05/27/2015

June Events at the Renaissance Denver Hotel!

Events at the Renaissance Denver Hotel

Some great live events in Denver will be taking place at our hotel next month!

June is a big month for the Renaissance Denver Hotel. The warmer weather marks the start of our outdoor pool movie night, along with some incredible local talent taking the stage at our hotel. If you’ll be with us next month, be sure to check out these great events! 

Outdoor Pool Movie Night - June 5th at 8 PM
Our outdoor pool will be open for the summer season, so dive in and join us for our first Friday night family movie night. We’ll be showing Disney’s hit film, Maleficent

The Moses Jones Band - June 9th, from 7 - 9 PM
Colorado’s premiere show band will have you dancing in our Elevate Lounge! Join us on June 9th for some funky tunes and great cocktails.  

Global Day of Discovery - June 11th, from 3 - 9 PM
We have some big things planned at our hotel for the Global Day of Discovery! At our Renaissance Hotel, we have a great lineup of local musicians and artists presenting and performing. Join us for local cuisine, beer, and wine, and participate in our Bar Ritual Hour. 

The Renaissance Denver Hotel is conveniently located on Quebec Street, right outside of Downtown in the Stapleton section of Denver. Our accommodations are all equipped with luxurious amenities, including our signature Renaissance Beds, and balconies offering skyline and mountain views. 

We hope to see you at our June events at the Renaissance Denver Hotel!

05/20/2015

Escape to the Land of Oz When Wicked Hits Buell Theatre!

One of Broadway’s biggest plays returns to Denver after popular demand.

Next month, Broadway hits the Mile High City with one of the most popular productions ever created. Whether you’re on team good or evil, get in touch with your witchy side when the Tony Award-winning play Wicked hits the Buell Theatre! 

Buell TheatreWicked 
June 3rd - July 5th, 2015
The Buell Theatre 

Forget about Dorothy - Wicked tells the story of two of the most notorious witches of Oz, Glinda the Good and Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West. Throughout the performance, you’ll learn that everything surrounding the witches and their lives are not what they seem. Gregory Maguire’s novel comes to life with exciting musical numbers, beautiful costuming, and incredible scenery. 

The Renaissance Denver Hotel is a short distance away from Denver’s Theatre District. Before the show, head to our Elevate Lounge, the perfect place to grab a light bite and a coffee or cocktail. When you return to your guest room, you’ll rest peacefully in one of our signature Renaissance Beds and dream of the wonderful land of Oz. 

Get your tickets for Wicked at Buell Theatre!

05/13/2015

Make a Splash at Water World Outdoor Water Park in Denver

Cool of this summer at one of the best water parks in Colorado.

The weather’s getting warmer in the Mile High City! Cool off in the most exciting way - by slipping and sliding into a nice big pool. Get ready to splash down at the Water World outdoor water park in Denver! 

Water World Outdoor Water Park in DenverWater World 2015 Season
Open May 23rd - September 7th
Weather permitting  

Rated Best of the Best, Water World offers fun rides for all ages. The water park features two wave pools and plenty of rivers to ride along. Surf inland on the Wave or race your friends or family members on the Double Dare or Turbo Racer. Visit the dinosaurs on the Voyage to the Center of the Earth or take the plunge on the Skyline Speed Slides. New for 2015 is the water slide Warp Speed

Enjoy more water fun at the Renaissance Denver Hotel. Join us for a summer stay and dive into our outdoor pool for family movie nights! Our spacious accommodations offer plenty of room for the family to get comfortable and play. After a day at the park, join us for dinner at our Vivace! Ristorante, which offers something for everyone. 

Have a splashtacular summer at the Water World outdoor water park in Denver!

05/06/2015

This Summer, Splash and Snack at Our Denver Family-Friendly Hotel!

The whole family will have a blast on a Mile High getaway with this Denver family travel package.

School’s ending soon for millions of kids across the country, and if you haven’t started planning your summer family getaway, now is the time. Our Denver family-friendly hotel is the perfect location for your special trip, and the amenities that our Splash and Snack Family Package includes will ensure everyone has a great time and a full stomach! 

Denver Family Friendly HotelSplash and Snack Family Package:

  • Rates from $119 - $149
  • Valid through 12/21/15
  • Deluxe room accommodations
  • One large pizza with up to three toppings
  • One dozen cookies
  • One two-liter lemonade or soft drink of choice

The Renaissance Denver Hotel is conveniently located near some of the Mile High City’s top family destinations, including the Denver Zoo, Elitch Gardens, Pirates Cove Family Aquatic Center, and more. When the weather permits, join us on Friday evenings for our family dive-in movie nights! 

