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5 reasons why denver is the perfect spot for your wedding

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If you already live in Denver or have had the pleasure of vacationing there, then we don’t need to tell you why it’s so great–you already know. But, for those of you who haven’t been and are looking for a cool wedding destination–allow us to explain why Denver, CO is quickly becoming one of our favorite spots for weddings.


Colorado Capitol Building in denver

Denver itself is one of the best reasons to have your wedding here. It's packed with one-of-a-kind attractions, trendy dining, and an awesome nightlife scene. You’ll be occupied in the days and moments leading up the “I do’s”, but your family and friends who are coming into town to celebrate will be looking for something to do. Denver (the city) has you covered. They’re so pumped about the couples flocking to The Mile High City to tie the knot, they’ve created an entire wedding resource page on the Visit Denver website. They’ve thought of everything, even sample itineraries for your guests! Now all that’s left to do is pop these babies into Canva, print them out, and add them to the welcome bag. You can also check out the official Denver events website Denver365.com for info on what else is going on in the city the week of the wedding. And the best part about making Denver part of your love story? Getting to come back and visit year after year for anniversaries and to reminisce your wedding day.


wedding with bridge and denver skyline in the background

In many ways, choosing a spot for your ceremony and reception is the toughest part of the wedding planning process. Fortunately, there are hundreds of incredible wedding venues in the Denver Metro Area for every type of event. Dozens of outdoor venues take advantage of Colorado's incomparable natural attractions. Or, explore the city's many grand ballrooms, with stunning mountain views and incredible service. Basically, in Denver, the sky's the limit. They’ll even help you find the right venue for you when you fill out this venue form or, email their in-house wedding expert at [email protected].


rooftop wedding in denver with skyline in the background

While picking the right location is definitely the biggest hurdle that couples face when planning a wedding, finding the right vendors (especially when you’re planning from afar) can be a struggle too. Thankfully, Denver boasts some of the best wedding vendors in the business. From photographers, caterers, and wedding planners to entertainment, videographers, and chauffeurs, there are hundreds to choose from. And while that prospect may seem intimidating, know that Denver will be there to help you every step of the way. They’ll help match you with reliable vendors that fit your vibe and your budget. Check out their Wedding Services Guide for a full list of vendors.


Little Man Ice Cream in denver

Denver's reputation as a foodie paradise is growing, and that means that you can treat your guests to the best food the city has to offer. Mile High City chefs are doing great things with locally grown ingredients, creating delectable dishes that will wow your guests. Once again, from the rehearsal dinner and reception to the farewell brunch, Visit Denver can put you in touch with a wide variety of caterers who are guaranteed to make the culinary aspect of your reception absolutely *chef’s kiss* perfect!


brown palace hotel wedding venue in denver

Not only will Visit Denver help you connect with venues, and vendors, and even help you secure hotel blocks–they’ll actually help you plan your wedding…FOR FREE! All you have to do is fill them in on your vision for your wedding, then they send those details to vendors in the area that are a good match for your big day.

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So what are you waiting for? You’re just one e-mail [[email protected]] away from having your wedding planned. Then all that’s left is to sit back and actually enjoy your engagement. Cheers!

Follow them @visitdenver on Instagram to see even more reasons to love the Mile High City.

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