Celebrating 27 years of Visual Inspiration
Castle Rock, conveniently located between Denver and Colorado Springs off Interstate 25, is beloved by locals and visitors alike, all of whom flock to the area to experience its numerous cultural events, outdoor attractions, and one of a kind shops and restaurants. From the Town’s namesake; Rock Park, to the historic downtown, to the many unique and family owned restaurants, there is something for every history, theatre, art and food buff. New in 2016: The Rock After Dark VIP Event (Saturday, Sept. 10th, Time: 6:30 PM to 10 PM) will offer art lovers the opportunity to experience the Artfest after hours with live music, food and more! More details and ticket purchasing options coming soon.
The weekend after Labor Day, the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce hosts a juried fine arts show with artists from across the country. Historic downtown Castle Rock provides the perfect canvas for the 27th Annual Colorado Artfest, which has become a summertime tradition for residents and art enthusiasts alike. This esteemed community art festival continues to highlight the talents of more than 170 exhibitors displaying a wide range of works from life-size sculptures, to photography and jewelry. There’s a multitude of opportunities to appreciate – and purchase – art during this weekend of visual inspiration. Enjoy continual live main stage entertainment, featuring popular musicians, that provide a complimentary backdrop to this year’s program along with strolling entertainers, the Artfest Store; and a silent auction. To tantalize your taste buds, there will be food and beverage vendors aplenty as well as an Imagination Zone for children. There is something for everyone at the Colorado Artfest at Castle Rock.
Shuttle Parking is available at the DC Fairgrounds. No Pets Allowed.