News

Denver to Host IPW in 2018

Denver to Host IPW in 2018

Led by the Mayor, Michael Hancock, Denver tourism officials revealed plans to host IPW in 2018, with the closing event listed for the famous Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, where the U2 concert in 1983 was their road to fame in the USA.

Michael Hancock the Mayor of Denver

Michael Hancock the Mayor of Denver

The Mile High City’s hot culinary, music, craft beer, arts and cultural scenes will feature at the 50th anniversary of IPW in Denver next year. Official familiarisation tours after IPW will also bring delegates to key tourism hot spots across the state of Colorado.

“IPW is the most significant annual international marketplace in the USA, so it is a great honour for Denver to host this important travel industry event,” said Richard Scharf, President and Chief Executive, Visit Denver, the Convention & Visitors Bureau. “This is a wonderful opportunity to promote our city on a global stage and enhance our international tourism efforts.”

As one of America’s fastest growing cities, Denver has evolved to become a world-class international tourism destination. Beyond its well-known reputation as a gateway to the Rocky Mountains, Denver offers highly acclaimed museums and attractions, the second largest cultural and performing arts complex in the country, top-rated restaurant and craft beer scenes, the renowned Red Rocks Park & Amphitheatre, and the sixth busiest airport in the USA, offering global accessibility from 23 international destinations.

Consistently named among America’s best places to live, Denver also has become one of the most popular urban travel destinations in the USA, earning acclaim among America’s hottest cities for its restaurants, cultural scene, walkability, and outdoor activities, among other things.

“IPW 2018 delegates will be pleased to find they can travel by train from Denver International Airport directly to downtown Denver Union Station and experience a vibrant, walkable and active city with about 10,000 hotel rooms within walking distance of the Colorado Convention Center, IPW’s 2018 host venue,” said Scharf. 

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

Michael Flood is the Editor of Ireland's leading travel industry publication, Irish Travel Trade News. With more than 35 years experience, he has accumulated an in-depth knowledge of the airline industry and the travel and tourism world.

More in News

Emirates Brunch

Emirates Carries Two-Millionth Passenger on Dublin-Dubai

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Air Transat Toronto Christmas Market

Christmas and New Year in Toronto with Air Transat Festive Flight from Dublin

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Dublin Airport South Gates 1

Dublin Airport Opens New Boarding Gate Area

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities at Camino Ways and Click&Go

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Travelport Julian Eccles

Travelport Achieves IATA NDC Level 3 Certification

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Travel Solutions 2018 Brochures

Travel Solutions Launches Four Brochures for 2018

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
St Stephen's NS

1,000 Performers to Entertain Passengers at Dublin Airport This Christmas

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Cape Town Pass 1

Upgraded Cape Town Pass Helps Save Time and Money

Neil SteedmanDecember 14, 2017
Air Canada New Livery

Air Canada to Launch New Routes for Summer 2018

Neil SteedmanDecember 12, 2017

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland