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Things to do in Denver

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Centre
“Cute outdoor walking mall with bars, a theatre, restaurants and commercial and mom and pop shops”
  • 27 locals recommend
Park
“This is the place to see Bison, Deer and many different types of Birds and its FREE”
  • 29 locals recommend
Cinema
“nice place to catch a local flick and tons of shopping and food in same location ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Soccer Stadium
“Sports complex home to the Colorado Rapids soccer team, plus concerts & rentable playing fields.”
  • 12 locals recommend
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“Punch Bowl Social is located inside the old Stapleton Airport control tower. It's a fun place to hang out and offers a plethora of activities including bowling, outdoor games like cornhole, video games, karaoke, pool, and more. It also serves elevated bar food and great cocktails. All of that and it's only 5 minutes down the street!”
  • 17 locals recommend
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“Amazing green chili queso dip. Really yummy, unique tacos. fun atmosphere. There is a bar too. Patio seating. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Northfield is a big shopping center which has a movie theater, lots of restaurants and bars, a game arcade, the Denver Improv and lots of shopping.”
  • 8 locals recommend
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“Amazing brunch and lunch, fresh made donut holes. This is my favorite brunch spot nearby.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Recreation Center
“This is a great long park very close by. Lots of walking paths for doggies. It also has a rec-center with really good facilities.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“The Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge is a 15,988-acre National Wildlife Refuge located adjacent to Commerce City, Colorado, in the United States. It is approximately 8 miles northeast of downtown Denver.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Fun new-style Mexican food restaurant featuring a fun, family-friendly patio and rooftop deck. If you like spice, try the habañero-carrot salsa!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Synagogue
“Great neighborhood for parks, recreational activities and sight seeing under the Denver sun! Enjoy this neighborhood for breakfast, lunch or dinner and you won’t be disappointed!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Park
“Take a leisurely walk around the lake. There is a lot of wildlife in this space.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Park
“ This 80-acre park has sports fields, extensive paths, picnic/grill areas, a playground & pond.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“This location is located on "Northfield Stapelton." It is a outdoor shopping area (Macys/JCP/Yankee Candle/Journeys, Etc) with a Movie theater, restaurants, bars, etc. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“One of my favorite breakfasts in Denver. It gets busy on weekends, so try and get in before 9:30 unless you don't mind a wait.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Punch Bowl Social is located inside the old Stapleton Airport control tower. It's a fun place to hang out and offers a plethora of activities including bowling, outdoor games like cornhole, video games, karaoke, pool, and more. It also serves elevated bar food and great cocktails. All of that and it's only 5 minutes down the street!”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Amazing green chili queso dip. Really yummy, unique tacos. fun atmosphere. There is a bar too. Patio seating. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fun new-style Mexican food restaurant featuring a fun, family-friendly patio and rooftop deck. If you like spice, try the habañero-carrot salsa!”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of my favorite breakfasts in Denver. It gets busy on weekends, so try and get in before 9:30 unless you don't mind a wait.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This location is located on "Northfield Stapelton." It is a outdoor shopping area (Macys/JCP/Yankee Candle/Journeys, Etc) with a Movie theater, restaurants, bars, etc. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is a good restaurant for American food. There;s also a great Italian and Mexican restaurant next door, as well as the grocery door, King Soopers, and a starbucks coffee. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“James Beard nominated chef, amazing Italian food, great wine, close to many other restaurants and bars.”
  • 5 locals recommend

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