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Summer Vacation Destination: Idaho Springs

Summer Vacation Destination: Idaho Springs

It’s almost summer, and that means it’s time to book your trip to the quaint and charming town of Idaho Springs. This mountainesque town, known for its beautiful hot springs, is only 35 miles from Denver, making it the perfect summer vacation destination for your friends and family. This summer, things are heating up in Idaho Springs and surrounding areas! Make sure you are aware of all the fantastic things happening in and around Idaho Springs.

Miner Street Market

We are sure you have heard of Miner Street Market. This open-air market occurs all summer long in Idaho Springs and features live music, cornhole leagues, petting zoos, parades, outdoor dining and so much more! Miner Street Market is a family-friendly event open daily that allows pedestrians to walk freely along Miner Street. With dozens of restaurants, shops, breweries and bars along the street, the possibilities are endless! This event is the ideal summer vacation destination for those who enjoy outdoor events in a gorgeous setting!


Black Hawk became Colorado’s second city in 1864 with the intent to provide people with recreation and destination activities. Originally a town built for mining, Black Hawk was ready to bring a whole new atmosphere to the area with the all-new HARD (history appreciation recreation destination) DISTRICT. With ample amounts of restaurants, bars, shopping and recreational activities, Black Hawk’s HARD DISTRICT is the ultimate summer vacation destination to visit! If you are on your way to the mountains for a quick day hike or just driving through, stop by the HARD DISTRICT to get a taste of Colorado history!

This upcoming summer, Idaho Springs and surrounding areas are ready to get the party started. Check out our website to get a closer look at all the fun events happening soon. The perfect summer day includes a trip to Idaho Springs!

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