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Join us the weekend after Labor Day in downtown Castle Rock, as we celebrate our 32nd annual Colorado Artfest at Castle Rock, a juried fine arts show featuring artists from across the country. Castle Rock Artfest is presented by the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce.

Admission to the Artfest is free, view more details below.  Patrons, advance registration is required. All registrations will be entered into a drawing to win prizes!

Thank You Platinum Sponsors!

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Celebrate the arts and support your local Castle Rock businesses at the same time.  Make a day of it and visit some of our local restaurants and one-of-a-kind boutiques/retail stores in fabulous Downtown Castle Rock.  View our Castle Rock Dining and Shopping Guides.

This two day event is held in downtown Castle Rock at Festival Park. Delight in the artistic impressions of more than 90 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. Patrons, pre register to be entered into a drawing to win prizes! 

September 11 & 12, 2021
Sat (9-6pm) Sun (10-5pm)

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

Artfest Patron Registration – Win Prizes!

View 2020 Participating Artists  

Interested in participating in 2021 event? Apply Here

Saturday – September 11th
Main Stage

Small Stage

Sunday – September 12th
Main Stage

Small Stage- TBC

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Please sign up for the 2021 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!

PLEASE NOTE:  Covid modifications have been implemented for our Artfest shuttles (2 small courtesy vans and the trolley) from Douglas County Fairgrounds.

Douglas County Fairgrounds
500 Fairgrounds Drive Castle Rock, CO 80109

  • Attendees are encouraged to park at Fairgrounds, take a shuttle or walk the sidewalk back to Festival Park.
  • Shuttles will be running at 50% capacity, all riders must wear a masks.  Shuttles 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 included: 

Parking Garage on 3rd/JerryPlease view the Downtown Castle Rock Parking Map below for additional parking options.

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.

Artist Sign Up Here

Important Dates
January 15, 2020 – Applications accepted
May 9, 2020 – Application Deadline
May 13-22, 2020 – Juror Meeting for Artist Selection
May 29, 2020 – Artist Invitation Email Notification
June 26, 2020 – Artist Acceptance Deadline and Booth Fee Payment Due
July 3, 2020 – Last day to cancel participation in 2020 show and still receive 90% refund
July 10, 2020 – Waitlist Artist Email Notification

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 31st Annual Castle Rock Artfest.

Be sure to stop by the Castle Rock Chamber of Commerce booth to purchase commemorative featured Artists Prints. Prints are priced to sell!  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!

Platinum Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors


Alan McDaniel Agency