Dubbed “the city nestled between the mountains and reality”, Boulder is a college town with big city amenities and convenience. Located 28 miles north-west of Downtown Denver and 44 miles from the International Airport, Boulder is a convenient location for national and international guests alike looking for a smaller city offering unique arts and culture, and an array of restaurants and accommodation options as well as outdoor activities. Based at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, amidst the famous Flat Irons and a short drive to Rocky Mountain National Park, Boulder, home to the University of Colorado and rated the “#1 Sports Town in America” by Outside Magazine, offers the best of both the metropolitan area and the mountain region. With 200 miles of public hiking and biking trails and approximately 43,000 acres of open space, there is plenty of room to roam.
For your next event, Boulder offers a wide variety of meeting spaces and conference facilities, whether your group is 10 or 400 – indoors or out. Known for its large presence without the big city hype, Boulder is now home to many big businesses including IBM, Ball Aerospace, and Google. And with over 2000 guest rooms and banquet facilities,there is an accommodation for nearly every group. With complimentary support from the Boulder Convention & Visitors Bureau, Boulder can cater to your needs – big or small.
Boulder is home to many special events throughout the year, including the Colorado Music Festival, Benefit Concerts and Farmers Markets, the Open Arts Fest, Bands on the Bricks, Fall Festival, St. Nick on the Bricks, and Lights of December Parade. Not to mention the many sporting events the University has to offer including Pac 12 Buffs Football . As well, touring one of the many Microbreweries provides thirst quenching entertainment. If you’re looking for big city convenience with a one of a kind atmosphere in a unique setting, Boulder is the place for you.