Tuesday, June 20, 2023
Denver, the capital city of Colorado, is located at the base of the Rocky Mountains and enjoys over 300 days of sunshine yearly – beating the Sunny San Diego. Located exactly one mile above the sea level, Denver is known as the Mile High City. An advanced convention centre, international airport, easily accessible downtown, thousands of hotel rooms and its central location make Denver one of the most sought meeting destinations.
Colorado Convention Centre
The Colorado Convention Centre (CCC) is a multi-purpose convention centre situated in Downtown Denver, Colorado. Spread over 2,200,000 square feet, (total space) it is currently the 12th largest convention centre in the U.S. In 2017, it had hosted 231 events welcoming 946,881 attendees.
The centre includes 60+ meeting rooms, two large ballrooms and a 5,000-seat theatre. The en plein air terraces provide astonishing views of the Rocky Mountain and Denver skylines.
The Colorado Convention Centre team is committed to the core values of mindfulness, integrity, transparency and accountability. It is the first venue to get certification which meets the ASTM Environmentally Sustainable Meetings, Events, Trade Shows and Conferences (E2774-11).
The centre amalgamates professionalism and ease by incorporating the advanced computer and networking technologies. Fiber Optic Network and wireless internet connections in every nook and corner of the Colorado Convention Centre offer guests the ease of business and communication.
Visitors can easily walk from the Colorado Convention Centre to over thousands of hotel rooms, 300 restaurants, 9 theatres of the Denver Performing Arts Complex, Denver’s nightlife avenues and a wide variety of shopping and retail outlets.
Other than the Colorado Convention Centre, there are hundreds of meeting spaces available in hotels, museums, vineyards, theatres and other event places catering to varied convention needs ranging from 10 to 1000s.
Denver is merely 340 miles from the exact centre of the continental U.S. and is well-connected to every part of the county. Denver International Airport connects the travellers to other global destinations. Denver International Airport passenger numbers hit a record of 61.4 million in 2017 which was 5.3 percent rise from 2016.
Two major interstate highways, four AMTRAK passenger trains and interstate connectivity through motor coaches keep Denver on the forefront of business and leisure. The visitors have the option to travel around by shuttle, taxis or skyride.
The new SAP Concur – Hipmunk travel and expense data 2017 showed that the bleisure trips in 2017 increased by 20% in comparison to the previous year.
State-of-the art convention centre, widely distributed connectivity, thousands of hotel rooms and cultural and sport activities make Denver a popular destination for conferences, meetings and large events.