If you just purchased Castle Rock real estate and are looking for something fun to do, you certainly have quite a few options! From outdoor activities to shopping, Castle Rock offers a wide range of recreational opportunities.
A Unique Mix of Shows and Events
The Douglas County Fairgrounds is a great place to find entertainment that is bound to spark an interest in every member of your family. The Douglas County Fairgrounds is located at 500 Fairgrounds Rd, Castle Rock, CO 80104.
Following is a list of several upcoming Douglas County Fairground events. For a complete schedule, make sure to review the Douglas County Fairgrounds events calendar, which is updated as soon as new happenings are put on the schedule.
Mark Your Calendar for These Fun and Exciting Events at the Douglas County Fairgrounds:
Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival
July 6, 2017 – July 8, 2017
10am – 5pm Thursday and Friday, 10am – 4pm Saturday
An admission of $10 allows entrance into this festival for 3 full days. Visitors are welcome to see, test, and buy the latest and greatest sewing and craft supplies. Bring the whole family to the Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival and enjoy free seminars, workshops and daily door prizes!
Antique Bottle Collectors of Colorado Show
July 8, 2017 – 9am – 4pm
If you have an interest in old or antique bottles, glassware, and collectibles, you won’t want to miss this exciting event! The Antique Bottle Collectors of Colorado (ABCC) is a non-profit organization that was established in 1965 to help the public explore and learn about historical bottles and other types of interesting antique Americana items. The ABCC is a member of the Federation of Historical Bottle Collectors. Admission to this event is $3.
Bubbles Liquor World Bourbon & Brewfest
July 15, 2017 – Noon – 3pm
This year’s 4th annual Bourbon & Brewfest event located the Douglas County Events Center will benefit the Mile High United Way and will feature hundreds of samples whiskeys and beers with live music playing in the background. Tickets for this fun “fest” are for sale at Bubbles Liquor World – 675 Genoa Way, Castle Rock, CO 80109
Douglas County Fair & Rodeo
Saturday, July 29, 2017 – 10am – 11pm
Thursday, August 3, 2017 – 2pm – 11pm
Friday, August 4, 2017 – Noon – 11:30pm
Saturday, August 5, 2017 – 10:30am – 11:30pm
Sunday, August 6, 2017 – 7:30am – 6:00pm
You won’t want to miss the 2017 Douglas County Fair and Rodeo! This multi-day event will feature several rodeos, a carnival, livestock sale, a pancake breakfast, several competitions, and creative arts contests. Admission is free on certain days and $6.00 per person on certain days. More information is available on the Douglas County Fair & Rodeo’s website. Some events require the purchase of separate tickets.
El Jebel Sportsmen’s Raffle
August 26, 2017 – Noon – 5pm
Tickets for this event are on sale now and available via the El Jebel Sportsmen’s Raffle website. Raffle winners will be presented with a certificate for the prize(s) they win – which can be used to select any item(s) available at Bass Pro Shops. Individuals age 18 and older are welcome to attend this event – which will include food, beverages, and the ability to win more than 100 prizes; such as:
- Smith & Wesson 686+
- Glock 42
- Smith & Wesson M&P 40
- Ruger LCP II .380
- Smith & Wesson M&P Shield 40
- Smith & Wesson M&P 9mm
- Rogue Expedition Upslope Tent
- Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard
- Kimber Micro 380
- $500 CASH
Llamas of Central Colorado Fall Classic
September 2, 2017 and September 3, 2017 – 8am – 8pm both days
Do you love llamas? Llamas are one of the most beloved animals in the world! This year’s LOCC Fall Classic will feature performance and halter classes, showmanship and versatility competitions, and much more. Learn all about llamas at this fun and educational event!
The Douglas County Fairgrounds is located at 500 Fairgrounds Rd, Castle Rock, CO 80104.