News

Snowmass Tourism Expands Special Events Team

Julie Hardman Joins Snowmass Tourism as Special Events Manager; Kiesha Techau Promoted to Groups & Events Manager    Snowmass, Colo., (June 9, 2017) – Today, Snowmass Tourism is pleased to announce the expansion of the Snowmass Tourism Special Events Team. Julie Hardman joins Snowmass Tourism as the new Special Events Manager, while Kiesha Techau, a… Read more »



The Westin Riverfront honored with 2017 Smart Meetings Smart Stars Award

AVON, Colo. (June 7, 2017) – The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain is thrilled to announce that it has been honored with a 2017 Smart Stars Award from Smart Meetings Magazine as a “Best Mountain/Ski Hotel.” Now in its sixth year, the prestigious awards platform honors meeting planners’ premier choices for hotels,… Read more »



Summer Is Heating-Up In Colorado With New Events, Unparalleled Adventures, Unique Lodging Offerings, Culinary Delights And More

To read this press release, click here. DENVER (February 27, 2017) – “Colorado is gearing up for an unforgettable summer filled with new offerings for visitors. From cutting-edge activities, such as Vail Resorts’ innovative Epic Discovery expanding to Breckenridge and the new Colorado National Park Tour, to exciting hotel and restaurant openings and unique packages… Read more »



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 »



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 »



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 »



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!



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 »