150+ Fun Things To Do In Denver Colorado

Looking for fun things to do in Denver? Fundreds has you covered if you’re in town this weekend. This beautiful city located just east of the front range of the Rocky Mountains has plenty of food, drink, landmarks, attractions and jaw dropping scenery to keep you busy. And then make sure to see all of the other activities to do in the beautiful state of Colorado!

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Coors Golden Brewery Tour

Take the Coors Golden Brewery Tour and sample the beer

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First Friday Art Walk on Santa Fe

Appreciate all art forms at the First Friday Art Walk on Santa Fe

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The Capitol

Climb the the 13th step of the Capitol and be a mile high above sea level

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Civic Center Park

Have a nice walk at Civic Center Park

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Denver Skatepark

Grab your skateboard and head to the Denver Skatepark

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Red Rocks Park

Catch a live concert at the famous Red Rocks Park

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Denver Mint

Learn how coins are made at Denver Mint

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Denver Art Museum

Look at various collections at Denver Art Museum

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Cherry Creek Trail

Ride a bike on the Cherry Creek trail and explore the city

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Convention Center

Find the peeking Blue Bear at the Convention Center

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Lookout Mountain

Get a breath taking view as far as the eye can see at Lookout Mountain

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Rocky Mountain Arsenal

See amazing wildlife at Rocky Mountain Arsenal

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Millennium Bridge

Cross the Millennium Bridge and take a selfie

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Sloan’s Lake Park

Have a picnic at Sloan’s Lake Park

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Wash Park

Go for a quick jog at Wash Park

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Denver Public Library

Bury your nose in a book at Denver Public Library

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Civic Center

Find the giant Janus head at Civic Center

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Cash Register Building

Spot the “Cash Register” building downtown

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Cherry Creek

Walk around Cherry Creek and find your dream mansion

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Union Station

Enjoy a great photo op at the historical Union Station

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Dinosaur Ridge

Track the dinosaurs at Dinosaur Ridge

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Tattered Cover Book Store

Sleep less and read more at Tattered Cover Book Store

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Infinite Monkey Theorem

Take a tour of Infinite Monkey Theorem and taste their wine in a can

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16th Street Mall

Play a game of chess at 16th Street Mall

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Larimer Square

Go window shopping at Larimer Square

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Denver Zoo

See a polar bear and all his animal friends at Denver Zoo

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Denver Museum of Nature and Science

Be an explorer at Denver Museum of Nature and Science

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Clyfford Still

Visit the museum entirely dedicated to Clyfford Still

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Brown Palace

Live in luxury at the Brown Palace

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Denver Center for Performing Arts

Take a snap of the giant “Dancers” at Denver Center for Performing Arts

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Warwick Hotel’s

Have a splash at Warwick Hotel’s rooftop pool

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Denver Botanic Gardens

See nature’s beauty in all its glory at Denver Botanic Gardens

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Mount Evans

Spot a mountain goat at Mount Evans

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Coors Field

Catch the Rockies play ball at Coors Field

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Mount Evans Scenic Byway

Enjoy the majestic view while driving by Mount Evans Scenic Byway

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Kirkland Museum

See 20th century art work at Kirkland Museum

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Lake Park

Go hiking at Summit Lake Park

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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

Listen to the choir at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

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Mile High Stadium

Watch the Broncos at Mile High Stadium

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Molly Brown

Visit the home of “Unsinkable” Molly Brown

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Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey

Take a tour of the distillery and have a taste of Stranahan’s Colorado Whiskey

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Forney Transportation Museum

View antique cars and more at Forney Transportation Museum

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Pepsi Center

Catch hometown favorite Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center

