The City of Denver, CO
Denver is a popular city in the state of Colorado with a total of 610,345 residents living there. Denver is ranked as the first most populated city in Colorado and the 23rd most populated city in the United States. The largest nearby city to Denver is Aurora, approximately 15 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Denver, including Lone Star Steakhouse & Saloon, Fuddruckers, China Wok, Mcdonald's and Fazoli's Restaurant. For a larger selection of Denver restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Denver Golf Courses, Zoos, Arenas and/or Museums, including the Eagle Trace Golf Club, Thorncreek Golf Club, Broadlands Golf Course, Broomfield Events Center and Butterfly Pavilion. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Denver please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 5 airports are located in or near Denver:
- Boulder Municipal Airport (WBU)
- Broomfield Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport (BJC)
- Denver Centennial Airport (APA)
- Denver Intl. Airport (DEN)
- Greeley Weld County Airport (GXY)
Denver, Colorado Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Denver experiences an average high temperature of 86 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 52 degrees with an average rainfall of 1.87 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Denver with daytime temperatures averaging 84 degrees in the summer, and 48 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Denver to receive an average of 0.71 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.6 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 103 degrees in the summer and as low as -24 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Denver should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 64 degrees, and nighttime lows of 33.
Denver, Colorado Attractions
1Bowles 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.
2Box 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
3Broadlands 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
4Broomfield 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.
5Buffalo 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
6Butterfly 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.
7Byers-Evans House - Denver,
The Byers-Evans house is a museum house in Denver, Colorado in the US.
8Canterberry 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
9Canyon/Meadow Course at Fox Hollow at Lakewood - , Lakewood,
The Canyon/Meadow Course at Fox Hollow at Lakewood is a 27 hole public golf course in Jefferson County Colorado. Built in 1993, this Lakewood course designed by Denis Griffiths is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 303-986-7888. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 13410 W Morrison Rd, Lakewood, CO 80228
10Centre Hills Golf Course - Aurora,
The Centre Hills Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Adams County Colorado. Built in 1989, this Aurora course designed by Dick Phelps is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 16300 E Centretech Pkwy, Aurora, CO 80011
Denver, Colorado Hotels
1Sleep Inn Thornton
12101 N. Grant St.
Thornton, CO 80241
2Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Denver North - Thornton
12030 Grant St
Thornton, CO 80241
3Ramada Plaza & Convention Center - Denver North
10 E 120th Ave
Northglenn, CO 80233
4Doubletree By Hilton Hotel Denver - Thornton
83 East 120th Avenue
Northglenn, CO 80233
5Hampton Inn Denver Thornton
243 E 120th Ave
Thornton, CO 80233
6La Quinta Inn Denver Northglenn
345 W 120th Ave
Northglenn, CO 80234
8Fairfield Inn & Suites Denver North/westminster
12080 Melody Dr
Westminster, CO 80234
Denver, Colorado Restaurants
This is a list of Denver Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Chinese Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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