When and where is the festival?

The New Castle Rides and Reggae Festival pre-party and Dirty Dozen race packet pickup is Friday, August 9th from 5:00p - 8:00p at Ritter Plaza in downtown New Castle, CO. Register for the race here.

The is New Castle Rides and Reggae Festival is Saturday, August 10th from 8:00a - 8:30p at VIX Ranch Park in New Castle, CO. Purchase tickets for the Festival here.

are kids free?

Kids ages 12 and under are free, kids 13 and up need to purchase a ticket. Purchase tickets for the Festival here.

 are shelters allowed at the festival?

You are encouraged to bring shade shelters for the Rides and Reggae Festival. Please be respectful of others when setting up the shelter for the day.

are dogs allowed?

While we love our pooches, dogs are not allowed at the Festival.

are there e-bikes allowed in the dirty dozen race?

No e-bikes are permitted on the Dirty Dozen Race.

can we bring food and drink into the event?

You can bring food and non-alcoholic beverages into the event. Coolers inside the event are allowed, provided they are loaded up with non-alcoholic beverages

is camping available?

Camping at VIX Ranch Park is not allowed, but there are several camping options as well as reasonably priced hotels in the area.