Coloring Contest

Each year the Castle Rock Fire and Rescue Department hosts the Annual Fire Safety Poster Contest through schools all across Castle Rock.

Our 20th annual poster contest has started and goes until Monday, Oct. 7!  

2019 contest theme is:  

"Not every hero wears a cape. Plan and practice your escape!"

Home Fire Escape Planning and Practice

  • Home fire escape planning and drills are an essential part of fire safety.
  • A home fire escape plan needs to be developed and practiced before a fire strikes.
  • Practice your plan with all members of your family.
  • Establish a meeting place outside and away from the home where everyone can meet after exiting.
  • Create and practice your family escape plan today!  
    EDITH worksheet

2019 Contest Theme

Not every hero wears a cape. Two families practicing their home fire escape plans and walking toward

As with all contests, there are rules that need to be followed:

  • You must be a student in a Castle Rock school and attending third through the sixth grade
  • Posters must be made on a white 8 1/2" by 11" paper
  • Please DO NOT submit on lined paper
  • Please use all of your creativity and plenty of color
  • Please complete the entry form and feel free to use the back of the entry form to draw your picture
  • Only one entry per student 
  • Theme must be used in the drawing or your submission will not be counted

When you enter, we all win! 

You have a very important message to get out to all of the residents of Castle Rock. If your entry is selected, it will be made into a decal that is placed on the side of a fire truck where it will ride throughout the entire year. These messages are seen by almost every resident and visitor of Castle Rock! 

For more information, contact our Life Safety Educators by email.