Event Application

7 Days • 30+ Events • 650+ people each day • 25,000+ audience reach • 20+ industries represented • 1000+ launch party attendees

Denver Design Week is a week-long celebration of our region’s most innovative architecture, art, design, and technology—a showcase of our thriving design community with presentations, tours, exhibits, panel discussions, and networking events among the best and brightest in design.  With a focus on elevating the creative industry, we want to strengthen the foundation of our creative community and elevate the profound idea that unites us all—good design.

This year’s 4th Annual Denver Design Week events will be held October 18-25, all over the city, instead of in just one location, and we are seeking independently organized events that consider design from as many angles as possible.  We’re looking for the best programming in Colorado and we’d love to hear what you have to offer.  

You submit your idea and if accepted, you become a Design Week sponsor. Your idea becomes part of the Design Week programming and you get to organize, set up and run your event at your location. Denver Design Week then promotes you, your event, handles ticketing / RSVP’s and champions the design community across our state and country. It is an incredible opportunity to support the design community, become a thought leader and bring a passionate audience to your location.

Apply below to become a sponsor and host an event, tour, workshop, panel discussion or open house. And if you want to just submit a great programming idea or suggestion for a speaker, please click here.



You are making an investment to become part of Denver Design Week and we want you to get the most out of the experience. Every event is given a dedicated page on our website and will include a detailed description of your event, image, dates, times, link, and company information.

— Events can be browsed by day, discipline, and format.

— Each month, we send out an email bulletin to 7,000+ subscribers with information about forthcoming design events from our partners.
— We regularly mention partners across our social media platforms – Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.?
— We manage the tickets to your event through our website.

— Throughout the year, a dedicated member of the Denver Design Week team is available to answer any of your questions and give advice to all partners.

— Our PR efforts buoy all events and feature specific listings that have strong marketing content.

— Partners will receive Denver Design Week electronic materials to help promote the week. Event specific materials will be your responsibility.


Applications for events are due. Please visit our events submissions page to submit your idea.

Notifications are sent from Denver Design Week organizers confirming your event acceptance.

Payment is due for your event, in order to be included in the scheduled launch.

Website launches and all registration pages are open.

Denver Design Week Event Application

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