Season of the Star

The holidays are a special time of year in Castle Rock. The Season of the Star is a celebration of lights and the beauty of our Town during the winter. Get in the holiday spirit with these family friendly activities held throughout Town.


Saturday, Nov. 20, 2-6 p.m.

Join the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce for our annual Starlighting festivities including hot chocolate / adult beverages, food trucks, nonprofit booths, strolling entertainers, and live entertainment from 2 to 6 p.m. The Starlighting ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. with the actual lighting of the star at approximately 5:30 p.m.

 More information is available on the Castle Rock Chamber website.

Festival Park Starlight Market

Friday, Dec. 3
 3-8 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 4
11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Kick off your holiday shopping with Castle Rock's premier craft and food market. Shop from more then 30 vendors including unique crafts, specialty items, roasted chestnuts, mulled wine and more. Get that impossible to shop for person a gift while enjoying the 30-foot Christmas tree, hot cocoa and holiday music.

Storytellers and S'mores

Saturday, Dec. 11
5-7 p.m.
Festival Park

Santa and some of his friends are stopping by Festival Park to read holiday favorites from our giant Storytellers Chair. Enjoy roasting marshmallows, making s’mores, hot chocolate and other family friendly fun at this free community event. This year hop on the Castle Rock Trolley for a short ride to enjoy the beautiful lights of Downtown.

Holiday Drive In Movies

Saturday, Dec. 17  - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Saturday, Dec. 18  - Elf
Event Pad at Philip S. Miller Park  

More information and registration 

Holiday Lights

Nov, 20-Jan. 23  at Philip S. Miller Park  

Drive through or take a walk through Philip S. Miller Park and enjoy some added holiday decorations to the already beautifully lit park.