Fourth of July Fireworks, Dive-In Movies, and Free Concerts for Sizzling Summer Fun

Elitch Gardens Turns Up the Heat on July Entertainment
Fourth of July Fireworks, Dive-In Movies, and Free Concerts for Sizzling Summer Fun

Denver, CO (June 30, 2015) – Summer is officially underway and Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park is gearing up for more excitement this July! In honor of Independence Day, Elitch Gardens will light up the Downtown Denver skyline with their annual Fireworks show. Families can celebrate this patriotic and fun-filled holiday by spending the day in the Theme and Water Park, riding coasters, cruising down water slides, enjoying classic American BBQ, and watching in amazement as the night comes to a close with a fireworks extravaganza that is not to be missed.  

The family entertainment continues with Dive-In Movies. Guests can bring the family out to the Water Park for an evening of cinematic fun in the water and float in the wave pool while watching their favorite flicks on the big screen for a perfect summertime night out! Dive-In Movies are featured on Friday evenings throughout July with Maleficent on July 10th, Big Hero 6 on July 17th, Elf on July 24th for a special Christmas in July event, and Monsters University on July 31st! All movies will start at 7:30 p.m. above the Wave Pool. Guests are advised to bring towels and blankets for open seating, which starts at 7 p.m.

Summer really heats up with more free concerts slated to take the stage. Dove Cameron and Ryan McCartan will perform in their new band, The Girl and the Dreamcatcher, on July 11th. Best known for their roles on the Disney Channel original series Liv and Maddie, this dynamic duo is taking their musical talents on the road and straight to the Elitch Arena stage. On July 25th, three acts are ready to rock in the annual Rock N’ Ride Christian music festival.  Tenth Avenue North, Britt Nicole, and The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus are sure to bring the fun and fellowship in their truly inspiring performances.

Plus, in August it’s a teenage dream as more Disney stars take on the Elitch Stage. Sabrina Carpenter, who plays Maya Hart on Disney Channel’s Girl Meets World, will perform on August 1st. Colorado natives turned stars R5 will return to the Centennial State and perform their pop rock hits in their highly anticipated show on August 8th.

Elitch Gardens is the best entertainment value around.  Discount daily tickets are available online for $34.99 and Season Passes are just $79.99 at A Season Pass pays for itself in just two visits with two parks in one, unlimited rides and slides, free tickets for friends, and special events like Fright Fest.

Located in the heart of Denver and celebrating 125 years of fun, Elitch Gardens is America’s only Downtown Theme and Water Park.  The park is open through November 1st with 53 rides and attractions, live entertainment, thrilling roller coasters, and an entire water park. Visit for more information and to purchase discount tickets.

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