Fun Things to do in South Denver

Posted By Zoe Scott on 1/12/16 3:40 PM


South Denver is comprised of several standalone communities where you can find beautiful apartments (such as Vela Meridian) and all the amenities and entertainment you need. Whether you're looking to relocate to Lone Tree, Parker, Denver Tech Center, Meridian or Englewood, you might be surprised at just how many fun things there are to do and see in South Denver!

Activities in Lone Tree, Parker, Meridian and Englewood

Lone Tree is a vibrant community that connects to central Denver and other parts of Colorado via bus and light rail service available through the Regional Transportation District. Parker, now home to more than 50,000 residents, has experienced a population explosion over the last 20 years. Meridian and Englewood are positioned ideally next to Bow Mar and Cherry Creek State Park, featuring their own natural wonders and prime entertainment options.

Situated ideally within these lovely communities, you’ll find Park Meadows Mall, a Western-themed shopping center full of eateries, clothing stores and specialty shops. You'll also discover an exciting mix of outdoor and indoor activities at iFLY Denver Indoor Skydiving, the Lone Tree Golf Club and Hotel and Bluffs Regional Park Trail, as well as Go Putt! Miniature Golf and the Lone Tree Arts Center.

Good Eats in South Denver Communities

No great community is complete without mouth-watering eateries – and luckily for you, that’s something South Denver has in spades. Whether you crave traditional American foods, tasty snacks, fine dining or international cuisine, you'll find anything your palate could desire.

You could start with Englewood's Hacienda Colorado for some top-notch Mexican food and margaritas, but don’t forget to visit Parker's Opa Grill to try a few Greek dishes, too. Saltgrass Steakhouse is another local favorite, a distinction shared by Hickory House Ribs and India’s KitchenMaggiano's offers quality Italian food in a great atmosphere, while The Perfect Landing Restaurant offers amazing seafood and American specialties.

South Denver Ski Resorts

If there's anything not to be missed about South Denver, it's the ski resorts. Where better to enjoy the cool climate and majestic mountains full of fluffy white snow? Check in at Colorado Ski Country USAWinter Park Resort and Breckenridge Ski Resort for all the world-class skiing, snowboarding and other outdoor recreation you fancy about Colorado’s winters.

Time to Move?

If you are ready to move to South Denver, Vela Meridian Apartments has got you covered! The brand new apartment community is centrally located in the Meridian International Business Center, near all the great stuff you love: 4.7 miles from Park Meadows Mall, 3 miles from Bluffs Regional Park, surrounded by delicious Denver Eats, near Colorado’s largest companies and minutes to major freeways - who knows, maybe you’ll find a reason or two to call it home.

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