Exploring Denver on a Budget

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Throughout the city, there are countless attractions and activities that don’t cost a dime. Hike around the sandstone monoliths at Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre or take a stroll through the Golden Triangle Creative District. Plus, check out these delicious but budget-friendly places to dine.

Sustainability Activity
Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado

Participate in a project with Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado.

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Lunch
Avanti Food & Beverage
Situated in Denver's popular LoHi neighborhood, Avanti Food & Beverage is a modern day food hall featuring an eclectic mix of affordably priced…
Activity
Dikeou Collection

The Dikeou Collection is a Contemporary Art Collection in downtown Denver that was established in 1998 by siblings, Devon Dikeou and Pany Dikeou…

Dinner
Denver Milk Market
Denver Milk Market is an all-local mix of takeaway and dine-in restaurants and bars run by Colorado chef Frank Bonanno.
Activity
RiNo Art District

Located just north of Downtown Denver, RiNo includes a remarkable concentration of creative businesses, including architects, art galleries,…

Lodging
Hostel Fish

Hostel Fish is Denver's upscale boutique hostel, nestled in the heart of downtown. Design-centered and high-end amenities provided, we offer…

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2
Breakfast
Sam's No. 3

Our menu is loaded with award-winning choices for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Whether you choose one of our many specialty omelets or a…

Activity
Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre and Visitor Center

It took 300 million years to create Denver's most scenic attraction and once you view this internationally known amphitheatre, you'll understand…

Lunch
Great Divide Brewing Company
Brews some of the globe's most balanced, yet assertive and flavorful beers.
Activity
Union Station

Every detail of our stunning Great Hall space pays homage to a pioneer spirit while embracing a truly modern sensibility. Whether you're looking…

Dinner
Adrift Tiki Bar
Enjoy an exotic getaway in the heart of Denver, with island-inspired craft cocktails and Polynesian and Caribbean fare.
Activity
Tattered Cover Book Store - Colfax Ave.

Locally owned bookstore and Colorado landmark with 4 locations.

Lodging
Hostel Fish

Hostel Fish is Denver's upscale boutique hostel, nestled in the heart of downtown. Design-centered and high-end amenities provided, we offer…

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3
Dinner
The Denver Central Market

Denver Central Market brings a gourmet food emporium and community meeting place to the heart of Colorado's capital city.

Activity
Colorado State Capitol
Free tours are offered 10am to 3pm Monday through Friday. Walk-ins are welcome. Reservations are required only if you are planning to tour the…
Lunch
Steuben's

Steuben's is a Denver restaurant recreating American regional classics.

Activity
Denver Mint
Learn the rich history of the United States Mint and how we produce billions of coins each year for the American public with a free, guided tour of…
Breakfast
Leven Deli
Leven is a modern take on traditional favorites, with roots stemming from all types of American Deli including Jewish, Italian, and Mediterranean.
Activity
Studt's Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze
We are a family farm. Studt's has a u-pick pumpkin patch, two corn mazes, a petting zoo, hay rides, educational field trips, and numerous other farm…
Lodging
Hostel Fish

Hostel Fish is Denver's upscale boutique hostel, nestled in the heart of downtown. Design-centered and high-end amenities provided, we offer…