Explore the 2020 Visitors Guide

Between the pages explore local and regional things to do, seasonal fun, top tips and tastes, shopping, horseback riding in the city, and insight on planning your very own Colorado adventure.

The official 2020 Visit Aurora Visitors Guide is now available in print and digital. Order your free copy today!

Cinco de Mayo celebration at Stanley Marketplace

Things to do

Horseback Riding

Saddle up for your adventure in the city. Explore hayrides, pony rides, and into the wilderness excursions located in Aurora and beyond. Pair your horseback ride with a selection of shopping options for western wear.

Treasure Trove for Art & Culture

Explore Aurora’s booming cultural arts district and take in gems found in local performances, public art, and more. Stop by The Aurora Fox Arts Center for a show or plan your trip around one of the many art-themed events and concerts coming to Aurora in 2020.

Instagrammable Places

Check out the best places to snap pictures in Aurora. From open spaces with mountain views and jaw-dropping murals to craft breweries and boba tea, read details about our top six photo-worthy places.

Comida at Stanley Marketplace during Top Taco 2019


Best Tacos & Ice Cream

Read our list of top tacos that you simply can’t miss during your visit. Add a little sweetness to your food exploration with the top-rated ice cream spots.

Speedy Sushi

Over the summer, Aurora welcomed the first conveyor belt sushi restaurant, Sushi-Rama. Located on Colfax Avenue near Anschutz Medical Campus, Diners can try different types of rolls, including Japanese appetizers, salads, soups, and ramen.

Boba Tea Treats

While coffee isn’t leaving any time soon, tea has been gaining popularity across Aurora. Discover our top picks for local boba tea alongside the unique things each store offers.

Meeting space inside Stanley Marketplace's The Hangar


Recognized Gathering Space

Aurora is rising in the ranks with more meeting space, unique off-sites, and planner specific amenities. Cvent ranked Aurora 33rd on Top 50 Meeting Destinations in the U.S. for 2019.

New Hotels & Renovations

Get the inside scoop on three new hotels near Denver International Airport (DEN) and the renovations at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Denver-Aurora directly from their General Manager.

Locally Curated Itineraries

Why do all the planning when Visit Aurora’s explored the best options for any group, family, or gathering? Read more about our top picks for getaways and trip itineraries based on new experiences for everyone.