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

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.

All New $2.5M Hydro-Beast SlideZilla Opens, Welcomes Summer

Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park opened its monstrous new addition in its Water Park. SlideZilla, a $2.5 million attraction, is part of multi-million dollar upgrades to the Water Park this year, which also include an expanded lounge area for guests.

Water Park, Military Appreciation, Live Music, and a Fireworks Extravaganza

Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park is making a splash this Memorial Day weekend. The Water Park opens on Saturday, May 23rd for guests to enjoy all the water slides daily through Labor Day. In addition to Water Park fun, the park is gearing up for more excitement throughout the weekend with a special Military Appreciation Day filled with live music and a spectacular fireworks show.

It’s the Unofficial Start to Summer: Elitch Opens May 2nd

Elitch Gardens Theme and Water Park opens for another highly anticipated season on Saturday, May 2nd. Opening weekend will welcome the return of some very special guests - SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer - who will be at the park on both May 2nd and 3rd conducting thrilling Meet-N-Greet appearances for all of the young and young at heart.

Hop On Over to the Job Fair This Weekend

Those looking for employment this summer need to look no further than Elitch Gardens, which plans to hire over 1,000 more employees for its 2015 season. On Saturday, April 4th, Elitch Gardens will hold a Job Fair from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the park to interview for various positions. Candidates must complete an online application prior to attending.