A whirlwind of restaurant and bar additions, chef shuffles, and new culinary trends arrived on the Denver scene in 2017. Now, eager to embrace the celebration that accompanies the dawn of a new year, local restaurants, breweries, and bars are hosting a variety of raucous parties and rowdy festivities to ring in 2018. Organized from north to south, these 14 hotels, breweries, bars, and restaurants are ready to shake off 2017 and embrace the year to come.
Those looking for a classic and elegant evening can stay at the St. Julien Hotel & Spa in Boulder for a Caribbean-inspired affair, complete with live music and a balloon drop. Vail begins the party with a candlelit mountain descent, followed by fireworks, and a sit-down dinner with live music at Larkspur Events. Carbon Cafe & Bar embraces the bold and seductive at this year’s Kinky New Year’s Ball, while Fort Greene decks its halls in gold and isn't charging a cover. Partying parents can stop by Steuben’s Arvada or any Mici location for an early toast to 2018. Still looking for a dinner reservation? Stay tuned for our guide to dining out on New Year’s Eve.Read More