BRONCOS HOME OPENER: Businesses prep for first Broncos home game of the season

DENVER (KDVR) — The Denver Broncos are making their way home for the 2021 football season with their first home opener on Sunday against the New York Jets. This will be the first time fan capacity will be at 100% since the 2019 season but for everyone who doesn’t have tickets, bars and restaurants in the area are ready to host large crowds for the game.

“I love the atmosphere of Broncos games,” Eva Riggs, a server at Cilantro off Federal Boulevard and W. 17th Avenue said.

Cilantro is located right across the street from the entrance and parking lots of Empower Field at Mile High, Riggs said the two years she has worked there they depend on the games’ traffic to keep business going.

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“The distance from the Broncos stadium has been the best,” Riggs said.

During the 2020 season, when only a small percentage of fans were let…

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