The Belmar Shopping District, which is located in Lakewood, Colorado, just minutes from downtown Denver, is a unique collection of shops and restaurants. In addition to 70 stores and 14 restaurants, Belmar also has a 16-screen movie theater, a bowling alley, an arts district, an arts center, and a library.
National chain stores in Belmar include: Nordstrom Rack, Ann Taylor Loft, Gap, Coldwater Creek, Bath & Body Works, Chico’s, and New York & Company. Dining choices range from sushi restaurants to pubs, tea houses to pizza parlors. And with 4,000 free parking spaces, it’s always easy to find parking.
Urban Anatomy, a public art project, is part of Belmar, with small works of art spread throughout the shopping district, and the walking tour is free and open to the public.
Fun Facts About Belmar Shopping:
- Belmar sponsors Art Walks throughout the year.
- Belmar was built on the site of the former Villa Italia Mall, at Alameda Avenue and Wadsworth Boulevard.
- Belmar offers eclectic living options, from one-bedroom flats to five-bedroom rowhomes.
- Belmar is “green,” including the use of solar power.
Location of Belmar Shopping District:
The Belmar Shopping District is located at 408 South Teller Street, in Lakewood, Colorado, near 6th Avenue and Wadsworth.
The Colorado Mills outlet stores are also located in Lakewood, Colorado, as is Southwest Plaza Mall.