The secret is out. Downtown Denver is one of the best places to live in the country. Denver is still relatively inexpensive compared to other big cities, has incredible weather, boasts quick access to outdoor recreation and was just voted the #1 place in the nation for businesses and careers by Forbes Magazine. Have we convinced you to move here yet? If not, check out 3 amazing can’t-miss events that you can only find in Denver:
- The Great American Beer Festival- The GABF is the probably the most anticipated craft beer event in the world. Tickets generally sell out in 5-10 minutes. According to the GABF website, “Each year, GABF represents the largest collection of U.S. beer ever served, in a public tasting event plus a private competition.” If you love beer, you can’t miss the GABF.
- The Denver Post Underground Music Showcase- Often referred to as the little sister of SXSW, The UMS and over 400 bands take over Denver’s Baker district every July. If you want to catch the best music in Denver, don’t miss it.
- The High Plains Comedy Festival- The High Plains Comedy Festival is held each August in Denver. It features a mix of local and national comics in venues throughout the city—with a special emphasis on the historic Baker neighborhood surrounding South Broadway. High Plains has quickly gained a reputation as one of the most talent-packed and fun-filled Festivals in the country.
With mortgage rates at all time lows and the traditional Fall slowdown of the housing market, now could very well be the best time to move into your Denver home.