Memorial Day Weekend & Events near Westminster, CO
Memorial Day Weekend & Events near Westminster, CO

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with Denver Marriott Westminster For many, Memorial Day weekend in Denver marks the beginning of summer festivities. After months of snow and cold rain, the warmer days and pleasantly cool nights are perfect for spending time outdoors. With the water parks scheduled to reopen during the final weekend of May, it’s time to pack-up your winter wardrobe and bring back the sandals, shorts, and sundresses. Memorial Day Events Following is a list of Memorial Day events you can enjoy. Concerts Denver Day of Rock This family-friendly block party features 2 dozen free rock concerts. There are also beer gardens and a delicious variety of foods. The festival helps raise funds for Amp the Cause, a non-profit organization that improves the livelihood of children. The event is free, but VIP tickets are available at a cost of $250. VIP’s get exclusive access to one of five lounges. Enjoy hosted catering and an open bar. When: May 27 Where: 16th Street Pedestrian Mall Time: 2:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers This iconic band celebrates their 40th anniversary tour. If you plan on going, get your tickets now! When: May 29-30 Where: Red Rocks Amphitheatre […]

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Winter Activities in Westminster

Spend the Winter in Westminster Colorado is picture-perfect for those who crave amazing things to do in the wintertime. There are countless Westminster winter sports, like skiing near Denver, snowboarding and snow tubing. At the Denver Marriott Westminster, you can kick back and enjoy all the best winter activities. It’s no secret that Coloradans love the outdoors. So, let’s look at what people are up to when Jack Frost comes around. Top Winter Activities in the Area In 2016, U.S. News said Denver was the “best place to live in America.” From sunny skies to perfect powder and the best outdoor winter activities, there are many reasons to smile while you’re here. Firstly, the Denver Marriott Westminster is the favorite place to stay among hotels all year ‘round, but especially during the winter. Now, try to choose from all the amazing things to do nearby. You can also talk to our concierge for directions and advice. Skiing: For skiing near Denver, the choices are top-notch and many. There is Eldora Mountain Resort, Loveland Ski Resort, Breckenridge Ski Resort, Keystone Mountain, Copper Mountain Ski Resort (with great snow tubing for kids and adults), and Winter Park. Snowboarding: If you’re a fan, […]

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Holiday Parties in Westminster

Holiday & Event Venues in Westminster It’s the most wonderful time of the year! You’ve worked hard, and now it’s time to celebrate with coworkers and associates on a job well done. Whether you’re looking for a corporate event venue or searching among holiday party venues for the perfect place to host a private seasonal function, we’ve got you covered. The Denver Marriott Westminster is ideally situated between downtown Denver and Boulder. With the breathtaking Colorado Rocky mountain views, our hotel is the perfect destination to celebrate the holidays with both co-workers and friends. Plan Your Holiday Party with Denver Marriott Westminster It’s easy to plan a successful holiday party everyone will rave about when you’re with us. We offer: A complimentary professional Event Manager to assist you with your group event and a dedicated staff who are experts at making your event the highlight of the year Gorgeous holiday décor throughout the hotel and event space An upscale 8,250 square foot ballroom Elegant holiday party venues available at our hotel, with over 12,000 feet of flexible event space options, tailored to meet your needs Exceptionally discounted hotel rates, along with your holiday party, for associates to enjoy a night […]

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Spend a Weekend in Westminster

When it comes to weekends, we want them to be nothing less than spectacular. We offer spacious accommodations, great weekend packages and savings, complimentary amenities, and concierge recommendations to make sure you hit all the local hotspots. There’s an endless list of wonderful things to do in Westminster, CO. You’ll be near the best of Colorado: Denver, Boulder, and Golden. So, plan ahead and come for the weekend. With our mild, dry and sunny climate, it’s a good bet you’ll enjoy Colorado’s Rocky Mountain beauty at its best. SUGGESTIONS: Are you a thrill-seeker? Save on exciting weekend deals with our Colorado Adventure Package Hike The Flatirons, with gorgeous views of the Rocky Mountains surrounding you; novice or challenging trails available Go horseback riding in the Wild West with nature’s beauty around Estes Park, Denver, Boulder, and Golden; for beginner or advanced riders Colorado is the place for whitewater rafting. There are easy tours for the family, and extremely turbulent rapids for those who crave adventure Kids love excitement, too! At Elitch Gardens Theme Park, there are 53 rides, including looping roller coasters; Check out our Elitch Gardens Theme Park package Are you a nature lover? Have a romantic picnic or […]

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Experience Homecoming Week at CU Boulder

It’s that time of year again. Football season has started! Of course, that could only mean one thing…Get ready for an exciting weekend of tailgating, football and reunions. Get ready to cheer on the home team at Homecoming 2016 at the University of Colorado Boulder! Forever Buffs, families and friends: Get ready for 3 days of fantastic events. There’s something for everyone. Spend a fun-filled day with faces you haven’t seen in far too long. After, come back to Denver Marriott Westminster and relax in comfort and style. October 13-15, 2016 promises a whirlwind of activities, so don’t miss out. The top 6 things you won’t want to miss at CU Boulder Homecoming 2016: Alumni Awards Ceremony Dinner: October 13th: Honor prestigious alums with a meet-and-greet, live music and dinner. Group Reunions: Reconnect with old friends. Various groups plan get-togethers with help from The CU Boulder Alumni Association. Alumni BBQ and Buffs on Tap: Friday, October 14th: Learn from the master alum brewers within the region and sample their frothy ales. Buffs Bash, Homecoming Parade and Pep Rally: Friday Night, October 14th: Rev up your team spirit and join the parade on the Pearl Street Mall. CU athletes will host […]

