Winter in the City

Discover the magic of Winter in the City, the destination for a true holiday experience.

Every holiday season, the Downtown Denver Partnership works to promote the many opportunities for Downtown dining, shopping, events and accommodation options during the holiday season. This program, funded by multiple stakeholders, including the Partnership and the Downtown Denver Business Improvement District (BID), markets Downtown Denver as the place to eat, shop, play and stay for the holidays.

WIC Icon eat Denver is fast becoming the place to be for foodies and restaurant goers. With approximately 300 restaurants, the city has seen a surge in visitors looking for unique dining experiences. Our culinary scene is evolving to appeal to not only residents, but also to visitors searching for nationally recognized eateries. For a complete dining directory, click here.
 WIC Icon shop In addition to a variety of dining options, Downtown Denver provides a fun and unique experience for holiday shoppers with more than 200 shops located throughout the city. The Denver Christkindl Market brings a unique German flare to Downtown shoppers with music, food, holiday lights and old-world vendors to Skyline Park, while Larimer Square, the Mile High City’s oldest and most historic block offers fashionistas of all ages a truly distinctive selection of fashion, jewelry, gifts and home accessories. For more shopping options, head to the Denver Pavilions, conveniently located off of Denver’s number one tourist attraction, the 16th Street Mall. There you will find popular retail chains, like H&M and Banana Republic, as well as local shops, such as the award-winning I Heart Denver store. To see the various different shopping opportunities, click here.
WIC Icon Play Throughout the holiday season, Winter in the City offers many events that attract hundreds of thousands of visitors to our winter wonderland.  Be sure to mark your calendar for events happening only in Downtown Denver. For more information about various events happening throughout the holiday season, click here.
 WIC Icon Stay After a long day of shopping, eating, and event attending in Downtown, wind down at one of the many hotels conveniently located in the city center. Enjoy your holiday excursion even more and stay a little longer by taking advantage of Mile High Holidays deals from some of Denver’s best hotels, with some rates starting as low as 52.80 at participating hotels. For more information or to book a room, click here.