Carousel Blog Posts

  • Carousel Closure (3/12/2020) - In order to be proactive in our response to the spread of the coronavirus, the Carousel has closed until further notice. We regret any inconvenience and we extend our heartfelt wish that our community stay healthy and safe. We will… Continue reading
  • Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a ‘Sweetheart Ride’ (2/3/2020) - Bring your sweetheart into the Carousel on Valentines' Day for a special Sweetheart Ride from 4 to 7 pm. Buy one ticket and your "sweetheart" rides for free. We'll have this sweet hand-painted Looff carousel frame for your photo opps and… Continue reading
  • Support the Carousel with your Colorado Tax Refund (1/21/2020) - Starting this year, Colorado taxpayers will be able to designate the Carousel of Happiness to receive a portion of their state income tax refund. It's simple, it's fast, and it allows you to support what matters to you! To make… Continue reading
  • Santa at the Carousel – Dec. 22 (12/21/2019) - Spend your holiday break with us! The Carousel will be open every day through Jan. 6, except for Christmas Day. And we're expecting a visit from Santa on Sunday, Dec. 22, from 12 to 2 pm. Bring your Christmas lists… Continue reading
  • Pretend to be a Time Traveler Day – Dec. 8 (12/7/2019) - Come dressed as a time traveler and celebrate this fun holiday at the Carousel on Sunday, Dec. 8th! Take a time traveler photo with one of your favorite Carousel animals and tag us on social media. We will randomly select… Continue reading
  • Support the Carousel on Colorado Gives Day – Dec. 10 (12/3/2019) - Help us raise $15,000 to go toward sustaining carousel operations and sharing happiness for many years to come! Colorado Gives Day offers an easy and secure way to support your favorite nonprofits online. And the funds are boosted by the… Continue reading
  • Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule (11/14/2019) - The Carousel will be open daily from 11 am to 6 pm for the Thanksgiving school holiday again this year, allowing area families with children out of school to enjoy their days off at the Carousel of Happiness. We are… Continue reading
  • Veterans Day – Veterans Ride Free (11/10/2019) - Come Take A Spin & Be Grateful on Veterans Day at The Carousel of Happiness - Veterans Ride Free - Monday November 11, 2019...Hours 11AM-6PM And Boulder Canyon Is Open All Day‼️ Continue reading
  • Carousel of Spookiness (10/19/2019) - Trick-or-treaters! Join us on Oct. 31, Halloween night for $2 spooky rides and trick or treat surprises from 4-7 pm. We'll also be offering hot dogs from 5-7 pm for a donation to the carousel. Our animals will be in… Continue reading
  • Animals After Dark Gala: Sept. 7, 7-10 pm at the Carousel (8/20/2019) - Join us Saturday, Sept. 7th for an evening of fun, friendship and philanthropy!   The celebration begins @ 7 pm, and includes hors d'oeuvres and drinks, live music by The Gael, and a live auction starting @ 8:30 pm. Come dressed… Continue reading