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Gear up for Boulder Ironman

Get Ready For Boulder Ironman Limits are pushed and goals are crushed when participants launch into the Boulder Ironman. This cream of the crop triathlon is no cake walk even for seasoned veterans. The event involves three grueling phases that push contestants to the limits of their physical capabilities. And you couldn’t find a better spot for the race than Boulder. Spectators and participants come from all around the world to take advantage of the Rocky Mountain location and beautiful summer weather. Up here where the air is thinner, endurance and strength are truly put to the test in an event that redefines what it means to be an athlete. Taking place on August 7th, the race is launched with a 2.4-mile swim held at the Boulder Reservoir where water temperatures tend to hover in the 70s. Although it seems simple being a one-loop course, it is just the beginning of the grueling race. The second stage of the Ironman is the bike race. Boulder is conveniently situated outside the Mile-High City of Denver nestled in the Rocky Mountains. There is no lack of breathtaking views. The bike race features a 112-mile loop, allowing cyclists to tread where world champion […]

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Back to School at CU Boulder

Back to School at CU Boulder Crisp air, changing leaves, and cooler weather are indicative of the end of summer and beginning of fall – which also means it’s time to start thinking about heading back to school. University of Colorado Boulder is sponsoring a variety of fall welcome events for students this year. Incoming students from across the country look forward to a great variety of welcome events for students and their families. Some of these events include: Move-In Week Talent Show Orientation Day Welcome BBQ Carnivale UMC Fall Fest Campus Tour Game Nights Family/Parents’ Weekend These are just a few of the many different events sprinkled throughout the fall semester. Various classes and programs are also available for students and family to participate in to get a taste of what life at CU Boulder is like. Move-In Week starts on August 14th this year and Family/Parents’ Weekend is September 29th-October 2nd. Move-In Week features essential information for every incoming student. It is a time to bond with new roommates and make new friends with other fresh faces on campus. Every hall has its own move-in schedule, so be sure to check the university website to ensure you make […]

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Top Theme Parks

Spend a Summer Day at a Denver Theme Park The Ideal Hotel Near Multiple Attractions During your stay at the Denver Marriott Westminster, be sure to take advantage of your close proximity to the many theme parks and water parks that are popular in the area. Whether you are enjoying the heat of a summer in Denver or you have a child or family who is begging to get on the bumper cars, water slides or other thrill rides, you will find there is something for everyone at these parks, conveniently located a short drive from the Marriott Westminster. Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park A classic blend of both theme and water parks, Elitch Gardens is one of the most popular attractions for families visiting the Denver area. Concerts, shows and other events keep Elitch Gardens hopping throughout the season. Whether you choose to go for the roller coasters, swinging rides, or thrill drops on one side of the park, or the slides, waterfalls and pools on the other, Elitch Gardens is sure to please. With the purchase of a pass to the theme park, admission to the Kingdom Island Water Park area is free from Memorial Day until […]

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Hotels in Westminster CO Near Colorado Sparkler Tournament

Watch the Sparkler Tournament in Westminster CO If you’re ready to try your hand at some fastpitch softball or maybe just watch an exciting sports tournament here in Westminster CO, come to town for the Colorado Sparkler Tournament. This exciting demonstration of skill and athleticism is coming to the Denver area just in time for the Fourth of July holiday. Join thousands of college softball fans from around the world and support your favorite team. When you’re deciding on a hotel in Westminster CO to choose for your stay, the Denver Marriott Westminster, one of the lodging partners of the event, is the perfect place to rest up between games. Triple Crown Sparkler Tournament The official tournament runs from June 27th until July 3rd. Day one features a series of showcase games at the Christopher Sports Complex. The tournament continues throughout the week at various athletic fields around the area such as Big Dry Creek, Brighton High School Field, Carroll Butts Park, Pioneer Park and many others. The final games of the tournament are played elimination style at the end of the week, ending in the championship game on Sunday, July 3rd. And when there is no softball being played, […]

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Hotels Near Macklemore Concert at 1st Bank Center

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Concert at 1st Bank Center You’ve got your tickets, and you’re ready for the Macklemore and Ryan Lewis concert at the 1st Bank Center. Make the weekend extra special with a stay at the Denver Marriott Westminster while you explore the local Colorado area. When you are looking for hotels near the 1st Bank Center, the Denver Marriott Westminster gives you a front row seat to the best of Denver’s exciting nightlife and restaurant scene. As you get ready for one of the premier hip hop music events of the year, you can spend even more time feeling the great rhythm and beat of good music by enjoying the Boulder area’s many music venues and nightlife scenes. If you want to get a sense of the flavors of Denver, try some of the best culinary experiences within the state of Colorado. When you’re ready to end the party each night, come back to a conveniently located hotel room at the Denver Marriott Westminster. Enjoy comfortable amenities, a variety of on-site food options and many choices for fitness fanatics, such as the hotel gym and an outdoor running trail adjacent to the hotel. Hotels Near 1st Bank […]

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