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Estes Park: #2 Best in Travel

By Time Magazine: “THIS LOW-KEY TOWN NESTLED AT THE FOOT OF THE ROCKIES offers an authentic—and affordable—mountain adventure. Airfares to Denver International Airport, about 75 miles away, come in at $200, according to Hopper, more than $100 below the national average. On the ground, visitors have easy access to exciting but not expensive adventures, starting… Read more »



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IMEX America

Destination Colorado has exhibited at IMEX since it’s inception, and we look forward to returning in 2017 with 18 exhibitors!  If you are a supplier who would like to join us in 2018, budget $3900 per exhibitor and contact stacy.daeffler@destinationcolorado.com. Our 2017 exhibiting members include: AlpineAccess Aspen CVB Aspen Snowmass Beaver Run Resort & Conference… Read more »



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Five Ways to Tie Your Summer Meeting into a Breckenridge Event

Breckenridge, Colorado is known as a festival town, and there’s no better way to share the local experience to attendees than by tying your meeting to an upcoming event. Town’s summer festival season kicks off in June with great values and themes ranging from arts to cycling. Unique amenities with WAVE: Light + Water +… Read more »



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Best of 2017

Check out photos from the magazine’s Best of Colorado awards and MIC’s Educational Conference and Trade Show during Colorado’s Meetings Week in mid-March!



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Download Our Free 2017 Meeting Planner Guidebook

Destination Colorado is a statewide association of more than 120 companies targeting meeting planners and incentive buyers. Our members include destination marketing organizations (DMO’s) lodging properties, resorts, conference centers, destination management companies (DMC’s), activity companies, ground transportation companies and more. Our Meeting Planner Guidebook includes a listing of all of our members. Use it as… Read more »







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Colorado’s Realize Planning Kicks Off 2017 with Growth & Changes

Colorado’s Realize Planning Kicks Off 2017 with Growth & Changes New name and website, additional office and growing staff propels DMC WINTER PARK, Colorado (January 9, 20917) — Realize Planning, a destination management company (DMC) that covers the state of Colorado, is kicking off an exciting 2017 with a name change, second office, new website and… Read more »



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Destination Colorado Recognizes Industry Leaders with Peak Performer of the Year Awards

Destination Colorado Recognizes Industry Leaders with Peak Performer of the Year Awards FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ellen Collins, CMP and Devil’s Thumb Ranch Distinguished for Outstanding Contributions December 12, 2016, Colorado …Destination Colorado, a member-based association that caters to meeting planners and incentive buyers by bringing group business to Colorado, is pleased to announce its Peak… Read more »



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Events and festivals in Palisade in 2017

Here is the list of all of the major events and festivals in Palisade in 2017! Barrel Tastings: April 29th and 30th ; May 20th and 21st Honeybee Festival: April 8th Brews and Cruise: May 6th Gran Fando: June 3rd Bluegrass Festival: June 9th – 11th Lavender Festival: July 7th-9th Peach Festival: August 17th-20th Winefest:… Read more »