Whether you’re a road or mountain biker, BMX rider, commuter or gravel grinder, Denver’s got something fun for you. Seemingly endless bike lanes and trails connect for epic two-wheeled adventures. Already one of the top five cities in the U.S. for cycling, according to Redfin’s latest Bike Score, Denver is making it easier than ever to get around town.
If you love dinosaurs, Denver is the place to be. The city lies on some of the most fossil-rich land in the world, which means finding a piece of prehistoric history is as easy as walking your dog. Just ask a guy in Littleton—that’s how he found parts of a T-rex. Here’s a look at the Denver area’s dinosaurs.
Denver street artists have been busy brightening (and enlightening) the urban landscape for decades by making canvases of the city’s alleyways, building exteriors, warehouses, garage doors and storefronts. Now with local news source Westword reporting a proliferation of more than 100 new creations in just one summer, there’s more Denver street art to see in Denver than ever before.
Start planning now for exciting 2021 events and festivals in Denver. Scroll down our month-by-month list and choose from annual favorites, splashy debuts and exclusive showings.
Get behind-the-scenes looks at Denver’s thriving beer scene, including the largest single-site brewery in the world, as well as specialty microbreweries. To enrich your experience even further, delve into the fine craft alcohol scene with tours of Denver’s distilleries.
Public art is one of the most obvious expressions of a city’s culture and creativity — and there’s no shortage of it in The Mile High City. From vibrant murals to our beloved Blue Bear, Denver’s public art makes a stroll through the city a cultural experience all its own.