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Visit Elitch Gardens Theme Park any time between May and October with wild rides for adventure seekers and kid-friendly rides for young children

A Wild Time at Elitch Gardens Theme Park

Mar 31, 2014

Owned by CNL Lifestyle Properties, the Elitch Gardens Theme Park offers exciting fun and rides for bus rental visitors of all ages. Opened from May to October, this theme park is the only Downtown Theme and Water Park in the United States.

There are different types of rides offered at the theme park, whether it is thrill rides, family rides, kids’ rides, water rides and even a VIP experience.

Thrill Rides

The latest addition to the thrill ride section at Elitch Gardens Theme Park is the Brain Drain. This is a 7-story steel looping thrill ride that goes forwards, backwards and upside down, with seats facing both directions back-to-back.

Other thrill rides to enjoy are:

  • Boomerang
  • Half Pipe
  • Hollywood & Vine
  • Mind Eraser
  • Shake, Rattle and Roll
  • Sidewinder
  • Tower of Doom

Family Rides

Should you be heading to the theme park as a family in your mini bus, there are some family-oriented rides for you and your family to enjoy together. The most popular family ride would be the Elitch Garden’s Carousel that features 67 hand-carved horses and chariots. This 83-year old carousel has been restored and is fully functional, located between the Entry Pavilion and the water park.

Other family rides to check out:

  • Observation Tower
  • Dragonwing
  • Blazin’ Buckaroo
  • Rockin’ Tug
  • Spider
  • Tilt-A-Whirl

Kids’ Rides

Bringing along little tots to the theme park? Well, there are also kiddie rides they can enjoy that aren’t too fast or frightening for them. These rides have lower height restrictions so even young ones can get a go at it.

Some rides for these little ones are such like:

  • Balloon Race
  • Big Rig Trucking Co.
  • EG Flight School
  • Ding Dong Dock
  • Elitch Express
  • Goofy Gazebo
  • KidSpin
  • Jumping Jack
  • Tike Bikes

Other than rides at the theme park, there are also shows and festivals to attend. This summer, don’t miss out on the All-New Family Shows:

  • Dive-In Movies: Float in the wave pool and watch fun flicks like Finding Nemo, Frozen, and Despicable Me 2.
  • Fireworks: Celebrate Memorial Day weekend on Sunday, May 25 and Independence Day on Friday, July 4 with fireworks.
  • The World of Magic: Enjoy illusions, dance, music, and comedy come alive in this interactive family show held in the Trocadero Theatre, May 24 – September 1.
  • Character Tales: Join Annabel and Sherriff Hitchcock as they sing and dance through Cooptown’s Wild West.

Call 1-888-570-9902 or 303-309-2480 to book your charter bus ahead of time for your traveling needs to Denver.

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