Plan A Visit

For more than 120 years, Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park is a must-see destination for all locals, visitors and families. Operating on 63 acres, Elitch Gardens is America’s only downtown theme and water park.  Since 1890, visitors have been creating memories worth repeating right in the heart of Denver.  The park will be open May through October with 53 rides, live entertainment, thrilling roller coasters, and an entire water park.

We want to help plan your visit to Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park so you have a fun and relaxing time!


Start planning your fun in advance! Elitch Gardens 2014 Season Passes are on sale now! Click Here to buy your tickets online and save.

Warning: Fraudulent tickets are being sold on Craig’s List and eBay. Tickets NOT purchased from Elitch Gardens’ Website or other approved partners in person, may be counterfeit and are NOT valid for admission. If it is too good to be true, IT IS!


Don’t get lost on your way to a day of fun! Visit our Elitch Gardens Directions page to help guide you straight to our entrance!

Park Map

From dining options, rides, restrooms and shopping, view Elitch Gardens Park Map to help lead you through our park.


Have a hankering for some barbecue goodness? Or are you more of a funnel cake type of person? We have all that and a bag of chips. Visit Elitch Gardens Dining Guide to learn more. You can also Download the 2013 Food Allergen Guide.


Get in some shopping while you’re enjoying Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park. We have everything from apparel and boutiques to fudge shoppes and a whole lot more. Visit Elitch Gardens Shopping Guide.

Denver Hotels & Lodging

Elitch Gardens is located in beautiful Downtown Denver with plenty of nearby hotel and lodging options right in our backyard. Browse numerous Denver Hotels right up your comfort zone to help plan your trip to Elitch Gardens today!

Kiddieland Arcade Games as Elitch GardensGames & Arcades

Elitch Gardens has games, games and more games! Win some sweet prizes and truly test out your skills. Visit Elitch Gardens Games & Arcades page so you can get the low down.


Guest Relations is located outside of the park by the ticket booths and inside the park next to the Carousel. Our Guest Relations representatives will be happy to assist you. Check out Elitch Gardens’ FAQ page to learn more important information about the park.

VIP Experience

Be VIP at Elitch Gardens! With our Rapid Rides Passes and VIP packages, we’re sure you’ll agree with us: It’s awesome to be VIP at Elitch Gardens! Learn more about Elitch Gardens Rapid Rides program and VIP packages here.

APPS For Your Smart Phone

You’re on the go and now we are too! Download our app for iPhone and Android to:

  • Learn about and locate attractions, shows, dining and shopping
  • Find out special event information
  • Check out the calendar & hours to make the most of your visit