Things to Do in Downtown Denver


Surrounded by the city’s best dining, shopping, and entertainment, downtown Denver is your gateway to experiencing everything the Mile High City has to offer. Located on 16th Street Mall, easily navigate to top attractions, including nearby Union Station, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, and the Pepsi Center during your stay at our Denver downtown Marriott.

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Fitness Center

Courtyard Fitness Center

Energize your morning workout and visit the fitness center at our hotel in downtown Denver!

100-Year-Old Historic Landmark

Union Station

Home to an eclectic array of the best shopping, dining, and entertainment in the Mile High City, Union Station is a vibrant gathering place in the heart of the city. Sample food from some of Colorado's award-winning chefs, discover curated local retail, and take in every detail of the stunning and historic Great Hall at this 100-year-old historic landmark in downtown Denver. 

Union Station

Mile High Entertainment 

Pepsi Center

A multi-purpose entertainment arena located in downtown Denver, the Pepsi Center is home to the Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, and Colorado Mammoth. Throughout the year, the Pepsi Center hosts more than 225 events, including sporting events, concerts, family shows, and special events. 

Pepsi Center

The shopping capital of the Rocky Mountain region, Denver is home to an abundance of local and national retailers. From the Denver Pavilions and Larimer Square in downtown, Cherry Creek North and Cherry Creek Shopping Center, Antique Row, Highlands Square, and the South Broadway Shopping District, the Mile High City is a shopper's paradise.  


One of the top dining destinations in the nation, Denver boasts a long list of award-winning chefs and restaurateurs. From farm-to-table bistros to bustling food halls, downtown Denver offers a variety of excellent dining options to choose from, including nearby favorites like Dazzle Jazz, Guard and Grace.


From world-class museums, unique art districts, and numerous professional sports teams, Denver has thriving art, culture, and entertainment scene. Whether you’re looking to spend an afternoon at the nearby Denver Art Museum, cheer on the Denver Nuggets at the Pepsi Center, or stroll through the Santa Fe Arts District, downtown Denver is your gateway to the city’s best entertainment options. 

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