This year should prove to be another exciting one at Elitch Gardens in Denver. Opening day is set at May 7th and the water park (included free with general admission) will open May 28th. In addition to having Denver’s most thrilling rides and a cool water park, several concerts and other special events will take place at Elitch Gardens this summer. Get set for a fun filled summer from beginning to end!
Daily tickets for adults 48” and taller are $42.99 each at the gate or $37.99 if purchased online. Children under 48” and seniors can get tickets for $29.99 at the gate or for $27.99 online. An even better value is the season passes. At $69.99, you quickly recoup the cost of the pass after only 2 visits – and just think, you have all summer to visit again and again for that same price.
The theme park portion of Elitches consists of thrill rides, family rides, and kids’ rides. Prepare to scream or simply share a laugh together. Going to Elitch Gardens as a family is a great way to spend quality time together.
The water park portion of Elitches consists of a giant wave pool, an action river, several exciting water slides, a raft ride, a river-run, a tree house adventure, a tubing bowl ride, a free-fall slide, and much more.
Elitches is also never short on live entertainment in the summer months. Concerts and other special events fill the calendar at Elitch Gardens. Events such as Physics Night, D.A.R.E. Day, Coasters for Caring, and several other fun yet educational events take place at Elitches. Concerts acts like Miranda Cosgrove and Third Day are scheduled for the 2011 season (with several more to still to come.)
A haunted house is present around Halloween, but tickets are bought separately from the general admission tickets. See the Denver Haunted House Guide for more details.
Individuals, families, and small groups of friends are frequent occurrences at Elitches, but larger organized groups are also welcome inside the Denver theme park. Companies, schools, day camps, summer camps, youth groups, birthday parties, catered events, and much more make great opportunities to gather at Elitches for a screaming good time. Join us at Elitch Gardens in downtown Denver for the time of your life!