Westminster is a suburb of Denver, in the state of Colorado, with the United States. It is situated in Adams and Jefferson counties 9 miles north west of Denver. For shopping and socializing, the Westminster Promenade is an outdoor pedestrian village that features restaurants and cafes, a movie theater, sculptures, hotel facilities, performance areas, interactive water features, walking trails, and an ice-skating rink.
Westminster is primarily a residential, service, and retail community that supports the capital city of Denver. Denver’s economy largely based on government, education, transportation, high-tech, and communications companies. Denver is the headquarters for Qwest Communications, Dish Network Corporation, Starz-Encore, DIRECTV, and Comcast. It is also home to the Denver Mint, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, and Lockheed Martin Corp. There are many locations for serviced offices in Westminster.
Entertainment And Dining Out
The city of Westminster offers a walking and biking trail system that connects several green spaces. The most popular trail is Big Dry Creek Trail which covers 12 miles from the city’s eastern border to Standley Lake. Other trail options include routes that parallel the Farmers’ High Line Canal, Walnut Creek, and Little Dry Creek. Another option is the Butterfly Pavilion, home to over 1,200 free-flying butterflies. This conservatory features the brilliant mlue morpho and a giant endangered species from Australia. Dining options in Westminster include Saltgrass Steak House, Bova’s Italian Restaurant and Jewel of India. Los Arcos Mexican Restaurant is inexpensive but serves top quality traditional Mexican food in a vibrant location.
Denver International Airport features international and domestic flights, and is located 27 miles from the center of Westminster, CO. Another major airport in the area is Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport, offering domestic flights from Fort Collins, 46 miles from Westminster. The Denver Regional Transportation District provides bus service to the area and the suburb has direct access to several highways.