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City Park

City Park, the largest park in Denver, is an urban oasis featuring two lakes, jogging trails, and ample picnic space. Special events such as the summer-long City Park Jazz concert series entertain locals and visitors alike. The neighborhood surrounding the park offers plenty of dining and activities, as well.

Denver Zoo

Some of the largest and most popular exhibits feature elephants, sloths, stingrays and more. Website

Reverence Brewing Company

This brewery offers more than just tasty beers—your purchase helps support local nonprofits that fight inequality. Website

Denver Biscuit Company

Massive, hearty biscuits are the foundation for sandwiches and entrees that are sure to cure your hunger. Visit the other locations throughout town, as well. Website

The Corner Beet

This is a neighborhood favorite for vegan and vegetarian fare, served in a cozy setting. Website

Cheesman Park

A short distance from City Park, Cheesman Park is another huge, historic green space—and it’s allegedly haunted. Website

Tattered Cover Book Store

Peruse shelf after shelf of books of every genre at the city’s most beloved bookstore, with multiple locations downtown and throughout the metro area. Visit Website

Thump Coffee

A dedicated focus on the finest coffee, all roasted in house, makes Thump’s cup of joe stand out. Website

Liks Ice Cream

This longstanding, family-owned ice cream shop has all of your favorite flavors as well as some unexpected twists. Website