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Cherry Creek

Some of Denver’s premier shopping is found in this chic part of town. Luxury retailers, trendy boutiques and fine dining line the streets of Cherry Creek North, with even more to choose from in the mall.

Denver Botanic Gardens

Take a leisurely stroll through 24 acres’ worth of colorful foliage from around the world. Alternatively, visit the sprawling Chatfield Farms location in southwestern Denver. Website


Hidden underneath the Halcyon Hotel, this prohibition-style bar asks that you text ahead of time and access through an alley. Website

Machete Tequila + Tacos

Choose from an extensive list of tequilas, margaritas, tacos and other Mexican classics here or the other locations in LoDo and City Park. Website

Cherry Cricket

One of Denver’s most beloved institutions, this laidback joint has been serving burgers and beers for more than 75 years. There’s even a second location near Coors Field in LoDo. Website

Crepes 'n Crepes

Try sweet or savory versions of its namesake dish, among other French favorites. Website

Cherry Creek Shopping Center

Shop ‘til you drop at a wide variety of stores, ranging from designer clothing to furniture and everything in between. Website

Olive & Finch

Fresh sandwiches, salads and baked goods make for a satisfying breakfast or lunch at this charming local favorite with another location near City Park. Website

Cherry Creek Trail

Bring your bike (or rent one) and ride this scenic trail that cuts through the city on its way to wide open spaces outside of town. In total, it spans 40 miles, most of which are bikes-only. Website