Elitch Gardens to Host First-Ever Holiday Event!

Elitch Gardens to Host First-Ever Holiday Event!

Luminova Holidays Makes Its Colorado Debut Featuring Santa, Lights, Rides and More!

DENVER, CO (September 16, 2021) –Something new is coming to Elitch Gardens – an outrageously fun and immersive family experience that is guaranteed to be the brightest and most spectacular spot this holiday season. Starting Friday, November 26, 2021 through Sunday, January 2, 2022, the Park will transform into Luminova Holidays and deliver the most fascinating and dazzling winter-wonderland experience Denver has ever seen with larger-than-life holiday displays and more. To best enjoy this awe-inspiring display of glittering lights, fun rides, heartwarming memory-making moments and visits with St. Nick, reservations are required. The event will run evenings from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

“We truly are proud and excited to introduce the first-ever holiday event at the Park,” says David Dorman, Elitch Gardens General Manager. “Luminova Holidays promises to be a must-see sensational and sophisticated spectacle and a must-do for Coloradoans of all ages to make lifelong memories at Elitch Gardens.”

Luminova Holidays Featured at Elitch Gardens Includes:

  • Over 3 million dazzling lights
  • 65 ft. Christmas tree
  • 25 ft. snowman that never melts
  • 200 ft. candy cane tunnel
  • Ornaments and presents scaling over 16 ft. tall
  • 300 ft. x 70 ft wall of lights
  • Rides on limited Elitch Gardens attractions
  • Train rides for the kids (and the kids at heart)
  • Interactive activities including light-up hopscotch
  • Strolling holiday entertainers
  • Jolly ol’ Saint Nick and his elves
  • Photo ops galore with immersive light displays
  • And more to come

“This year more than ever we want families and friends to create memories that will last well beyond the holiday season,” says Dixie Baker, co-producer of Luminova Holidays. “We are extremely excited to be making our Colorado debut and to share with Denver the joy and holiday cheer that thousands have experienced when coming to see Luminova!  We are thrilled to be partnering with Elitch Gardens and look forward to brightening up your holidays for years to come.”       

President and CEO of VISIT DENVER Richard Scharf further adds, “We are thrilled that Luminova Holidays has chosen Denver and Elitch Gardens for their newest attraction. The holiday season in The Mile High City is always an exciting time with shopping, festive attractions, performances and displays, and we look forward to adding another unique tradition for families to enjoy downtown.”

The holiday bliss starts now! Early bird tickets are on sale for a limited time only for $19.99 each. Kids 2 and under are free. Elitch Gardens is partnering with Luminova for this special event and thus all guests are required to purchase a ticket and make a reservation. Special discount tickets have been arranged for our valued season pass holders. Guests should head to ElitchGardens.com/Luminova to reserve their visit and purchase tickets. Make Luminova Holidays featured at Elitch Gardens your plan for holiday get-togethers this year. It’s where the most wonderful time of the year is safely fun for all ages.

Connect with Luminova Holidays featured at Elitch Gardens

Facebook and Instagram – @LuminovaHolidays and @ElitchGardens

Twitter – @LuminovaHoliday and @ElitchGardens

#LuminovaHolidays #BrightenUpYourHolidays #ElitchGardens

About Elitch Gardens
Located in the heart of Denver and celebrating over 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 are thrills for all. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase tickets.

About Luminova Holidays

Luminova Holidays is a world-class light experience produced by Another Bright Idea, Inc. that has toured light festivals around the globe for thousands to enjoy. With a passion for the holidays and lifting the human spirit, Luminova creates events that encourage interaction and resonate with not only kids today, but also the young-at-heart.

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