Seeing Denver

Plan Ahead for Denver Restaurant Week 2015 and Enjoy the Best Spots!

Denver Restaurant Week 2015 - Vision Care Specialists
The 11th annual Denver Restaurant Week 2015 will take place from February 20-March 1, 2015. This is a great chance to enjoy a night on the town looking great in The Right Frames, and not break the bank. Over 150 Denver restaurants will be offering ten days of three-course dinners for just $30 per person! Restaurant Week is a great way to sample places you’ve had your eye on or go back to old favorites and save a bundle. Check out the list of participating restaurants, pick out a few options,... Read More

Vision Care Specialists Excited for the National Western Stock Show!

The Denver optometrists at Vision Care Specialists can’t wait for the National Western Stock Show! Held annually at the National Western Complex in Denver, the National Western Stock Show is exciting for children and adults of all ages. Every January, some of the country’s finest livestock, horses, and rodeo acts gather in Colorado for true Western fun and sportsmanship! Since its beginnings in the early 1900s, the National Western Stock Show has grown into one of Denver’s biggest and best events. The stock show’s 100th anniversary show in 2006 attracted more... Read More

Denver Optometrists Drink in the Craft Beer Capital!

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The Denver optometrists of Vision Care Specialists love working and living in such a great city. Colorado has so much to offer: the ski slopes, the beautiful mountain vistas, great food and entertainment. But let’s not forget that Denver is the craft beer capital! Our Denver optometrists have put together a list of their favorites, make sure to check them out! Wynkoop Brewing Company located at 1634 18th St. at Wynkoop (near Coords Field) is one of Denver’s most famous breweries. Founded by the future Denver mayor and eventual Colorado... Read More

Denver Optometrists Avoid the Crowds for Enjoyable Holiday Shopping!

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It’s hard to believe that November is already here and the holidays are right around the corner! As exciting as this time of year is, it can also be stressful. Waiting in long lines and pushing through throngs of people at the mall can really take the Ho! Ho! Ho! out of holiday shopping. This year, check out a few other options to get the most out of your shopping experience! The Denver optometrists of Vision Care Specialists have scoped out the most enjoyable and low-stress places to do your... Read More

Denver Optometrists Recommend a Celestial Seasonings Tour this Fall!

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Fall can be a busy time. There’s the hustle and bustle of work, school, and holiday preparations. But in the midst of all of this, it’s important to carve out some time to enjoy the season with friends and family. The Denver optometrists at Vision Care Specialists recommend taking a Celestial Seasonings tour! Head a little north, get out of Denver for the day, and enjoy an afternoon sipping tea and seeing the inner workings of Colorado’s own Celestial Seasonings! While tours are offered year round, fall is a perfect... Read More

Highlands Ranch Eye Doctors Agree: Chihuly Exhibit is a Must See

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The Highlands Ranch eye doctors of Vision Care Specialists all agree: you’ll want your eyes to be in top form for this! Take in all of the bold colors and dramatic shapes at the Denver Botanic Gardens exhibition of Dave Chihuly’s glass art. Dave Chihuly hails from Tacoma, Washington. He is one of the most celebrated glass artists in America. His work has as been featured in international installations at over 200 museums, several historic sites around the world, and numerous gardens, which now include Colorado’s own Denver Botanic Gardens!... Read More

Think Outside the Resort: Colorado’s Cool Mountain Towns

Just to the west of our Colorado vision care offices, the Rocky Mountains beckon our doctors, staff and patients to its mountainous playground every weekend of the year. Although ski resorts tend to get the most attention, you don’t want to miss out on the small-town charm and history these other Colorado towns offer for a splendid getaway. Glenwood SpringsWhy wouldn’t you want to visit the Most Fun Town in America according to Rand McNally and USA Today? With lots of natural wonders to explore such as Hanging Lake, a... Read More

Summertime Fun from Colorado Eye Care Pros: Elitch Gardens and Water World

The Colorado eye care doctors and staff at Vision Care Specialists are really kids at heart, and when the temps warm up they just can’t wait to enjoy Denver-area attractions Elitch Gardens and Water World. These family-friendly adventure parks have something for kids of all ages and they’ve been pleasing Coloradoans for decades. Elitch GardensIn 1995, Elitch Gardens was moved from its original northwest Denver location to downtown which made it the first U.S. amusement park to be built in an urban area in more than 30 years, but it... Read More

Denver Optometrist Previews Denver’s Summer Musical Line-up

We love summer in the Mile High City for the warm days and cool nights, plus the menagerie of musical opportunities available that appeal to every taste and budget. From free concert series in parks to the up-and-coming acts seen in musical showcases, Denver rocks—and sways—in summer! Before you head out to hear the tunes, a Denver optometrist at Vision Care Specialists can help make sure your vision is crystal clear so you won’t miss a beat. Clyfford Still Museum Summer ConcertsOne of our favorite ways to spend a summer... Read More

Colorado Lasik Experts: Pumped for the 2014 Colfax Marathon

Touted as the Ultimate Urban Tour, we like to think of the Colfax Marathon as the Ultimate Denver Tour. Marathoners and running enthusiasts will hit the streets to tackle this year’s Colfax Marathon on May 17-18 and you can bet the Colorado Lasik specialists at Vision Care Specialists will have a front-row seat to cheer on the competitors. Distances for EveryoneIf you’re not quite up to the 26.2-mile marathon that winds its way through some of Denver’s most iconic landmarks including Sports Authority Field at Mile High, Sloan’s Lake and,... Read More