The City of Brighton, CO
Brighton is a popular city in the state of Colorado with a total of 32,281 residents living there. Brighton is ranked as the nineteenth most populated city in Colorado and the 996th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Adams County. The largest nearby city to Brighton is Denver, approximately 9 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Brighton, including Rosa's Restaurant, Dominos Pizza, Asia Inn Restaurant, Del Taco and Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar. For a larger selection of Brighton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Brighton Golf Courses and/or Zoos, including the Box Elder Creek Golf Course, Dunes Course at Riverdale Dunes Knolls Public Links, Thorncreek Golf Club, Buffalo Run Golf Course and Coyote Creek Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Brighton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near Brighton:
- Boulder Municipal Airport (WBU)
- Broomfield Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (BJC)
- Denver Centennial Airport (APA)
- Denver Intl. Airport (DEN)
- Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport (FNL)
- Greeley Weld County Airport (GXY)
Brighton, Colorado Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Brighton experiences an average high temperature of 67 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 33 degrees with an average rainfall of 0.85 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Brighton with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 44 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Brighton to receive an average of 0.45 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.4 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -26 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Brighton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 33.
Brighton, Colorado Attractions
1Boomerang Links - Greeley,
The Boomerang Links is an 18 hole public golf course in Weld County Colorado. Built in 1992, this Greeley course designed by William Howard Neff is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 970-351-8934. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 7309 4th St, Greeley, CO 80634
2Bowles House (Westminster, Colorado) - Westminster,
The Bowles House in Westminster, Colorado is an Italianate house built in 1871. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.
3Box Elder Creek Golf Course - Brighton,
The Box Elder Creek Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Adams County Colorado. Built in 1998, this Brighton course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-659-7177. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda short required.
Address: 32000 E 144th Ave, Brighton, CO 80601
4Broadlands Golf Course - Broomfield,
The Broadlands Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Broomfield County Colorado. Built in 1999, this Broomfield course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-466-8285. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 4380 W 144th Ave, Broomfield, CO 80020
5Broomfield Events Center - Broomfield,
The 1stBANK Center, formerly The Odeum Colorado and The Broomfield Event Center, is a multi-use arena, located just off U.S 36 in Broomfield, Colorado, a suburb of Denver, . The Center is a scalable venue, able to accommodate 3,500–6,500 people, and a wide variety of events.
6Budweiser Events Center - Loveland,
The Budweiser Events Center is a 7,200-seat multi-purpose arena in Loveland, Colorado.
7Buffalo Run Golf Course - Commerce City,
The Buffalo Run Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Adams County Colorado. Built in 1996, this Commerce City course designed by Keith Foster is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-289-1500. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 112th Ave & Chambers Rd, Commerce City, CO 80022
8Butterfly Pavilion - Westminster,
The Butterfly Pavilion is a zoo that is situated in Westminster, Colorado. It opened in July 1995, and was the first standalone non-profit insect zoo in the US. The 30,000-square-foot facility sits on an 11-acre piece of land, and contains five main exhibit areas to teach visitors about butterflies and other invertebrates. The main exhibit is an indoor rain forest filled with 1200 free-flying tropical butterflies.
9Byers-Evans House - Denver,
The Byers-Evans house is a museum house in Denver, Colorado in the US.
10Canterberry Golf Course - Parker,
The Canterberry Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Douglas County Colorado. Built in 1996, this Parker course designed by Jeff Brauer is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 303-840-3100. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 11400 Canterberry Pkwy, Parker, CO 80138
Brighton, Colorado Hotels
5Candlewood Suites Denver Northeast - Brighton
2204 S Medical Center Dr
Brighton, CO 80601
6Holiday Inn Express Hotel And Suites Brighton
2180 S Medical Center Drive
Brighton, CO 80601
10Sleep Inn Thornton
12101 N. Grant St.
Thornton, CO 80241
Brighton, Colorado Restaurants
This is a list of Brighton Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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