Colorado's restaurants serve as an engine of economic growth, generating significant sales and tax revenues for the state. They provide career and employment opportunities for individuals of every age, background and skill and experience level.


Carolyn Livingston
Communication Director
(303) 830-2972 x 117
(484) 802-5424 (cell)
Sonia Riggs
President & CEO
(303) 830-2972 x 113
(720) 937-3992 (cell)

recent news + events

June 27, 2017
Industry Spotlight Awards - Tickets on Sale!
Join us to celebrate the BEST in Colorado's Hospitality Industry! read more >>
May 17, 2017
ADA Lawsuit Right to Cure
Share your compelling stories of ADA lawsuits with us so we can share with lawmakers ... read more >>
May 17, 2017
Hospitality News May 17, 2017
Legislative Session Recap - and more!
May 12, 2017
CRF Scholarship Awards
During the recent CRF 30th Anniversary Celebration and Scholarship Awards event, the ... read more >>
May 12, 2017
Industry Spotlight Award Winners Announced
We are thrilled to announce the winners of our Industry Spotlight Awards. read more >>
May 10, 2017
Colorado Restaurant Foundation 30th Anniversary Celebration
Help us celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Colorado Restaurant Foundation! read more >>
May 10, 2017
Hospitality News May 10, 2017
Industry Spotlight Award Winners Announced
May 10, 2017
CRA Legislative Update May 10 2017
The 2017 Legislative Session ended May 10. Read about some of the legislation we were... read more >>
May 3, 2017
CRA Legislative Update May 3 2017
Employees purchasing alcohol, manufacturer sales rooms, marijuana, music licensing, a... read more >>
May 3, 2017
Welcome New CRA Members
Wondering who has joined the club? Take a look at our recent new CRA members, and rea... read more >>

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Network with fellow business owners, stay up to date on legislative issues important to our industry, connect with your peers, take advantage of significant savings opportunities and stay informed. Join the Colorado Restaurant Association!

Restaurant Owners – The CRA is a full-service solution for every type and size of restaurant. We are powerful advocates for the industry, an information hub and a catalyst for networking. And we’re committed to offering meaningful benefits and resources you need to run a profitable business.

Service Providers - Companies that serve restaurants have a strong ally in the CRA. Our restaurant members look to the CRA members first when seeking products and services, they also make the real connections with service providers at local and state events.

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