80 PCMA CONVENE SEPTEMBER 2017 PCMACONVENE.ORG
Vice President of
Sales and Services,
VISI T DENVER
‘Now more than ever, there is
pressure on meeting planners to
deliver amazing content. We are the
destination experts, so we can ;nd the
restaurants for your dinner, we can
help you space-plan — so you can focus
on what is going to make or break your
program and attendee experience.’
Dozens of new chef-owned restaurants have opened
downtown, including several new markets like Avanti
F&B, an innovative food hall in a former print shop;
Denver Central Market, which features 11 vendors and
common seating; and The Source, an artisan market
housed in a former ironworks foundry.
There are more than 60 breweries in Denver alone, with nearly 150 in the metro
area. Thanks to this wide array of microbreweries, brewpubs, and taprooms, discerning beer drinkers are making pilgrimages to the Mile-High City to sample the
world’s greatest brews.
Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre — Rolling Stone
named the natural rock arena the best amphitheater in
Denver Union Station — This renovated Beaux-Arts–
style train station has become one of the city’s hubs for
transportation, dining, shopping, and entertainment.
RiNo Arts District — One of Denver’s most exciting
neighborhoods is home to art galleries, cutting-edge
eateries, craft breweries and wineries, jazz clubs, and
vibrant street art.
Colorado Convention Center (CCC)
• 584,000 square feet of contiguous exhibit space
• 100,000 square feet of meeting space
• 50,000-square-foot Mile High Ballroom and
35,000-square-foot Four Seasons Ballroom
• 5,000-seat Bellco Theatre
• 10,000 rooms within walking distance of the CCC
• 45,000 hotel rooms in the Denver metro area
• More than 1,500 daily ;lights to 170 worldwide
destinations at Denver International Airport (DEN),
a 30-minute drive from the CCC
VISIT DENVER — Rachel Benedick, Vice President of Sales
and Services; (303) 571;9417; firstname.lastname@example.org;
Coming soon The Colorado Convention Center is kicking o; a major expansion.
Why is Denver one of the most talked-about cities in the country?
Start with the ever-present sunshine and the mild, dry climate
that makes it an enjoyable destination year-round. Denver is also
consistently voted a top place to live, and the things that make
the city so livable also make it ideal for meetings. An outdoor city
;illed with urban adventure, Denver thrives on the active spirit of its
locals, the entrepreneurial vibe that makes it an emerging business
hub, and the majesty of those ever-present mountain views.