Santa and his friends are moving to Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms. Santa’s Village opens Friday, November 24 and runs through Sunday, December 24 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 4:30 .m. to 8:30 p.m. (with last entry at 7:30 p.m.)
Chatfield Farms will be transformed into a magical village. Hop on the hayride to catch a short movie at Santa’s cinema and find unique holiday gifts in his workshop. Santa’s Village replaces Trail of Lights, but continues many of the popular light displays along with new hands-on activities and displays that feature the North Pole and Santa’s workshop.
- Meet Santa’s live reindeer
- Kids get pictures with Santa, Snow Man and the reindeer (Santa will not be at Chatfield Farms on Dec. 24, because he will be at the North Pole)
- Craft with Mrs. Claus
- Holiday lights
- One hayride
- Santa’s Cinema on Elf Boulevard
- Santa’s Workshop will include craft vendors
You can also buy treats and hot drinks.
Tickets for Santa’s Village are $20/adults and children ages 3 to 15, $15/senior (65+) or military. Denver Botanic Gardens members get a $5 per ticket discount on the $20 tickets.
Buy tickets online or at the ticket booth in the Chatfield Farms parking lot during the event (if available). Ticket booth opens at 4:30 p.m. Advance tickets may also be purchased at the York Street Bonfils-Stanton Visitor Center or Chatfield Farms Earl J. Sinnamon Visitor Center during public hours. Tickets are limited each night. Purchase in advance to ensure admittance on your desired date.