Learn How to Master A Bartending Job in a Week-Long Lesson

  • Local Bartending School inDenver, Colorado
  • Successfully operating since 2011
  • 512 certified master bartender instructors
  • 4339 LBS students for the last 3 months

Denver Bartending School will Teach you:

  • Over 200 basic and fancy drink recipes
  • How to cut fruit and decorate tropical and specialty cocktails
  • How to increase sales and tips
  • How to set up a bar workstation
  • Prepare multiple drinks quickly and easily
  • The best ways to detect illegal drunkenness
  • How to use all of a bartender’s tools
  • How to understand wine service, and tasting

Learning options:

    • Most popular: in-person lessons (you chose the schedule and location)
    • Classes – check availability and schedule with the local representative
    • Online education
    • Staff training for Bar owners and managers
    • Flair bartending to become master bartender

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Local Bartending School of Denver, Colorado welcomes you!

Becoming a bartender in Denver, Colorado, is an excellent choice for both newcomers and those seeking a career change. With a growing population in the Denver metropolitan area, there's a consistent demand for skilled bartenders. Neighborhoods like LoDo (Lower Downtown) and the RiNo Art District are hotspots for bars and restaurants, offering ample job opportunities due to a specially designed Job Placement program.

Colorado's vibrant craft beer and cocktail scene makes bartending an exciting and ever-evolving profession, where you can experiment and create unique drinks. Moreover, hands-on private lessons at Local Bartending School provide invaluable practical experience and industry insights, setting you up for success in Denver's thriving bar scene. Not only does bartending offer excellent earning potential, but it also promises an enjoyable and rewarding career in the heart of the Rockies.

LBS has 4339 of graduates working in the state of Colorado.

Number of LBS students working in Colorado Bars: 4317

Average Friday night tips for LBS alumnus in Colorado : $600

How to Start:

    • Equipment: All equipment and learning materials will be provided. This includes a workbook, bartending tools, and drinks.
    • Location: We can come to your home or teach at one of our multiple locations in Denver. 1-on-1 lessons and group classes for the residents of Downtown Denver, Capitol Hill, Cherry Creek, Highland (LoHi), Five Points, RiNo (River North Arts District), Uptown, Baker, Washington Park, and Stapleton.

Legal Age Requirements:

    • Legal Learning Ages: 18 through 98 (Under 21 is permitted in Colorado)
    • Course Availability: Bartending 101, 201, and 301 Courses.


    • A step-by-step Mastering Bartending Program includes a comprehensive workbook (takes you from beginner to advanced ). You will learn the art of crafting a wide range of cocktails, including local favorites like the Rocky Mountain High and the Denver Daisy, which are popular in the Denver, Colorado area. Additionally, our bartending school emphasizes the creation of unique cocktail menus tailored to Colorado's vibrant and diverse drinking culture, helping you stand out in the local scene.


Best bars in Denver, Colorado

Death & Co Denver
1280 25th St, Denver, CO 80205, United States
Ratings : 4.6
Williams & Graham
3160 Tejon St, Denver, CO 80211, United States
Ratings : 4.7
530 E 19th Ave, Denver, CO 80203, United States
Ratings : 4.3
Room for Milly
1615 Platte St Suite 145, Denver, CO 80202, United States
Ratings : 4.4
Cruise Room
1600 17th St CO, Denver, CO 80202, United States
Ratings : 4.7

School Details :

Next bartending class in the center of Denver is starting Thursday August 01
In-personal bartending lessons are available 7 days a week, LBS students can choose the schedule!

Local Bartending School of Denver was founded to help bartenders live their dream. Our best students work in The Cruise Room (in the Oxford Hotel), Williams & Graham (bar in the LoHi), The 1UP Arcade Bar, My Brother's Bar (in the Highland neighborhood), Avanti Food & Beverage, and many other local venues. LBS is ready to teach customized, private lessons to all ages(above 18 by Colorado state law).

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Be taught bartending from the comfort of your own home
LBS also offers Personalized bartending services for private parties, corporate events and weddings.

You can choose from 100+ venues we serve in the Denver metro:

  • Moss Denver - Nestled in Denver's historic Santa Fe Arts District (200 Santa Fe Dr, Denver, CO 80223), Moss Denver offers a rustic-chic setting with exposed brick walls and a lush living wall, making it perfect for romantic weddings or artistic events.
  • The Stanley Marketplace - Located in Aurora (2501 N Dallas St, Aurora, CO 80010), this eclectic venue inside a former aviation building features a range of spaces from an industrial-chic hangar to an elegant ballroom, ideal for corporate events or unique weddings.
  • The Barn at Raccoon Creek - Situated in Littleton, this venue combines the charm of a rustic barn with the beauty of a golf course, providing a picturesque backdrop for weddings and special occasions.
  • The Oxford Hotel - A historic landmark in downtown Denver (1600 17th St, Denver, CO 80202), The Oxford Hotel offers timeless elegance and sophisticated event spaces, making it a premier choice for upscale weddings and corporate gatherings.
  • Mile High Station - Housed in a beautifully restored train depot near the Broncos' stadium, Mile High Station boasts an industrial vibe with modern amenities, making it a sought-after location for a variety of events, from weddings to corporate parties.

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