After the sun sets and the glimmer of the city lights come alive, a different kind of Denver emerges. Boasting a colorful and extensive array of chic lounges, laid-back breweries, and pulsating clubs, the nightlife scene in downtown Denver has something for everyone.
So, whether you’re looking to just grab a cocktail and relax, toss back a few beers and go dancing, or head out for some late-night munchies, here are the top downtown Denver places to let your hair down.
And don’t worry too much about dress codes. Unlike other major cities with their velvet ropes and strict codes, Denver is a chill, craft beer loving town with a welcoming atmosphere.


Dance the Night Away


EXDO | 3500 Walnut St. |

Tracks features themed nights, great music, and live drag performances.

Visitors and locals love the “come one, come all” atmosphere.



LoDo | 1909 Blake St. |

Named “Best Dance Club in America” by Rolling Stone, Beta showcases famed DJ’s playing a wide spectrum of music—house, hip hop, techno, dubstep, and everything in-between.

The club features a massive main floor, Lounge area, and a 72,000-watt sound system.

Grab a Beer


Downtown | 1139 20th St.

Located in the heart of downtown Denver, Jagged is also the closest taproom to the Convention Center.

If you’re into yoga, check out their Breathe, Bend & Brew events, held on the last Sunday of each month.



Downtown | 1001 16th St.

Beer aficionados will love the variety of fermented offerings, all brewed on-site.

Unlike most other microbreweries, Rock Bottom features an innovative food menu to complement their beers.

Quirky Libations


Larimer Square | 1422 Larimer St.

Situated in the underbelly of Larimer, through a pie shop and behind a swinging door, Green Russel provides the quintessential Prohibition-era experience.

The mellow vibe is perfect for kicking back with a few cocktails and appetizers.


LoDo | 1500 Wynkop St.

Night owls into cocktails and crafts will love Upstairs Circus.

Open until midnight on weekends, patrons can get tipsy while working a on DIY project—like a wooden 6-pack carrier or custom leather hip flask.

After coming back from a night on the town, enjoy the comforts of the Curtis’ spacious accommodations with a warn Doubletree Hilton Cookie. View our hotel packages to make the most of your downtown Denver vacation!