Plan A Visit

Plan A Visit

Located in the heart of Denver and celebrating 130 years of fun, Elitch Gardens is Colorado’s only world-class combination theme and water park. From thrilling roller coasters to pint-sized adventures, a splashin’ water park and tons of special events, there’s thrills for all. The park is open April through October. This year, there’s more entertainment than ever before with exciting new family shows, Dive-In Movies, a free summer concert series and three stunning fireworks extravaganzas that will light up the Denver skyline, plus Fright Fest in October! And don’t miss the breathtaking views of Denver atop the 20-story Observation Tower or while plummeting 200 feet on the Tower of Doom.

Let us help you plan your visit to Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park:

Tickets and Season Passes*

Start planning your fun in advance! Elitch Gardens Season Passes are on sale now! Buy your Season Pass Now


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 Hours

Make sure you have enough time to enjoy everything you want to do. View the Park Hours.

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. To learn more, check out our in-park dining options. You can also Download the 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

Get in some shopping while you’re enjoying Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park. We have everything Elitch Gardens is located in beautiful Downtown Denver with plenty of nearby hotel and lodging options right in our backyard. Browse numerous Preferred Hotels and Packages right up your comfort zone to help plan your trip to Elitch Gardens today!

Games & 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.

*Warning: Fraudulent tickets are being sold on Craigslist 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!

Get your 2023 Season Passes!