LIV for Local Flavors: South MetroAmanda Molitor
Denver’s South Metro area is one of the fastest growing and most popular communities in the Greater Metropolitan Area. Located between Colorado Springs and the City of Denver, this collection of neighborhoods boasts plenty of fun restaurants, exciting happenings, and trendy shopping options to explore. Here are some must-do items on your next trip to South Metro.
Fly Through the History of Aviation
The sky is the limit at Wings Over the Rockies! This immersive aviation attraction gets you up-close and personal with some of the inner workings and history of flight. Take a look at wide range of different aircrafts suspended from the hanger ceiling, learn about the future of aviation and the experience the magic of flight for yourself. Put yourself in the pilot’s seat by trying a realistic flight simulators, listing to the communications from the air traffic control tower at the Centennial Airport, and more!
Grab Burgers and Brews at Rockyard Brewing
As the longest-running brew pub in Douglas County, Rockyard knows a thing or two about creating craft beers and all of the pub-style bites that you’ve been craving. Rockyard’s beers have won medals at many prestigious beer competitions including the Great American Beer Festival, World Beer Cup and the Colorado State Fair. If you stop in, be sure to try the Primadonna, which won the gold medal at the World Beet Cup in 2018. This beer is a German-style pilsner brewed with 100% German Malted Pilsner and 100% German grown hops. Pair it with the one of the flavor-packed burger for a satisfying lunch in South Metro.
Put Your Brain Power to the Test
Up for a challenge? Test your puzzle solving skills at Clue Room Colorado, where you can prove your quick-thinking ability in a head-scratching escape room. You and your friends or family can choose from a variety of themed room in which you’ll be locked in until you can complete a series of puzzles to escape. This is a great way to spend an afternoon, exercise your brain, and have a few laughs as you plot your get away.
Savor a Delicious Dinner at Sierra
Treat yourself to an upscale dining experience at Sierra, in Lone Tree. Here, you’ll find delicious dishes ranging from American classics to Southwestern-inspired creations. It’s unclear what’s more impressive, the food or the ambiance. Set atop a hill within the RidgeGate community, this restaurant offers a fun setting to sit back, relax, and share a meal with good company.