Here is what is happening in New Castle for the week of August 7, 2017

Weekly Events for August 7

August 5 – Larry Borgard Memorial Service, Burning Mountain Park, 1 – 4 pm
August 7 – 12 noon, Senior Luncheon at New Castle Senior Housing
August 8 – 6:30pm, Lions Club meeting at New Castle Senior Housing
August 9 – 12 noon, Senior Luncheon at the River Center
August 9 – 7 pm, P & Z meeting at Town Hall
August 10 – New Castle Community Market, 4:30 – 7:30 pm, Burning Mountain Park

August 12 – Pyro Push It Up Trail Run

Future Events – Mark Your Calendars

September 8 & 9 – Burning Mountain Festival – “This is Our Town, Proud & Strong”

New Castle Community Market
Thursdays, 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Burning Mountain Park
This week’s music by
Guilty Pleasure

Grand Avenue Bridge Updates

Downtown Striping for Detour Route
Monday 8/7 through Friday 8/11, both day and night work (most of these closures will be one day only, the schedule is dynamic and weather dependent)

  • Eighth from Grand to Colorado will be closed, Colorado from Eighth to Ninth will be closed, Ninth Street from Grand to Colorado will be closed
  • Devereux Road and Midland Avenue will be in alternating one-lane configuration
  • I-70 between Exits 114 and 116 will be reduced to one-lane both east and westbound
  • CO-82 from 27th Street to Eighth will be reduced to one-lane
  • Wulfsohn closed periodically
  • Sixth Street will be one-lane in each direction

Eighth Street Closures
Eighth Street between Cooper and Grand closed through Aug. 11. Crews will open it for the weekend of 8/5-8/6. Access to the CMC parking garage will be maintained via Cooper Street. Construction crews will be on Eighth Street working on a utility project.

Parking Closure
Parking in front of the Hotel Colorado will remained closed through the detour.

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Events at the Library
August 8 – 10:30 am Storytime

August 12 – 5 pm This Great American Eclipse

For more information call the Library at 984-2346 or go to

New Castle Recreation Department

Name the Park!

 New Castle’s newest park will be completed this fall, and we need your help to name it! The new park, informally called Sports Park, is located at the intersection of Castle Valley Boulevard and Clubhouse Drive. It will include tennis courts, pickle ball courts, a volleyball lawn and a playground. Go to for an entry form.

Micro Soccer (Ages 4-8): US Youth Soccer guidelines have changed to the “birth year” age groups. Starting in the FALL 2017 New Castle Recreation will be following the guidelines set forth by US Youth Soccer. The new “birth year” guidelines are following by New Castle United Soccer Club too. Starting in the FALL 2017, players will be grouped together based off their birth year. Practice will be 1-2 times a week with weekly scrimmage games against other New Castle teams.
Cost: $40.00 5U players only
Age: 2013= 5yrs under (5U)*** only a 4 week session begins
Session 1: August 28 – October 2
Ages: 2012=6yrs under (6U) 2011= 7yrs under (7U) 2010= 8yrs (8U)
Cost:$60 includes a T-shirt/jersey
Days/Times: Practice begins the week of August 28, Games begin September 8–October 13
There will be an informational meeting regarding the new format of Micro Soccer for all parents on Tuesday, August 8 at 6:30pm at the New Castle Community Center.


Fall 2017 Activity guide is available click here. Call the New Castle Recreation Dept at 984-3352 for more information.

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