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Prime season: May-Sept
Residents: 700 000
The city has a semi-arid continental climate zone, with 4 distinct seasons. Warm summers, nice spring and cold winter and autumn. This allows the best rooftop bars in Denver to stay open around 4-6 months every year during the summer.
Despite that the city has a lot of skyscrapers, the Denver roof terraces here are often located at restaurants on a quite low altitude.
A classic thing for the sky lounges in Denver is to have sports bar with live music, live sports and classic American food and beers. Most of the rooftops are quite casual and with now particular dress code or things like that.
If you like live sports, lots of different beers, classic American food as burgers, tacos and other street food, Denver is a very good city regarding places to drink with a view. The view is secondary here. More focus on the atmosphere and food/drinks.
Denver is the capital and the biggest city in the state of Colorado. With around 700 000 inhabitants, Denver ranks as the 19th most populous city in America. The city is located right between the Rocky Mountains to the west and the High Plains to the east, with some lovely views and landscape.