Left Hand Brewing Company to Open Taphouse in RiNo

Left Hand Brewing Company announced today it will open a 7,500-square-foot taphouse next-door to Mission Ballroom in early 2022. The new venue will be part of Westfield Company’s North Wynkoop development, a 14-acre mixed use project at the north end of Brighton Boulevard. “We’ve been eager to open an outpost in Denver, and it’s no secret …


Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row Breaks Ground in LoDo

Dierks Bentley’s Whiskey Row broke ground this week at 1942 Market St., the former site of Lodo’s Bar and Grill. The American gastropub is the fourth of the franchise and the first location outside of Bentley’s home state of Arizona and his current home state of Tennessee. Opening day is scheduled for late 2021. …

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Industry Veterans Launch Hospitality Management Company

Hospitality industry veterans Chris Manley, formerly with Stonebridge Companies, and Jeff Blackman, founder and president of Bedford Lodging, have launched hotel management company Five Senses Hospitality Management. Focused on careers, guests and owners within the hotel management industry, Five Senses Hospitality manages the day-to-day operations of hotel properties for existing …


Beer Spa Opening in Denver’s Five Points

A new spa concept is set to open this week in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood. Beer Spa by Snug, a modern, beer-centric  day spa, includes four private Beer Therapy Rooms and a high-tech relaxation lounge, alongside a ten-tap self-pour taproom. Owners and husband-and-wife team, Jessica French and Damien Zouaoui decided to collaborate …


New Sports Entertainment Experience to Open at McGregor Square

Denver’s sports fans rejoiced this week at the news that Tom’s Watch Bar, the new sports watching entertainment experience,  will open a new Denver location at McGregor Square. The new location will feature a giant stadium screen, 360° viewing room with over 100 screens, signature cocktails, dozens of craft beers, as …


Sheraton Denver Downtown Unveils Transformation

By Katie Rapone, editor Last week, Sheraton Denver Downtown officially revealed its impressive $80 million renovation, which included a full-scale renovation of its guest rooms, lobby, public and meeting spaces. The completion of the renovation will forever change the face of the hotel and Denver’s iconic 16th Street Mall. The hotel is among …


Steak Frite Restaurant Seeks Space in Denver

Medium Rare Restaurant Group, an award-winning Washington, D.C.-based hotspot for steak frite lovers, is actively searching for restaurant space in affluent, high-density residential neighborhoods in Denver, as part of a national expansion to more than 26 new cities. The 2,700-3,000-square-foot location should be in an existing restaurant space (conversion), which requires little …


Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2021: ULI Report

By Katie Rapone, editor Mile High CRE The Urban Land Institute’s Emerging Trends in Real Estate® 2021 report highlights the trends shaping the real estate industry. The report, which includes proprietary data and insights from more than 1,600 leading real estate industry experts, explores how COVID-19 accelerated many existing trends …


East West Hospitality Acquires Vail Valley’s Peak Resort Services

Adding to its extensive management portfolio, Colorado’s East West Hospitality has acquired Peak Resort Services, which manages the Vail Valley’s Lodge at Lionshead. The news follows last month’s announcement that East West Hospitality was awarded the management contract for The Charter at Beaver Creek in Beaver Creek Village. The Lodge at Lionshead …


Denver Hotel Brand to be Acquired by Boston Hotel Company for $90M

Denver-based RLH Corporation (NYSE: RLH), parent company of Red Lion hotels, is to be acquired by Boston-based Sonesta International Hotels Corporation (“Sonesta”), in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $90 million. “We are excited about unlocking shareholder value through this all-cash transaction with Sonesta,” said R. Carter Pate, Chairman of RLH. “After …