Sheraton Denver Downtown now home to Hydroponic Garden
Submitted by Admin on Jun 17, 2013 - 10:13am
The Sheraton is now home to the first hydroponic vertical garden installation in the United States! Spanish architectural firm Urbanarbolismo crafted a living logo for the brand, which will be monitored from Spain via a computer network. The Mile High Gardening Conference, recently held at the hotel, raised funds for this soil-less installation displayed toward the 16th St Mall. The display will use Colorado perennials that are capable of withstanding the cold winter temperatures.
Read More to see a sneak preview of the budding display.
CONTEST ALERT: Win $100 this St. Patty's Weekend
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Mar 13, 2013 - 6:36pm
How's this for a cool way to spend St. Patty's Weekend? Win $100 and have your favorite St. Patrick's Day drink recipe featured at 16mix! Details below...
Good Luck, Drink Up, Erin go bragh!
Valentine's Day in Denver
Submitted by Admin on Feb 13, 2013 - 12:50pm
Tomorrow is Valentine's Day and Denver "LOVES" Valentine's Day! Want to impress your sweetheart? Check out these "Date Night" ideas from our friends at Visit Denver for the most romantic ways to spend this lovers' holiday.
A Flurry of Business at the SIA Snow Show
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Feb 07, 2013 - 4:15pm
The SnowSports Industries America (SIA) Snow Show descended upon the Mile High City on Jan. 31, attracting thousands of ski and snowboard industry professionals for four days. While the Colorado Convention Center transformed into a one-stop shopping spot for all the latest trends for on-mountain gear, local hotels such as the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel were happy to welcome thousands of out-of-town visitors making up the 19,000 attendees.
New Meetings in the Old West
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Jan 21, 2013 - 7:19pm
Meetings & Events
Looking for a room with a view? Then look no further than the Rocky Mountains. With spectacular views, plenty of space for meetings and events, and numerous options for team building exercises (and some personal downtime!), the options are endless.
Smart Meetings Magazine recently profiled Colorado and her neighbors for a piece aptly titled "New Meetings in the Old West." Naturally, the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel - the largest hotel in Colorado with the most meeting space - was prominently featured as an option for groups both large and small.
Park, Party, Ride, Stay & Cheer on the Denver Broncos at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Jan 07, 2013 - 3:41pm
On Saturday, January 12 the Denver Broncos will play their first playoff game against the Baltimore Ravens, and the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel will be abuzz with activity in the hotel's 16Mix Cocktail Lounge, 15/Fifty Restaurant, the Yard House and Kate Mullen's Irish Pub and Restaurant.
Father Woody's Christmas Party at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Dec 17, 2012 - 6:55pm
We're honored to host Father Woody's Christmas Party, which was held yesterday. The annual holiday tradition welcomed nearly 4,500 homeless and low-income families and individuals, and provided them with a free lunch, pictures with Santa, and presents. A great deal of gratitude goes out to our staff and the numerous volunteers who helped put this together - from cooking and serving food to collecting and organizing donated presents.
Things to do in Denver During the Holidays
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Dec 10, 2012 - 7:18pm
Looking for something to do in Denver over the holidays? Check out this great list of holiday events in town, from Santa at the Colorado Railroad Museum, the Colorado Ballet's rendition of the Nutcracker and White Christmas at Buell Theater to Trails of Light at the Botanic Gardens, Living Lights at the Butterfly Pavilion and Zoo Lights at the Denver Zoo.
Helping Families with the Ronald McDonald House
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Nov 28, 2012 - 2:02pm
The Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel is a long-time partner with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver, which offers a loving home away from home, at little to no cost, to families needing to be near their seriously ill or injured children while they're being treated at local hospitals.
If a room at the Ronald McDonald House in Denver or Aurora is not readily available when a family needs one, the Sheraton will provided temporary guestrooms on an as-needed basis while they wait.
Denver, Heart of the West
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Nov 20, 2012 - 4:32pm
Journalist Steve Winston was in Denver recently, and wrote about his experience visiting the Mile High City including a brief stay at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel - the largest in Colorado and convenient to everything, as it sits astride the 16th Street Mall.
Celebrating Denver Arts Week
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Nov 01, 2012 - 2:12pm
November is a great time to be living in (or visiting) Denver. It’s still warm enough to leave the jacket at home during the day, the resorts to the West are starting to ramp up for the winter, and there’s an endless supply of places to go and things to do – like Denver Arts Week!
Big Stars Attend Fashion Show at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
Submitted by Kathie Gonzalez on Oct 18, 2012 - 5:22pm
Some days it’s really tough to go to work…and not love every minute of it! One of those days was Oct. 13, when the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel was the center of a star-studded event for a great cause: the Global Down Syndrome Foundation Fashion Show – the single largest annual fundraiser benefitting people with Down syndrome.