Stapleton 2014: A Year in Review

Community Events in Stapleton Denver Neighborhood

With 2014 at our behind us let’s look back at all of the wonderful things that have happened over the past year.  Stapleton opened its ninth neighborhood, Willow Park East, The new Conservatory Green Plaza hosted its first event and much more.

Here is a look at the big picture that happened in Stapleton in 2014…

January

March

  • StapleFun board first debuted at the Visitor Center
  • First Gardening class of the season at the Visitor Center

April

May

  • The Bistro at Stapleton opens, becoming Stapleton’s newest restaurant
  • United Properties purchases additional land to develop in the Enterprise Business Center at Stapleton
  • Stapleton’s residents name two new pools
  • Northfield hosts 3rd annual Family Festival
  • Visitor Center Hosts Jim ‘N Nicks culinary class

June

  • Michele Smith breaks ground on the Stapleton Veterinary Hospital located off of Montview, relocating from Stapleton’s East 29th Ave Town Center.
  • Northfield Launches first Main Street Boutiques – a collection of Pop-Up Shops
  • Introduced Stapleton’s Ninth great neighborhood Willow Park East
  • Grand opening for Wonderland Homes Terrace Collection
  • The Century Ride comes to Stapleton for the 3rd consecutive year

July

  • Four Friends Kitchen breaks ground, with plans to feature the E 29th Avenue Town Center’s first open-air rooftop dining option
  • Little Free Library is built and opens for business at the Visitor Center
  • Staybridge Suites Denver – opens in Stapleton’s Conservatory Green Neighborhood
  • Stapleton’s MCA hosts the Beer Festival in Founders’ Green
  • Stapleton Hosts The Taste of Ethiopia in Central Park
  • Northfield welcomes Mountain Man Nut & Fruit Co. and El Forastero
  • Udi’s Stapleton becomes Etai’s Bakery Cafe

August

  • Drury Inn & Suites opens, becoming Stapleton’s newest hotel
  • Stapleton and its Visitor Center were featured in the Denver Post.
  • Ambassador Adventure’s stories first appear giving a glimpse into memorable experiences about the Stapleton community through the eyes of the Visitor Center Ambassadors.

September

  • The Aster Conservatory Green is complete – Stapleton’s newest apartment community, and first series of apartments north of I-70
  • Denver Transit Partners releases the final design for Stapleton’s future Central Park Station at a community meeting
  • Stapleton Visitor center is donation drop off spot for the 4th annual Stapleton Community Food Drive

October

November

December