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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Zoo
“We are about 10 min from the butterfly pavilion, which is a lovely little conservatory that you can go see hundreds of butterflies and other critters at.”
  • 47 locals recommend
Water Park
“One of the largest water parks in the US. Dozens and dozens of rides, wave pool with beach.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Food Court
“Flatirons Crossing pretty much has it all if you are needing to get some shopping done!”
  • 26 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Indoor mall and offers an outdoor area for special shops. Many restaurants and AMC movies too. The indoor mall is constructed with Colorado materials and looks like a gold mine.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Playground
“This shopping center has it all: Restaurants, clothing stores, Target, a movie theater, the list goes on and on.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Another option to hear some great music. This amphitheater has a combination of stadium and lawn seating.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Lake
“If you want to get out on water - Standley lake is about 15 min away and offers watercraft rentals for those who want to kayak, SUP or fish. It’s also a nice spot to just walk around the water, especially at sunset. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Brewery
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“This is one of our favorite local breweries. They have an awesome selection of beers and although they don't have a restaurant - they do usually have a food truck parked outside and fabulous patio seating.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Make sure to call ahead on the weekends to check wait times, but it is worth the wait!”
  • 16 locals recommend
Arcade
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“Small amusement park with mini golf, go-karts, bumper boats, laser tag and more. Only about 25 minutes away.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“Rooftop bar with a gorgeous view of the mountains. Great place to watch the sunset behind the mountains while. Drinks are OK. It's the view and setting that make this a nice experience. They have Happy Hour M-Sat 3-7pm. $3 off all starters, $2 off liquor and house wine, $1 off all beers. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“A local favorite for very creative & tasty breakfast and brunch menu items. Often there is a line....I've heard people say "best breakfast burrito" and "best waffles" ever. They have GF options. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Fantastic Mexican food, they have their own brand of what they call "Colorado Mex!" Casual place...always super busy during lunch and dinner. Loud but fun and enjoyable.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Golf Course
“If you’re tired from hiking all day or taking day trips out - Adventure Golf & Raceway is just down the street and is fun for all ages. They have elaborate putt putt courses with sound effects and lighting and real create a fun atmosphere. They also have obstacle courses and go kart racing and are just a low key way to spend an evening out. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Kachina is an upscale Hispanic restaurant with great flavors. They serve tacos on “pillow tortillas” that are soft and delicious. They also have some great margarita and cocktail options. They’re attached to the Westin hotel in Westminster and are close to shopping. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Concerts and other events held regularly, only about 10 minutes or so away.”
  • 11 locals recommend