Activities and Events

The Parks and Recreation Department offers many types of community events throughout the year, including the Daddy Daughter Ball, races like Tri-the-Rock, liveBIG, and the Castle Rock Half Marathon, as well as community events like Pooch Plunge, Pedal the Moon, and Spooktacular.

We also have several nature related activities such as National Trails Day, bird watching, wildlife educational presentations, guided hikes, Earth Day willow harvest and planting, and other outdoor activities.

Registration for these activities and events can be found in the details of the calendar page listing.


Nuggets Skills Challenge


Daddy Daughter Ball
Colorado Bluebird Project Open House


Colorado Bluebird Project Monitor Training


Arbor Day
Earth Day Willow Harvest and Planting
Wild In Our Town


Basic of Bird Watching
Guided Bird Watching
REAL Climb4Change
Summer Concert-Super Diamond
National Senior Health and Fitness Day


Downtown After 5
National Trails Day 
Morning Zumba Special Needs Fundraiser
Castle Rock Half Marathon (returning in 2018)
Free Concert-Boogie Machine
Free Fitness Fridays & Yoga in the Park
Summer Concert - Thompson Square


Summer Concert-Colorado Spring Philharmonic
Free Concerts-The Goonies & FACE
Free Fitness Fridays & Yoga in the Park
Raptors over the Rock
Western Heritage Welcome


Free Concerts-Paizley Park & Hip Pocket
Free Fitness Fridays & Yoga in the Park
Pedal the Moon
Summer Concert-Little River Band


Animals of Pokemon-Nature Educators
Pooch Plunge
Glow Zumba for REAL
Public Lands Day
Free Fitness Fridays & Yoga in the Park
Summer Concert - Halfway to Hazard


Castle Rock Trail Festival, liveBIG Run
Free Concert-John Adams, John Denver Tribute
Castle of Terror
Spooktacular & Harvest Festival


Reindeer Games