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Press Releases

Be Afraid. Be Very Afraid!

Denver’s largest and most popular Halloween event officially kicks off this Friday night with six weekends of hair-raising fun. Elitch Gardens Fright Fest has thrills and chills for ghouls of all ages. Guests can enjoy Family by Day and Fright by Night, plus all their favorite theme park rides!

Big Weekend at Elitch Gardens

Free Admission for Heroes’ Day on Saturday Inaugural Low-Sensory Day on Sunday

Elitch Gardens to Celebrate Historic 130-Year Milestone

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. Dive into 2020 with the biggest season pass sale of the year starting today. All next season, the park will honor its past while embracing the future, providing quality family fun that has entertained Colorado for generations.

Elitch Gardens Debuts New Meow Wolf Ride Kaleidoscape This Saturday

Hang on to your hats and secure all loose items – Denver’s unofficial start to summer is here as Elitch Gardens officially opens this weekend, April 20 and 21, for its 129th consecutive year of high thrills and family fun! Be prepared to enter a cosmic void and discover the wonders of quantum travel with the highly anticipated new attraction, Meow Wolf’s Kaleidoscape. This one-of-a-kind experience is ready to send riders on a mind-bending voyage through the multiverse.

Elitch Gardens Brings Back Free PRE-K Pass for Kids Ages 3-5

Parents with a little one can put their wallets away this season! The family favorite Pre-K Pass returns to Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park this season. The Pre-K Pass grants free park admission to children three to five years of age for the entire 2019 season, including Fright Fest!