Located 20 miles northeast of Denver, Brighton is home to approximately 30,000 residents. While the city boasts a small-town feel, it offers a variety of community amenities and cultural events that provide residents of Brighton homes for rent with entertainment and recreation all year long.
Finding Brighton homes in the historic downtown area will ensure proximity to community events held throughout the year. The Festival of Lights is hosted here and includes a parade, Festival of Tress, a Downtown Winter Market and more. The Brighton Saturday Market is also held downtown. Other events for residents living in Brighton rental homes to attend include the 4th of July Celebration, Taste of Brighton, and the yearly Concert Series.
Community and neighborhood parks dot the landscape of the city of Brighton. Residents of homes for rent in Brighton can enjoy the playgrounds, athletic fields, picnic areas and wide open spaces in these local parks. However, if you would like to spend the night camping in the Colorado wilderness, Barr Lake State Park is located 5 miles away. A wealth of activities are available here, including biking, boating, hiking, swimming, fishing, cross country skiing and more. Due to the abundance of species of birds in the park, bird watching is also a popular pastime.
Few miles separate Brighton and Denver, so residents of houses for rent in the area enjoy manageable commutes to job opportunities and attractions in one of the largest cities of Colorado. Living in Brighton allows residents to experience suburban life while maintaining proximity to museums, fine dining, theaters and other cultural attractions.
Explore a variety of property listings in Brighton and the Denver metro area. Whether you are looking for apartments and lofts or townhouses and single family homes for rent in Brighton, you can search by price range and property features on Rentals.com.