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Colorado Symphony Orchestra

See the Colorado Symphony Orchestra and have a night filled with music

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Lannie’s Clocktower Cabaret

Get tickets to see a fun show at Lannie’s Clocktower Cabaret

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Opera Colorado

Watch a world class production at Opera Colorado

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Bluebird Theater

Catch your favorite band live at Bluebird Theater

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Classic Tavern

Happy hour is all day, everyday at the Classic Tavern

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Fillmore Auditorium

See who’s rocking next at Fillmore Auditorium

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Swallow Hill Music

Learn how to strum on the old banjo at Swallow Hill Music

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Great Divide Brewery Tour

Check out the tap room at the Great Divide Brewery Tour

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Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

Learn about aviation history at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

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Downtown Aquarium

Look at the jellyfish and other sea creatures at the Downtown Aquarium

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History Colorado Center

Learn more about the state’s rich past at History Colorado Center

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Ballerinas

Don’t miss the “Ballerinas” at 16th Street Mall

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Colorado Ballet

See a world-class performance by the Colorado Ballet

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Children’s Museum of Denver

Be like a kid again at Children’s Museum of Denver

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Cheesman Park

See if you can spot a ghost at Cheesman Park

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LoDo

Find out what’s up at LoDo

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Rock Bottom Brewery

Enjoy great food and beer at Rock Bottom Brewery

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Falling Rock Tap House

Have a taste of drinks from all over the world at Falling Rock Tap House

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Colorado Avalanche

Catch the Colorado Avalanche in action

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Byers-Evans House

Learn a piece of history at Byers-Evans House

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University of Denver

Have a nice stroll at the University of Denver

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Rockmount Ranch Wear

Travel back to the Old West at Rockmount Ranch Wear

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Twist and Shout

Complete your music collection at Twist and Shout

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Buckhorn Exchange

Have a steak dinner at Buckhorn Exchange, Denver’s oldest restaurant

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Epic Brewing Company

Tour the Epic Brewing Company and have an epic time

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Wynkoop

Shoot a game of pool while drinking beer at Wynkoop

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Four Mile Historic Park

Try your hand at gold-panning at Four Mile Historic Park

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Hammond’s Candy Factory tour

Satisfy your sweet tooth at the Hammond’s Candy Factory tour

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Cruise Room Bar

Have a toast at the Cruise Room Bar

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Cherry Cricket

Order the burger of the week at Cherry Cricket

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Hamburger Mary’s

Eat, drink and be merry at Hamburger Mary’s

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Free Mallride

Hop on the bus and take the free MallRide

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Paramount Theatre

Enjoy the show at Paramount Theatre

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Platte River

Stay in shape and run along Platte River

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B’s Ballpark Museum

Find sports memorabilia at B’s Ballpark Museum

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Lakeside Amusement Park

Ride the Ferris Wheel at Lakeside Amusement Park

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Bus Tours

Hear ghost tales at the Banjo Billy’s Bus Tours

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Daniels and Fisher Tower

Find out the time at any of the 4 clocks at Daniels and Fisher Tower

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Landmark’s Mayan Theatre

Catch the latest flicks at Landmark’s Mayan Theatre

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Denver Pavilions

Shop til you drop at Denver Pavilions

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Ogden Theatre

Listen to great music at Ogden Theatre

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Denver Museum of Miniatures

See cute little things at Denver Museum of Miniatures

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Mind Eraser at Elitch’s

Be brave enough to ride the Mind Eraser at Elitch’s

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Chamberlin Observatory

Come to an open house at Chamberlin Observatory and gaze into the stars

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Happy Leaf Kombucha

Have a free glass on Mondays at Happy Leaf Kombucha

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Magness Arena

See what’s happening at Magness Arena

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Holy Ghost Church

See the history of the Holy Ghost Church

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Comedy Works

Laugh out loud at Comedy Works

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Lucky Strike

Go bowling with friends at Lucky Strike

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Genesee Park

Drive west to Genesee Park and enjoy the view

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Ruby Hill Park

Frolic in the sun at Ruby Hill Park

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Butterfly Pavilion

Learn more about those beautiful winged creatures at Butterfly Pavilion

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Explore The City

Take a B-Cycle and explore the city

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Colorado Railroad Museum

Lose track of time at Colorado Railroad Museum

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Colorado Model Railroad Museum

