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Press Releases

Prepare to be Scared! Elitch Gardens Fright Fest Opens Sept. 28!

09/25/2018
Denver’s largest and most popular Halloween event officially kicks off this Friday night with five 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 during the month-long ghastly festival.

Park Announces One-Of-A-Kind New Attraction

08/23/2018
Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park announced today that the park will be partnering with new neighbor Meow Wolf to bring an innovative, alluring and sensational new ride to Denver in 2019. Meow Wolf’s Kaleidoscape will be a never-before-seen attraction that takes guests on a densely immersive and fully interactive experience.

Elitch Gardens Announces Big Summer Concert Series

05/07/2018
Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park announces its 2018 Summer Concert Series, with some of the biggest acts yet! From country, pop, rock, boybands, Hispanic supergroups, YouTube stars and Christian acts there is something for everyone to enjoy this season at Elitch’s.

Time to Let Your Hair Fly

04/24/2018
Hang on to your hats and secure all loose articles – Denver’s unofficial start to summer is here as Elitch Gardens opens this weekend April 28 & 29, for its 128th consecutive year of high thrills and family fun! Elitch’s Island Kingdom water park splashes open on Memorial Day Weekend when Colorado’s largest theme and water park swings into full everyday operation.

New FREE Pass Program at Elitch's

03/06/2018
Parents with a little one can put their wallets away this season! Elitch Gardens Theme & Water Park is introducing a new type of season pass specifically for the little kiddos. The new Pre-K Pass grants FREE theme & water park admission to children three to five years of age for the entire 2018 season, including Fright Fest!