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2020 Park Information 

Park Overview

  • 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. This season boasts 135 days of screaming fun. From thrilling roller coasters to pint-sized adventures, a splashin' water park and tons of special events, like Fright Fest, there's thrills for all. The park is open April 18th through November 1st. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase discount tickets.

Important Dates

  • Season Pass Appreciation Weekend - April 11 & 12
  • Opening Day – April 18
  • Elitch Gardens celebrates its 130th Birthday on May 1
  • Water Park Open - May 23 through September 7
  • Fireworks – May 24, July 4 & September 6
  • Fright Fest – Friday Nights, Saturdays and Sundays from October 2 through November 1
  • Last Day/ Park Closes – November 1

What’s New?

  • Elitch Gardens Celebrates 130 Years of FUN in 2020! Learn More

Free Concerts

  • Concerts are free with a 2019 Season Pass or single-day admission to the park.
    • NEWSBOYS UNITED WITH ADAM AGEE - Saturday, June 13
    • Que Padre Fiesta - Sunday, June 21
    • Zach Williams - Saturday, July 25
    • More Concerts Coming Soon! 

Dive-In Movies

  • Every Friday Night from June 26 – July 31. Guests float in the wave pool as we show fun family flicks on the big screen. Movies are free with a Season Pass or single-day admission to the park.
    • Movies Coming Soon! 

Season Pass

  • Best Value for an entire season of FUN – 2020 Elitch Gardens Season Pass - $69.99 and includes free concerts, free dive-in movies and MORE! An Elitch Gardens Season Pass includes unlimited visits to Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park all season long.
  • Available at the park, at King Soopers or online at www.ElitchGardens.com

Season Pass Perks

  • 2 Parks, One Price. Unlimited visits to both the Theme and Water Park
  • 3 Free Friend Tickets
  • FREE Season Parking
  • FREE Concerts & FREE Dive-In Movies
  • Exclusive Pass Holder Coupons - Over $300 in Savings
  • FREE Fright Fest in October
  • Early Access to the Water Park – Get in Before the General Public

Daily Tickets

  • Guests 48” tall and over: $64.99
  • Guests under 48” tall and Seniors over age 62: $44.99
  • Discount daily tickets available at King Soopers or online at www.ElitchGardens.com

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Located in the heart of Denver, Elitch Gardens is Colorado’s only world-class combination theme and water park. A huge, summer-long party is about to hit Denver as Elitch Gardens’ honors its history as one of the oldest consecutive-operating amusement parks in the United States in 2020 when it turns 130 years old. The park will honor its past while embracing the future, providing quality family fun that has entertained Colorado for generations. There’s something for everyone, with 54 rides and attractions, including 14 pint-sized adventures, thrilling roller coasters and an entire water park. 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. Elitch Gardens is open April 18th through November 1st.  Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase discount tickets.

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Located in the heart of Denver, Elitch Gardens is Colorado’s only world-class combination theme and water park. A huge, summer-long party is about to hit Denver as Elitch Gardens’ honors its history as one of the oldest consecutive-operating amusement parks in the United States in 2020 when it turns 130 years old. There’s something for everyone, with 54 rides, slides and attractions, including 14 pint-sized adventures for kiddos, thrilling roller coasters and an entire water park. Thrills continue with tons of special events like three dazzling firework displays, concerts, Dive-In movies and family shows! What are you waiting for? Don’t miss the breathtaking views of Denver and Rocky Mountains while plummeting 200 feet on the Tower of Doom or swinging at 17-stories tall on Star Flyer. The park is open April 18th through November 1st. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase discount tickets.

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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. This season boasts 135 days of screaming fun. There’s something for everyone, with 54 rides, slides and attractions, including 14 pint-sized adventures for kiddos, thrilling roller coasters and an entire water park. Thrills continue with tons of special events like three dazzling firework displays, concerts, Dive-In movies and family shows! What are you waiting for? Don’t miss the breathtaking views of Denver and Rocky Mountains while plummeting 200 feet on the Tower of Doom or swinging at 17-stories tall on Star Flyer. The park is open April 18th through November 1st. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase discount tickets. 

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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. This season boasts 135 days of screaming fun. From thrilling roller coasters to pint-sized adventures, a splashin' water park and tons of special events, like Fright Fest, there's thrills for all. You won’t want to miss the breathtaking views of Denver while plummeting 200 feet on the Tower of Doom or swinging at 17-stories tall on Star Flyer. The park is open April 18th through November 1st. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase discount tickets.

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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. This season boasts 135 days of screaming fun. From thrilling roller coasters to pint-sized adventures, a splashin' water park and tons of special events, like Fright Fest, there's thrills for all. The park is open April 18th through November 1st. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information and to purchase discount tickets.

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Located in the heart of Denver, Elitch Gardens is Colorado’s only world-class combination theme & 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. Visit ElitchGardens.com for more information!