An outdoor paradise, a planner’s dream
1COMING SOON: A REFRESHED CONVENTION
CEN TER The Colorado
Convention Center is set to
undergo a major expansion
that will add up to 80,000
square feet of meeting space, a
rooftop terrace that spans the
size of a football ;ield, and best-in-class technology upgrades.
2AN INEXPENSIVE AIRPORT COMMUTE
A new commuter rail line now whisks
attendees from Denver International
Airport to Denver Union Station downtown
for just $9.
3CENTRAL GATHERING SPOTS peaking of Denver Union Station, after
a massive restoration and redevelopment,
the historic structure is now a downtown
hub for transportation, dining, shopping,
4A RES TAURANT SCENE TO RAVE ABOUT Dozens of new chef-owned
restaurants have opened downtown,
including markets like Avanti F&B, a food
hall housed in a former print shop. Zagat
named Denver the No. 3 hottest food city in
the United States for 2016.
5EXCITING NEW ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS By the end of 2017,
downtown Denver will have 10,000
hotel rooms. The 180-room Hotel Indigo
Denver Downtown opened in January,
and the new, dual-branded Le Méridien
Denver Downtown and AC Hotel Denver
Downtown will open later this year with a
total of 495 rooms.
6AMPLE AIRLIFT Denver has never been easier to get to, with 20 nonstop
domestic and international destinations,
including a new ;light to Munich.
7VENUES WI TH A COLORADO T WIST Patios, rooftops, Red Rocks
Park and Amphitheatre — alfresco events
at venues like these are a possibility any
time of the year with sunny Denver’s
8GO CARLESS With so much within walking distance and an abundance
of alternative transportations — such as the
B-cycle bike-share program and free shuttle
buses along the 16th Street Mall — no car is
9CHEERS TO BEER Denver has more than 100 brewpubs, breweries, and
taprooms in the metro area, putting the Mile
High City on every beer drinker’s hit list.
10LOCALS LOVE I T HERE So why wouldn’t visitors? U.S. News &
World Report recently named Denver the
best place to live in the United States.
For more information: VISIT DENVER —
Fly right Skytrax World Airport Awards ranked Denver International Airport among
the best airports in the world in 2016.
Hot spot A planned
expansion of the
Center in downtown
Denver calls for up
to 80,000 square
feet of additional
indoor space and a
This vibrant city has 300 days of sunshine, a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighborhoods, and urban adventure,
all of which add up to one superior meetings destination.