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On 303 Day, we celebrate all things that make Denver and Colorado awesome

Posted: 7:32 AM, Mar 03, 2017
Updated: 2017-03-03 14:32:44Z

DENVER – Happy 303 Day, Colorado! March 3 (3/03) marks the unofficial day to celebrate everything that makes Denver – and really the whole state -- a pretty awesome place to live in.

So why 303? That’s the primary area code for Denver, and the one that’s well known across the state.

Here are some of the things that we love about Colorado and Denver living:

1. The columbine flower – Colorado’s state flower

2. Amazing Colorado sunsets

(Photo courtesy: Sam and Josh Leyba)

3. Incredible entertainment options in Denver: Elitch Gardens, Sports Authority Field, Coors Field and the Pepsi Center

(Photo courtesy: Greg Thow)

4. Fall colors across the state 

5. Winter waterfalls in the mountains

(Photo courtesy: Deb Stanley)

6. Experiencing the beauty of a Denver sunrise

(Photo courtesy: Josh Hicks Photography) 

7. These views – I mean, seriously – you can’t beat them

(Photo courtesy: Deb Stanley)

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