Support the Carousel on Colorado Gives Day

Colorado Gives Day is coming up quickly, on Tuesday, Dec. 8th.

Schedule your donation to the Carousel of Happiness today and help us reach our goal of $80,000 by the end of the year to keep the Carousel spinning for years to come.

Colorado Gives Day is an annual statewide movement to celebrate and increase philanthropy in Colorado through online giving. Donations are accepted for qualified nonprofits through

Carousel donors of $150 and above will receive access to view Carving Joy, a short film about Scott Harrison, the artist behind one of Colorado’s most beloved attractions. In Carving Joy, Scott reflects on how this Front Range landmark began with a wind-up music box on the front lines of the Vietnam War.

Anyone donating to support the Carousel at this level also will receive a beautiful, hand-carved bird by the artist himself as a thank you gift.

For more information, call 303-258-3457 or email

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Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays: 11 am-5 pm

Small group reservations available outside of regular hours.

Call (303) 258-3457 for more information.


Facemasks required for all riders 3 and up for everyone’s safety.

Our operations have changed to protect the health and safety of visitors. See our Covid-19 Plan for more information.