Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street Denver, CO 80202 Phone: 303-228-8000
The closest major intersection is Colfax Avenue and Speer Boulevard. RTD buses and light rail are the BEST way to get to the festival!
Trains & Buses
Denver International Airport Train
The University of Colorado A Line departs every 37 minutes for downtown Denver. $4.50-9.00/one way.
Denver Light Rail & Buses
Light rail train stops right in front of the Colorado Convention Center. Find your bus or light rail route using RTD trip planner.
Uber, proud sponsor of the Great American Beer Festival, is offering all attendees $5 off two rides to and from GABF! Tap ‘Add Promo Code’ under the ‘Payment’ section of the Uber app to add code 20GABF18. Code valid 9/17-9/23.
Sip safe. Hop into an Uber!
Colorado Convention Center Parking
The Colorado Convention Center provides onsite parking in their 1,000 space parking garage. The garage provides direct access to the Colorado Convention Center and the Denver Performing Arts Complex (DPAC); parking in Downtown Denver has never been easier.
The garage is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to all visitors and guests attending any event or business in the downtown area. If you are coming to a scheduled event in our facility, DPAC or any venue downtown, please remember to arrive early to avoid possible event traffic and lines to use our automated pay stations. Our current parking rates are as follows:
|2018 Parking Rates|
|Available All Days and Times|
|Park up to 8 hours||$12.00|
|Park up to 12 Hours||$15.00|
|Park up to 18 Hours||$17.00|
|Park up to 24 Hours||$25.00|
Free Hybrid, E85 and Electric Parking
The Colorado Convention Center Parking Garage has designated three (3) reserved parking stalls for Hybrid, E85 and Electric Vehicles for up to 8 hours of FREE parking. These three free “Green” stalls are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis and are located on level P1. Please note this offer is for facility event attendees only and is not available to Monthly Permit Parkers or employees of the CCC or DPAC. Thank you for partnering with the Colorado Convention Center to reduce our impact on the environment and our valuable natural resources.
Directions to the Parking Facility
Entrance is on is on north bound Speer. Drive up the spiral ramp to upper level as directed. You will be required to pay in advance with the Pay-on-Foot payment system, parking is easy and convenient. Simply park in any non-reserved spot, remember your vehicle stall number and proceed to any pay station located on all levels within the parking garage.
- Press the START button on the pay station (if LED display is blank).
- The screen will prompt you to select a time period on the key pad.
- PURCHASE PARKING – Up to 8, 12, 18, or 24 hours
- MONTHLY PERMIT – 30 day permit
- Enter your VEHICLE STALL NUMBER.
- Select Time Amount for which you will be staying.
- PURCHASE 8 hours
- PURCHASE 12 hours
- PURCHASE 18 hours
- PURCHASE 24 hours
- Using either Cash or major Credit Card (no coins permitted), PAY for your stall number.
- A receipt will be printed which you may take with you. You DO NOT need to display this receipt on your vehicle dashboard.