens of boutique restaurants, and listen to street musicians.

Denver Aqurium

Downtown Denver Aquarium

Less than 10 minutes from your hotel. Enjoy this serene exhibit that brings a splash of water to our mountain environment.
Denver Art Museum

Denver Art Museum downtown

Less than 10 minutes from your hotel. Visit this massive art museum spanning ancient to modern art across two magnificent exhibit buildings.
City Park Zoo

Denver History Museum, Zoo & City Park

Less than 15 minutes from your hotel. All three of these amazing spaces are connected! Visit the dinosaur, space, and gemstone exhibits, view the magnificent mountains from the rooftop deck, walk around the lake at city park, and stop in to the zoo.
Chatfield Resivoire

Chattfield Reservoir for a relaxing day by the water

About 45-55 minutes from your hotel. This is the closest thing you’ll get to a beach in Colorado. Enjoy some sun bathing, swimming, boating, and relaxing.
Elitch Gardens

Elitch Gardens for the ultimate 6-Flags amusement park

Less than 10 minutes from your hotel. Elitch is a staple place in Denver to have child-like fun. Enjoy city and mountain views from some of the ferris wheel and free fall rides.
Meow Wolf

Meow Wolf

Less than 10 minutes from your hotel. Visit this magical art and mind-expanding experience for a fully immersive exhibit.

Red Rocks

Red Rocks Amphitheater in Morrison

About 30 minutes from downtown Denver. Visit for a walk, hike or maybe even a concert.

Colorado is a pretty amazing place with tons of stuff to do. If you have the time, stay a while and explore our magical state. You will not be disappointed! If you’re a local, then you know!

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