Visit our website now to reserve your accommodations at our Denver family-friendly hotel.

04/29/2015

Here’s Your Guide to Memorial Day Weekend in Denver!

Memorial Day Weekend in Denver

You won’t want to miss these festivals in Denver taking place during the holiday weekend.

The countdown to the three-day holiday weekend is getting shorter and shorter, and many are anticipating time off from work and school. Memorial Day Weekend in Denver is big, with many of the city’s most notable festivals taking place during this time every year. If you’ll be celebrating in the Mile High City, here are a few events you’ll definitely want to check out.

Denver Comic Con at Colorado Convention Center | May 23rd - 25th
Video game, comic, and pop culture junkies unite! Denver Comic Con and Literary Conference is a family-friendly event, providing fans an opportunity to meet and sit on panels featuring their favorite actors, illustrators, writers, and more. This year’s line-up includes Mitch Pieggi, David Morrissey, Garret Wang, and the casts of Animaniacs and King of Nerds. Step into the Pop Culture Classroom Laboratory with new activities for this year focusing on science, technology, engineering, art, and math.  

Denver Day of Rock on Araphoe St. and Curtis St. | May 23rd
Rock out in Denver during the holiday weekend! Denver Day of Rock features two stages and plenty of live musical acts of different genres. This year’s headliners are Mat Kearney and St. Paul and the Broken Bones. Giving back to the community is also a major part of this concert, and in the past, Denver Day of Rock has majorly benefitted the Food Bank of the Rockies and Love Hope Strength Foundation.  

Downtown Denver Arts Festival at Denver Performing Arts Complex | May 22nd - 24th, 2015
The top rated festival in Colorado, the Downtown Denver Arts Festival offers free fun, fine arts, and fine crafts. Admire clay, mixed media, photography, and other mediums of art created by artists from all over the Centennial State.  

This Memorial Day Weekend, active, reservist, and retired members of the armed forces, law enforcement, and firefighters can take advantage of the Renaissance Denver Hotel’s Salute to the Heroes rate! Our stunning facility is just minutes away from some of the best attractions and holiday festivities that the Mile High City has to offer.  

Book your stay for Memorial Day Weekend in Denver today!

04/22/2015

Attend Our Fiesta for Cinco de Mayo in Denver!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Denver with drink specials and fun activities at the Renaissance Denver Hotel.

Every year on the 5th of May, the people of Mexico and many in the United States celebrate the Mexico’s victory over France at the Battle of Pueblo. At the Renaissance Denver Hotel, we’ll be joining in on the fun, and we invite you to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Denver with us! 

Cinco de Mayo in DenverDownload Cinco De Mayo in Denver
May 5th, 2015 | 5 PM - 10 PM 
Elevate Lounge - Renaissance
Denver Hotel
 

Throughout the evening, well be serving up Mexican-inspired food and cocktails. Let your hair down and dance to incredible music or let your creative juices flow and participate in crafts. 

If you plan on visiting the Mile High City in the beginning of May, be sure to book your stay at the Renaissance Denver Hotel! Our facility offers close proximity to the Cinco de Mayo Denver festival and other events being held for the holiday at our nearby museums and galleries. 

We hope you will join us for Cinco de Mayo in Denver!

04/15/2015

Spend Mother’s Day in Denver with Us at the Renaissance Denver Hotel!

Treat mom to a spa day and Mother’s Day brunch in Denver at our hotel.

While it’s important to show mom how much you care all the time, Mother’s Day is the time to pull out all the stops to make her feel special. Let the Renaissance Denver Hotel help you pamper and celebrate mom with spa treatments and brunch. Join us for a memorable Mother’s Day in Denver!

Mother's Day in DenverMothers Day Brunch
Renaissance Denver Hotel
May 10th, 2015
$45.00 per person
Seniors (55 and older) 20% off
Children 12 & under - $15 

This year’s brunch features assorted pastries, chilled seafood, breakfast items, salads, and other cold items. Enjoy pasta, omelet, prime rib, and dessert stations, along with entrees that include herb grilled salmon with lemon butter, asparagus stuffed chicken with Creole cream, and vegetable selections. 

Our friends from Beauticontrol® will be on-hand, transforming an area of our hotel into a spa for mothers. Spa treatments are complimentary. 

