Denver Startup Week 2018 Survival Guide

Food & Fun

Denver Startup Week 2018 Food and Fun
In the past decade, the front range has attracted a plethora of talented chefs, artisans, and restaurateurs. Denver boasts a growing list of great restaurants, coffee shops, bars, food trucks, etc. Here are our recommendations for mixing Denver’s dazzling culinary flavors into your week.



Denver’s many coffee shops are great for a quick jolt, getting some work done between sessions, or even getting those “Nice Meeting You” emails out. Here’s a list of the best spots in Denver that are close to all the DSW action.


Quick Bites

Want to grab lunch with a friend or new acquaintance? Need a quick bite in-between keynotes? The following spots are perfect for a meal on the go.


Fine Dining

You’re having a great conversation with a potential angel investor when she says, “Let’s grab dinner, I wanna hear more.” Lucky for you, there are places with the right atmosphere for talking shop all around you!


Parties, Nightlife and Fun

DSW isn’t all business. Denver knows how to party, too! Attend these events to de-stress and unwind after a day of learning and connecting.


Extra-Curricular Activities

Got an extra day in Denver? Here are some cultural activities to help you make the most of your visit to the mile high city.

  • Get outdoors! You’re only half an hour away from some of the most beautiful mountains in the country. AllTraills is great for finding spots to explore.
  • Experience the nightlife in the LoHi, Ballpark, and RiNo neighborhoods.
  • Explore the State Capitol and surrounding CapHill neighborhood.
  • Visit a museum, or one of Denver’s beautiful parks.
  • Go on a ghost tour of one of Denver’s haunted spots.
  • Stroll through the Denver Botanic Gardens.
  • Catch a show at Red Rocks amphatheatre, or just go visit!
  • Go to a Rockies game or take a tour of Coors Field.