Season of the Star

Celebrate the magic of the season in Castle Rock! The Season of the Star events will be held at Festival Park and at the Amphitheater at Philip S. Miller Park. Come explore the beauty of the holiday decorations, and start a new tradition with the Town.

Community Events


Start the season off right with Starlighting Saturday, Nov. 17. Join your friends, family and community as the Town of Castle Rock, the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce, and the Downtown Alliance delight in the charm of our small town holiday activities.

Starlighting activities begin at 2 p.m. and include food, adult beverages, live entertainment and fireworks at 5 p.m. The Rink at the Rock also opens for the season this day.

  1. Elf on the Shelf
  2. Turkey ROCK Trot
  3. Small Business Saturday
  4. WinterFest

Elf on the Shelf
Nov. 17-Dec. 25

Downtown Castle Rock Rocky the Elf is back in November and visiting places in #DowntwnCastleRock for the holiday season. Check in to see what Rocky is up to! For more info check out Downtown Castle Rock’s Facebook event page.

Celebrate the season 

The Season of the Star includes free carriage rides through Downtown, carolers, and other activities every Saturday. Carolers will be entertaining throughout Downtown from 2 to 4 p.m. Nov 24-Dec. 22. 

Carriage rides 

Enjoy free carriage rides from 5 to 8 p.m. Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8, 15 and 22. Pick up is at Festival Park.
  1. Storytellers and S'mores
  2. Reindeer Games
  3. Candlelighting

Storytellers and S’mores
Dec. 8 
5-7 p.m.
Festival Park

Bundle up and head over to Downtown Castle Rock to enjoy the holiday lights and check out the recently redesigned Festival Park. Santa and some of his friends are stopping by 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.