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March 2012

Savor the Flavors at Walking Food Tours in Denver

Foodies looking for a culinary experience in Denver can go behind the scenes at many top area restaurants by participating in walking food tours offered by companies like Culinary Connectors. Immerse yourself in the tastes, sights and sounds of beautiful Denver as you feast on restaurant specialties and enjoy the company of award-wining area chefs in an intimate group setting.

Weekly walking food tours like Savor the Flavors visit a handful of restaurants in various Denver neighborhoods. The April Savor the Flavors walking food tours visit the following:

April 6, 2012
South PearlPajama Baking Company, The Crushery, Kaos Pizzeria

April 13, 2012

Tejon The Pig & Block, Rosa Linda’s, Spuntino, The Cellar Wine Bar

April 20, 2012
Lodo - Lower Downtown Historic District

April 27, 2012

Highlands El Camino, Stella’s, Mondo Vino, Sushi Hai

Tours are two hours long, beginning at 3 pm. Tickets for Savor the Flavors walking tours in Denver are $39.00 and each tour accommodates up to a maximum of 12 guests. Culinary Connectors also host food tours in Aspen and Boulder as well as self-guided tours and restaurant tours. 

After you’ve tasted your way through your favorite Denver neighborhood, stroll over to the Renaissance Denver Hotel and put your feet up. At the Renaissance Denver Hotel, we provide relaxing overnight accommodations and our own scrumptious Denver eats at Vivace! Ristorante. Might we suggest the Sautéed Butternut Squash Ravioli? They’re delicious!

Watch the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field in Denver

With baseball fan’s counting the days until Opening Day 2012, many will flock to Coors Field in Denver to cheer on the home team. Take in a Colorado Rockies ballgame and watch your favorite players like Troy Tulowitzki swing for the fences while pitchers like Drew Pomeranz take the mound. 

The Colorado Rockies play their home opener on April 9, 2012 against the San Francisco Giants at Coors Field in Denver. See the Colorado Rockies play during an upcoming home game in April.

Colorado Rockies Home Games for April 2012

April 9, 11 & 12 vs. San Francisco Giants
April 13, 14 & 15 vs. Arizona Diamondbacks
April 16, 17 & 18 vs. San Diego Padres
April 27, 28 & 29 vs. New York Mets


Can’t make a home game but still want to check out Coors Field in Denver? Take a tour! Coors Field is open for tours Monday through Saturday during the baseball season. Get an insider's look at the
Colorado Rockies dugout, clubhouse, press box and concourse areas. Visit the Colorado Rockies website for more information on tours of Coors Field in Denver.

After a day at the ballpark, unwind at the Renaissance Denver Hotel – just 7 miles from Coors Field. Grab dinner and drinks at one of our on-site restaurants, Vivace! Ristorante or Elevate Lounge. Relax in our comfortable, well-appointed guest rooms, and enjoy our modern amenities like our pool and fitness center.

Pick Our Conference Facilities For Your Next Event in Denver

During our Pick Your Perks promotion, receive special discounts for choosing our conference facilities at the Renaissance Denver Hotel for your next event.

Book a meeting between March 1 and March 30, 2012 for your event to be held April 1 – December 31, 2012 and “pick your perks” based on total room nights contracted for the event.*

20-49 Room Nights - Pick 1 Perk
50-100 Room Nights - Pick 2 Perks
101-250 Room Nights - Pick 3 Perks
251-500 Room Nights - Pick 4 Perks

The Perks:
Triple Points for Meeting Planners
10 VIP Upgrades
15% Attrition
5% Rebate off of Master Total
1 Comp Room per 30 rooms contracted
Complimentary 1 Hour Cocktail Reception
One Free Future Day Meeting for up to 10 People Inclusive of Breaks & Lunch

The Grand Perk:
For any group that books over 500 Room Nights, add a free iPad for the Meeting Planner/Company in addition to 4 eligible perks.

Click to Download Pick Your Perks

Our certified event managers and modern conference facilities make the Renaissance Denver Hotel the perfect place for event planners in Denver to hold their next business function. With 30,000 square feet of event space, including our recently IACC certified Executive Meeting Center, the Renaissance Denver Hotel can accommodate a wide variety of corporate events and meetings.

Don’t miss this opportunity to Pick Your Perks! For more information on our conference facilities in Denver or to book your event, please visit our website, call 303-336-5207 or email We look forward to making your event a great success!

*Subject to availability. Not available with any other discounts, promotions or on previously contracted business. Complimentary reception includes beer, wine, Chef’s selection of hors d’oeuvres.

Explore Denver's Architecture & Design at Doors Open Denver

Doors Open Denver is an annual event providing visitors and locals alike the chance to explore the city and learn about Denver architecture and design. This event takes an inside look at Denver’s unique places, touring both historic and modern buildings.

 Doors Open Denver 2012
Theme: Denver Landmarks
April 14 - 15, 2012

The theme for the 8th annual Doors Open Denver is Denver Landmarks. A variety of sites are participating in Doors Open Denver 2012. Sites range from cultural and educational facilities, to offices, hotels, government buildings and retail spaces, along with art galleries and architectural firms. Visit the Doors Open Denver site for the full list of over 80 participating sites and Denver landmarks.

There is no cost to attend Doors Open Denver, hosted April 14-15, 2012. Those interested in Doors Open Denver can experience the event through: 

Take advantage of this rare opportunity to go behind-the-scenes at many of Denver’s architectural gems and hidden treasures. After you’re done exploring the sites and history of Denver, retreat to the Renaissance Denver Hotel. Relax in our well-appointed guest rooms and unwind with our upscale amenities and delicious on-site dining venues. The Renaissance Denver Hotel is just a few miles from many of the sites participating in Doors Open Denver.