Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation,

2023 Hours of Operation

2023 Regular Season Hours, Open Daily June 3 - August 13

Monday - Sunday
9:00am - 2:00pm
Additional Evening Hours - Wednesdays & Fridays
4:00pm - 8:00pm

2023 Post Season Hours

Sat, Aug 19 & Sun, Aug 20
9am - 2pm
Sat, Aug 26 & Sun, Aug 27
9am - 2pm
Sat, Sep 2 & Sun, Sep 3
9am - 2pm
Mon, Sep 4 (Labor Day)
9am - 2pm

Weather & Closures

Pirates' Cove is an outdoor facility. Operations are weather dependent. We attempt to keep the park open as much as possible, but please be advised that inclament weather may result in necessary closures of the park. In the event of a closure during operational hours, refunds will not be provided, a raincheck to visit at an alternative date may be available at the Manager's descretion.. 


Admission & Season Pass Information

Daily Admission

Pirates' Cove is recommended for children ages 2-9. Any child riding the attractions must have admission fee paid.

  • General Child: $15
  • Elk Grove Resident Child: $10
  • Adults are always free! 

Adults are not allowed to ride most of the attractions.

Season Pass

Experience a summer of swashbuckling fun! This pass allows the holder unlimited visits to the park during open hours. It pays for itself in just 5 visits! You can purchase your pass at the Pirates' Cove gatehouse or at the Pavilion or Al Hattendorf Center customer service desks.

  • Individual General Child: $80
  • Individual Elk Grove Resident Child: $60

Contact Pirates Cove

For more information regarding the Pirates' Cove Children's Theme Park, its programming or summer camps, please call 847-439-COVE during regular season hours or 847-288-3517 during off-season hours. For Parties, Groups or Corporate Rentals call 847-437-9494.