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Year Round Events

Family fun is always in season at Castle Park

There’s always a reason to celebrate at Castle Park! From Mardi Gras each spring, to the opening of Buccaneer Cove and the start of summer, to Castle Dark in the fall and Duke’s Very Merry Village at the holidays, there a special event for every season and every family member!

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Red, White & Splash

   

Red, White & Splash

July 6th - 7th & 13th - 14th 

Celebrate America!
Dive into all-American fun at Castle Park! Enjoy entertainment, games, and a photo-op with Duke the dragon as Uncle Sam. Double the weekend joy on July 6th & 7th, and July 13th & 14th. Don't miss lawn games, a pie-eating contest, and Duke's Dance Party! 

   

Daniel Tiger

   

Something grr-ific is coming!

August 23, 24, 31 & September 1

Meet & Greet Your Favorite Neighbors
Daniel Tiger and Katerina Kittycat, from the beloved PBS KIDS series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, are on their way to Castle Park! Meet & greet your favorite Neighbors August 23rd, 24th & 31st and September 1st. Don't miss out on the fun! Mark your calendars and join us for an unforgettable day!

Buccaneer Cove

   

Buccaneer Cove

Now Open for the Season!

Buccaneer Cove is the place to cool down
The summer season kicks off at Castle Park with the opening of our Buccaneer Cove water playground. With five water slides, aquadomes, spray cannons and a giant dumping bucket. Even better, it’s included with your ride park ticket!

Duke's Dance Party

   

Duke's Dance Party

Every Saturday

Dance the Night Away!
Get down with Duke’s Summer Dance Party Saturday nights each summer. Join us for a different party theme every Saturday. Enjoy DJ Dance-a-Lot, Duke’s Dance Crew and dancing with Duke!

   

Tot Time

   

Tot Time

Every Wednesday

Splash Away!
Enjoy an hour of fun play at Buccaneer Cove with your little ones! Children ages 5 and under get their chance to splash and play in our water playground every Wednesday! Join us and let your young ones have fun splashing away!

Castle Dark

   

Castle Dark

Returning September 2024!

USA Today’s #5 Theme Park Haunt in the country returns to Castle Park in September 2024 with all new haunted experiences. Add a little fright to your Halloween nights with mazes, scare zones and more. We are counting down the days! Tickets on-sale in August 2024.

Dia de los muertos

   

Dia De Los Muertos

Returning September 2024

Castle Park’s Dia de los Muertos celebration is a family friendly daytime celebration of Mexican and Latin American folk traditions. Entertainment, crafts and trick-or-treating!

Coming Soon

   

Duke's Very Merry Village

   

Duke’s Very Merry Village

Returning November 2024!

Celebrate the season at Duke’s Very Merry Village this November and December. Enjoy festive decorations, holiday treats, our famous snow and light shows and more!

Mardi Gras

   

Mardi Gras

Returning February 2025

Mardi Gras comes to Riverside with Castle Park’s unique take on New Orleans’ favorite festival. Let the good times roll with seasonal treats and fun activities for the whole family, including our all-new live show – Celebration! It’s Mardi Gras at Castle Park.

Coming Soon

   

Cinco de Mayo

   

Cinco de Mayo

Returning May 2024!

Join us for a celebration of America’s favorite Mexican holiday! It’s Cinco de Mayo at Castle Park featuring special photo-ops with Duke, loteria, folkloric dancers and arts & crafts for the kids, plus live entertainment and new cocktails for adults.

Coming Soon

   

Fun Friday Nights

   

Fun Friday Nights

Returning August 2024

Start your weekend with Riverside’s best family fun! The Castle Park Ride Park is open Friday evenings. The gates open at 5pm and the fun continues until 10pm.

Coming Soon