Visit Our Dispensary Near Denver’s Valverde Neighborhood



Sunday 9AM–9:45PM
Monday 9AM–9:45PM
Tuesday 9AM–9:45PM
Wednesday 9AM–9:45PM
Thursday 9AM–9:45PM
Friday 9AM–10:45PM
Saturday 9AM–10:45PM

Recreational Dispensary serving recreational cannabis customers (Adult 21+)

Whether you’re a dispensary regular looking for a new go-to shop, or a Colorado visitor experiencing legal cannabis for the first time, we’re excited to welcome you to Lightshade’s dispensary near Denver’s Valverde neighborhood. 

Serving recreational cannabis customers over 21 with a wide array of the best products on the market, our conveniently located dispensary is ready to meet your cannabis shopping needs.

445 Federal Blvd. Denver, CO, 80204
Inside View of Counters at Lightshdade Barnum

About Valverde Neighborhood

Located just minutes from downtown in the heart of West Denver, Valverde is one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. Known for its chilled-out, friendly vibe, Valverde is close enough to the action to feel exciting but with a peaceful charm of its own.

Valverde Restaurants

If you’ve got the munchies, Valverde is the place to be. Here are some of our favorite spots to check out while you’re in the neighborhood:

  • A neighborhood institution, Columbine Steakhouse and Lounge is a must-visit spot for meat lovers, with tasty burgers and beef cuts cooked on a wood-fired grill. 
  • Serving up classic Mexican street eats, La Calle Taqueria y Carnitas is a cozy counter-service spot where you can chow down on delicious tacos at an unbeatable price. 
  • Perfect for seafood lovers, The Asian Cajun serves a creative blend of Gulf Coast classics infused with Vietnamese flavors. Sample their must-try seafood boils.
  • We love dim sum, and nobody does it better than The Empress Seafood Restaurant. There’s something for everyone with classic cart service and a full menu of mains.
  • A classic Mexican diner experience, Fritangas is the place to go for comfort food classics like Menudo and breakfast burritos served by the friendliest servers in town.

Available Cannabis Products

Whatever form you most enjoy your cannabis in, our Valverde dispensary has you covered. The best dispensary near 80219, we stock a wide selection of cannabis products, including:

Nearby Hotels

Here for a visit? Welcome to Denver! There aren’t too many hotels in Valverde proper, but here are some convenient places to stay nearby:

Parks in Valverde

We love a little green space, and there’s plenty to explore in Valverde. Here are some of our favorite spots to sprawl out in the Colorado sun:

Accepted Payments

We’re happy to accept payment using a debit card or cash. Want to pay cash but need a little extra? We have a convenient on-site ATM..

4 happy Lightshade Barnum Employees
Lightshade Society Logo

Loyalty has benefits; join Lightshade Society and earn rewards as you shop.

Lightshade Society is our loyalty program that rewards you for shopping with us. The tiered program gives you access to special incentives like store credit, early bird discounts, exclusive products, limited drops, ongoing giveaways, and more.



Yes! Save time by parking in the convenient lot beside the entrance.

Yes! We’re close to some of our favorite restaurants—scroll up for a list of our favorite spots to check out while you’re in the area.

There are bike lanes on either side of Lightshade Barnum, including bike paths through Barnum Park.

Always. As a dispensary serving medical and recreational clients, we strive to make our facilities accessible to all. If there’s something extra we can do to accommodate your visit, talk to a budtender—we’re here to help.

No! We’re recreational only, but we’re happy to serve all cannabis consumers over 21.

Yes! We welcome all recreational consumers over the age of 21.

It’s up to you! Swing by for a quick ten or fifteen minutes to pick up a product you love, or linger for as long as you like for an in-depth consultation with our expert budtenders

Sadly not yet, but watch this space.

Check the specials section of our website, or stop by to ask your friendly neighborhood budtender for a personalized recommendation.

RTD routes 30 and 31 will get you from Valverde to Lightshade Barnum in ten minutes.

Valverde is located in West Denver.

1.8 miles, or a 6-minute drive