Wheat Ridge is a charming community loved by residents for its magnificent outdoor spaces and trendy atmosphere. With a community-oriented atmosphere and events and local attractions to enjoy year-round, it attracts residents and visitors from all over the state. Home to many families and professionals, this well-maintained neighborhood is full of beautiful up-to-date homes and charming local facilities.
Although it exists as a primarily residential neighborhood, Wheat Ridge still offers a wide selection of restaurants, entertainment, and shops to explore. For commuters, or those looking to venture outside the community for work or day trips, its convenient location keeps everyone happy by granting easy access to major cities, with downtown Denver being just a few miles away. Wheat Ridge is one of the most attractive neighborhoods to live in Colorado.
Life in Wheat Ridge is what Colorado living is all about. As a community-oriented neighborhood, there are always programs and projects occurring for residents to get on board with. Those who live here get to spend a lot of time in the sunshine and fresh air thanks to the outstanding selection of parks, as well as many days in its downtown district relaxing at one of its many trendy local establishments. It's a perfect blend of hometown charm and big city convenience.
Wheat Ridge is home to a variety of hip establishments for residents to enjoy. Stylus and Crate is a fantastic hometown coffee shop in the heart of the downtown district with a friendly staff, phenomenal coffee, and great food. They are famous for their Liege Waffles, so sweet and yummy you eat them like a pastry, no butter and syrup needed. Another hotspot in town is Right Coast Pizza, with an ample-sized patio for outdoor dining. Serving Jersey-style pizza, a refreshingly long list of salads, and Colorado craft brews, it attracts people from all over the city.
West 29th Restaurant~Bar is another local favorite in Wheat Ridge. This lovely eatery has innovative American dishes and a great atmosphere, especially for weekend brunch. When you go for dinner, try the Gorgonzola Stroganoff and save room for their Pecan Pie. For those looking to simply kick back and have a beer, Colorado Plus Brew Pub and Taphouse is a charming saloon with house-made and locally sourced brews.
When it comes to shopping, residents of Wheat Ridge can find everything they need within the community, including Sprouts grocery.
As a neighborhood with so much to offer, residents can always find a fun activity to partake in with family and friends in Wheat Ridge. Lovers of the great outdoors will be in paradise, as Wheat Ridge is home to over 20 parks full of trails for hikers, bikers, and equestrians as well as picnic areas, playgrounds, and athletic fields. One of the most popular is Crown Hill Park for its incredible natural scenery, which is a fantastic place to exercise, bird-watch, or catch a sunset. There’s also Anderson Park, which boasts athletic fields, picnic areas, playgrounds, trails, and more.
The community events within Wheat Ridge are always a blast to attend. Anderson Park hosts performances in the park every Wednesday in the summertime for the whole family to enjoy. The incredible Wheat Ridge Carnation Festival is a spectacular event filled with rich culture, delicious food, and live entertainment. There’s also the Ridge at 38 Criterium Bike Race and Brew Fest which is fun for fitness enthusiasts to participate in.
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