Give mom the gift of a great time at the Renaissance Denver Hotel! Whether you choose one of our guest rooms or suites, mom will rest peacefully in one of our signature Renaissance Beds and enjoy our selection of premium cable and movie channels on our flat-screen TVs.  

We hope to see you on Mother’s Day in Denver!

04/08/2015

All Aboard the Platte Valley Trolley!

See some of Denver’s sights by taking a ride on a historic, open-air trolley car.

In the early 1900s, one of the ways people got around the Mile High City was by hopping on a trolley car. While the original route is no longer available, it is still possible to take a ride on an open-air “Breezer”. During the warmer months of Denver, go for a ride on the Platte Valley Trolley!

Platte Valley Trolley

Platte Valley Trolley at Confluence Park
Operated by Denver Tramway Heritage Society
May - October from Friday - Sunday
12 PM - 3:30 PM
Departs every 30 minutes 

From May through October, sightseers can take the Platte Valley Trolley on weekends out of Confluence Park. As you pass the Downtown Aquarium, Children’s Museum, and Sports Authority Field at Mile High, the trolley car operators will share interesting facts and inside scoop on nearby attractions. Outside of the regular season, trolleys are in service during Denver Bronco home games.

The Renaissance Denver Hotel is less than 15 minutes away from Confluence Park and other major Mile High attractions. During your stay, you’ll experience incredible views of the city with the mountains as its backdrop from one of our rooms or suites. When the day is done, you’ll sleep peacefully in one of our signature Renaissance Beds. 

Ride the Platte Valley Trolley on your next trip to Denver!

04/01/2015

Cinco de Mayo Denver - A Celebration of Mexican Culture

Enjoy traditional Mexican festivities in honor of the holiday Cinco de Mayo.

Mexican culture is big in Denver, and when one of the biggest cultural holidays of the year rolls around, it is celebrated in a big way. Join the Mile High City in commemorating Mexico’s independence at the Cinco de Mayo Denver festival! 

Cinco de Mayo Denver

Cinco de Mayo Denver Festival
Presented by Newsed Community Development Corporation
May 2nd & 3rd, 2015
Civic Center

Each year, the festival features a major parade, numerous contests, and plenty of live entertainment. Share your homemade salsa with the public in the Cinco de Mayo Challenge or stuff your face in the Que Bueno Taco Eating Contest. Watch Chihuahuas sprint in Jammin’ 101.5’s Chihuahua Races, along with traditional Mexican dancing, Latin musical performances, and more at the festivals three stages. 

After the festival, continue the fun at the Renaissance Denver Hotel! Visit our Elevate Lounge for Latin cocktails and other treats. We hope you will attend Cinco de Mayo Denver and learn more about Mexican culture.

03/25/2015

Opening Soon for the 2015 Season - Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park!

Add excitement to your spring and summer with thrill rides and entertainment at Denver’s most popular theme park.

Thrills and fun are headed your way this spring, summer, and fall in the Mile High City! Get ready to buckle up for the ride of a lifetime, hop on a tube, wave your hands in the air, and make great memories at Elitch Gardens. The theme and water park opens for the 2015 season this may! 

Elitch GardensAt Elitch Gardens, you’ll find a variety of rides for people of all ages and interests. Adrenaline junkies will love rides such as the Mind Eraser, Sidewinder, and Sling Shot. For those looking for more relaxed fun, a ride on the Observation Tower and Big Wheel will provide you with beautiful views of the Denver Skyline. Kids will have a blast letting their imaginations run wild on the Big Rig Trucking Co. and in the Goofy Gazebo

Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park
2015 Opening Day: May 2nd
2000 Elitch Circle Denver, CO 80204 

This year, the Elitch Gardens Water Park will open a brand new ride called Slidezilla, Colorado’s first hybrid water slide and winner of the International Amusement Parks and Attractions’ Best Water Attraction award in 2014. Dive-In Movies will also a big hit, with the Lego Movie and Big Hero 6 being part of the schedule. This year’s concert lineup features several Disney® stars, such as Debby Ryan of Jessie, Dove Cameron and Ryan McCartan from Liv and Maddie, and Sabrina Carpenter from Girl Meets World

Looking for a family-friendly hotel in the Mile High City? Join us at the Renaissance Denver Hotel! Our spacious accommodations provide plenty of room for kids to play and our eateries will satisfy even the pickiest little palates. Make a splash in one of our pools and if you’ll be joining us during the warmer months, be sure to join us in the evening for another dive-in movie. 

Make your family trip in Denver fun by visiting Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park!