See the impressive display at Colorado Model Railroad Museum

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Longmont Museum

Find cool things at Longmont Museum

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National Center for Atmospheric Research

Learn interesting facts at the National Center for Atmospheric Research

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Wizard’s Chest

Enter Wizard’s Chest, Denver’s most magical store

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Berry Patch Farms

Pick berries and other fruits at Berry Patch Farms

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Chatfield State Park

Cross the boardwalk at Chatfield State Park

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Colorado Rapids

Cheer for the Colorado Rapids

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Mother Cabrini Shrine

Have a moment of reflection at the Mother Cabrini Shrine

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Denver Comic Con

Put on your best superhero costume and attend the Denver Comic Con

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RTD

Take the RTD and explore the city on the color coded trains

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Snooze

Wake up to Snooze

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Mercury Cafe

Eat organic at Mercury Cafe

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Watercourse Restaurant

Go Vegan at WaterCourse Restaurant

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Little Man Ice Cream

Have a single or a double at Little Man Ice Cream

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Steuben’s

Enjoy the feel of an old diner at Steuben’s

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Bistro Vendome

Eat French cuisine with a twist at Bistro Vendome

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Tocabe

Try the Native American taco at Tocabe

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Casa Bonita

See what’s cooking at the famous Casa Bonita

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Tom’s Home Cookin’

Satisfy your appetite with soul food from Tom’s Home Cookin’

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City O’ City

Have a slice of veggie pizza from City O’ City

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Annie’s

Grab a late night dinner at Annie’s

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City Park Golf Course

Take a swing at the City Park Golf Course

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Scavenger hunt around the city

Download the app and go on a scavenger hunt around the city

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Mustang outside the airport

Take a snap of the blue “Mustang” outside the airport

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Opera House

Admire Chihuly’s chandelier at the Opera House

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Giant Broom

Find the giant broom

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The cities best graffiti spots

Look for the best graffiti spots and street art in the city

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Dazbog’s

Have a cup of coffee at Dazbog’s

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Breckenridge Pub

Unwind at the Breckenridge Pub

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Denver Book Mall

Go book hunting at the Denver Book Mall

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The First Chipotle Mexican Grill

Find the first Chipotle Mexican Grill near the university campus

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Phipps Mansion at Belcaro

Gaze at the Phipps Mansion at Belcaro

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Quizno’s location

Order a sub at the first Quizno’s location

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Wax Trax! Records

Complete your vinyl collection at Wax Trax! Records

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Relax at City Park

Find a quiet spot and read a book at City Park

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Ceasar at the City Park

Look for Caesar at City Park

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Smith House at York Street

Admire the architecture of the Smith House at York Street

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Parade of Lights

Feel the spirit of the holidays at the annual Parade of Lights

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Bronco Buster at the City Park

See Bronco Buster at the City Park

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Civic Center and Art Museum

Take a walking tour of the Civic Center and Art Museum

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Greek Amphitheater

See live music events at the Greek amphitheater

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Ice House at LoDo

View the historical Ice House at LoDo

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Root Down

Have Friday brunch at Root Down

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Rioja

Sink your teeth into Mediterranean cuisine at Rioja

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Sushi Den

Taste fresh fish from Japan at Sushi Den

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Hotel Monaco’s Panzano

Dine at Hotel Monaco’s Panzano and experience Italian flavors

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Denver Biscuit Co

Have an Elmer for breakfast at Denver Biscuit Co

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Bagel Deli

Order the Classic Reuben at the famous Bagel Deli

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Hilltop

Spot the historical Cranmer House at Hilltop

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Brown Palace Hotel and Spa

Pamper yourself at Brown Palace Hotel and Spa

The list of epic things to do in Denver goes on and on, but perhaps we missed something. If you’re a Denver resident and know that there’s a key attraction that wasn’t included, make sure to let us know!