Castle Rock Artfest
September 10 & 11, 2022
Perry Street/Festival Park

Volunteer Opportunities

Thank You Platinum Sponsors!

Delight in the artistic impressions of more than 110 Artists from across the country at this two-day event in Downtown Castle Rock.
Castle Rock Artfest is presented by the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce.  The Castle Rock community is abundant with public art which ignites creativity and inspires conversation.  There is an enormous commitment to the arts where residents realize that the arts are important to preserving culture and quality of life.

This two day event is held in downtown Castle Rock at Festival Park. Delight in the artistic impressions of more than 110 Artists from across the country. Continual live main stage entertainment, featuring popular musicians, will provide a complimentary backdrop to this year’s program.  Admission is free to this 2 day event.   Artists may apply here.  Food Trucks may register here.

September 10 & 11, 2022
Sat (9-6pm) Sun (10-5pm)

Location: Perry Street (between 3rd/South) & Festival Park
Castle Rock, CO 80104

All Day Saturday/Sunday:

  • Kid’s Imagination Zone full of fun Art Activities for the kids!
  • Oscar the service lizard and friends
  • HawkQuest 

Live Mainstage Entertainment:

Saturday – September 10th
9am-12pm – Nick Critchlow Gutar/Violin
12pm-3pm – Vehicle
3pm-6pm  –   The King Stan Band

Sunday – September 11th
11am-2pm –  Jazz Spiders
2pm-5pm  –  Wildwood Station

9-11 Remembrance
(Star Spangled Banner, Presentation/American Legion)

10:30 – 11:00 AM
Aztec Group Huitzilopochtli Dancers On Sunday

Sign Up Now!  Volunteer at Artfest, It’s Fun!

Please sign up for the 2022 Artfest –  here’s how it works in 3 easy steps:

  1. Click this link to VolunteerSpot
  1. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)
  1. Sign up! Choose your spots – VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!

Congratulations to our 2022 Castle Rock Artfest Winners!



Mixed Media – Fine Arts

Best Fine Art



Printmaking – Fine Arts

Best Fine Craft



Painting, Oil or Acrylic – Fine Arts

Best Of Show

Daniel Marshall Ceramics – Fine Crafts Ceramics – Blue Ribbon
Jack Charney Ceramics – Fine Crafts Ceramics – Red Ribbon
Todd Mueller Computer Generated/Digital Art/ Computer generated – Blue Ribbon
Chad Keith Drawing or Pastels – Fine Arts Drawing or Pastels – Blue Ribbon
PEGGY ANTON Fiber – Fine Crafts Fiber – Blue Ribbon
Lisa Green Fiber – Fine Crafts Fiber – Red Ribbon
Larry Jakubiak Glass – Fine Crafts Glass – Blue Ribbon
Rachel Stych Jewelry – Fine Crafts Jewelry – Blue Ribbon
Mark Grosser Jewelry – Fine Crafts Jewelry – Red Ribbon
Steve & Calisse Browne Metalworks – Fine Crafts Metalworks – Blue Ribbon
Tim Canfield Photography – Fine Arts Metalworks – Red Ribbon
Sarah G. Keesen Mixed Media – Fine Arts Mixed Media – Blue Ribbon
Dave Reiter Painting, Oil or Acrylic – Fine Arts Painting Oil OR Acrylic – Blue Ribbon
Arturo  Garcia Painting, Oil or Acrylic – Fine Arts Painting Oil OR Acrylic – Red Ribbon
Cindy Welch Painting, Watercolor – Fine Arts Painting, Watercolor – Blue Ribbon
Shaun Downey Photography – Fine Arts Photography – Blue Ribbon
John Scanlan Photography – Fine Arts Photography – Red Ribbon
Fred Lunger Sculpture – Fine Arts Sculpture – Blue Ribbon
Deborah Candelora Sculpture – Fine Arts Sculpture – Red Ribbon
Rick Robinson Wood – Fine Crafts Wood – Blue Ribbon
Matthew Rinn Wood – Fine Crafts Wood – Red Ribbon

View a map of public art pieces. Castle Rock is part of the Countywide Art Encounters program. The art in this program is notated. View a map of public art pieces. (Once there, click on each piece for more information. Or, click the Map tab to show the location of all public art, then click the individual location indicator to see the description at that location.)

Please Refer to Town of Castle Rock Downtown Parking Map for most accurate information.

ENCORE PARKING GARAGE WILCOX/PERRY:  *Scheduled to be Open for Artfest weekend: 300+ Public Parking Spaces-Floors 1-5 ** No Overnight Parking



Douglas County Fairgrounds
500 Fairgrounds Drive Castle Rock, CO 80104

Take the Trolley from Douglas County Fairgrounds.

  • Attendees are encouraged to park at Fairgrounds, take the trolley or walk the sidewalk back to Festival Park.
  • Trolley will continually loop making 2 stops at the Fairgrounds and at corner of South/Perry Street. Artfest Shuttle Will Be Available both Saturday/Sunday during Festival Hours.

Other options:  

View the Downtown Castle Rock Parking Map

Your patience is greatly appreciated as we try to provide these courtesy transportation options for those needing it.  Thank you!

Standing out in a crowd of competitors is no easy task, and it’s getting more difficult all the time.

Contact the Castle Rock Chamber today to learn about the exciting sponsorship opportunities we can offer your business.  Email or give her a call at the Chamber (303) 688-4597.

Shop Local, Support Castle Rock!  Come down and spend some quality time with the family and browse all of the amazingly talented artists at the Annual Castle Rock Artfest.  Be sure to stop by the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce Artfest booth to purchase commemorative Starlighting Ornaments. Past Commemorative Artfest Prints are also available!  All proceeds benefit the Castle Rock Chamber and our efforts to promote and support Castle Rock Businesses!

Together we are stronger!  Don’t forget to patronize some of our local establishments this weekend as well.  Now, more then ever, Castle Rock Needs the Support Of Our Community!  View our dining guide at or check out the Shopping Guide to find your new favorite boutique!

Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Castle Rock Autoplex
Summit Solar and Roofing
The Emporium Castle Rock
Gravina's Window Center of Littleton
Renewal By Andersen