Santa and his friends are returning to Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms. Santa’s Village opens Friday, November 23 and runs through Sunday, December 23 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 4:30 .m. to 8:30 p.m. (with last entry at 7:30 p.m.)
Chatfield Farms is transformed into a magical village. Twinkling lights adorn many of the historical buildings including the schoolhouse, Hildebrand Ranch, farm house and Green Barn. Hop on the hayride to catch a short movie at Santa’s cinema and find unique holiday gifts in his 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. A 4-Pack costs $60. 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.