Castle Ridge + Dunbar Music Group
We are excited to announce the new partnership between Castle Ridge and Dunbar Music Group. This collaboration promises to bring a unique blend of entertainment, hospitality, and community engagement.
Cody Dunbar, the creative force behind Dunbar Music Group, is known for his deep understanding of entertainment and its power to connect people. With over a decade of experience in the music industry, Cody's productions have resonated with audiences far and wide. Now, he brings this expertise and passion to Castle Ridge. This partnership will launch a dynamic concert series, with an exciting lineup of high-profile artists and promises an immersive entertainment experience.
But the excitement doesn't stop at music. Castle Ridge is more than a venue - it's a hub for community interaction and celebration. As part of our commitment to enriching our local community, Castle Ridge also offers customized catering and event planning services for your special occasions.
Join us at Castle Ridge for a harmonious blend of food and entertainment, where every event is a testament to our commitment to quality, creativity, and community.
Stay tuned for more details about our upcoming concert series and other events!
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8
Comedy at the Castle
Live stand-up comedy is the PERFECT date night or night out with friends so join us at Castle Ridge in Centralia, IL!
Doors open at 7PM, show begins at 8PM.Tickets are just $20 in advance or $30 at the door.
From tales of plus-sized shopping to stories of her day job as a high school English teacher, Andrea Caspari brings a unique voice to comedy. Caspari won the Clean Comedy Challenge at the legendary Ice House Comedy Club in Pasadena, California and her Dry Bar stand-up special is available now.
She was named the Funniest Female Comedian in Kansas City and is a regular at the KC Improv and the Comedy Club of Kansas City. Caspari is a member of the Bored Teachers Comedy Tour and has performed with them on over 100 shows—and counting. She has co-hosted the Teachers Off Duty podcast (available on YouTube).
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9
Centralia Sports Hall of Fame
DINNER & INDUCTION CEREMONY
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Social Hour 5pm | Dinner 6pm | Induction Ceremonies 7:30pm
*Tickets must be purchased in advance for entry to this event and all tickets purchased are non-refundable.*
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9
Join us for Live Music at Castle Ridge on Saturday, December 9, 2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. with live music from Katie Hatch! Food and Drink Specials at Stonewater will be available. Enjoy the tunes and the lakefront views right here at the Castle! Reservations are not required but are recommended.
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14
& FRIDAY DECEMBER 15
Escape rooms at Castle Ridge by Roaming Riddle on Thursday, December 14th and Friday, December 15th from 6pm - 9pm
2 Themed Rooms! 2 Dates Available!
New 2024 Christmas Themed Escape Room and Escape the Deep Sea Submarine
$25 per person - up to 8 people per group will have 20 minutes to escape, suitable for ages 8 and up.
Time slots available every 30 minutes both days. Purchase your tickets for each of the escape rooms at the following time slots:
6:00 p.m. | 6:30 p.m. | 7:00 p.m. | 7:30 p.m. | 8:00 p.m. | 8:30 p.m.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15
Ugly Sweater Party at the Castle
Get out those ugly sweaters, round up your crew, and watch the fashion parade of ugly sweaters at Castle Ridge on Friday, December 15th from 7:00 - 11:00 PM!
$500 Grand Prize | Live DJ | Appetizers & Desserts | Photo Booth
Castle Ridge is excited to partner with our local leadership group @BNI Praise for the most epic Holiday Party of the year! The $15 ticket includes access to the event, appetizers and desserts and a chance to win a $500 grand prize for the Ugliest Sweater!
DJ will be providing tunes from 7:00pm to 11:00pm and we have planned delicious Holiday themed appetizers, desserts, cocktails, mocktails, and the ultimate Ugly Sweater contest you don't want to miss! Awesome prizes will be awarded to the top 3 ugliest sweaters with a GRAND PRIZE of $500 (sponsored by Superior Lawn Care) to the ugliest sweater of the night, and of course bragging rights! What better way to score some cash or gifts before Christmas, while having a fun night out with your friends! Winners will be announced at 9:30pm and judged with the crowd applause lead by our fabulous DJ.
Limited tickets available. Tickets sales end on Monday, December 11th.
Vendor Spaces are now full.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16
Christmas at The Castle
Shop our Vendor Market featuring amazing local crafts, art, health & beauty, gifts, apparel, jewelry, and so much more! Saturday, December 16 from 12NOON-8PM. Cocktails and Outdoor Fire Pits will also be available, plus a special visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus from 12noon-5PM. General Admission is FREE.
Enjoy lunch or dinner at STONEWATER Restaurant before or after you shop 'til you drop!
CHRISTMAS AT THE CASTLE VENDOR LIST
The Crafty Heifer’s Creations
Leesa’s Kettle Corn
Red Barn Crafts
Harvest to Hearth
Book A Book Box
More Than Love Boutique
BoCo Boho 2.0
The Forged Filament
The Country Barn Candle Company
Cloud Wine Crafts & Planet Fidget
The Whole Caboodle BennyBearCrafts
Cord & Clay
Katie’s Crochet Cuties
Dashes with Sherrill by Red Aspen
Diana’s Country Crafts
Bubble Lady Bubbles
We Make Stuff
Amy Lou’s Baked Goods
Uncle Randy’s Sweets and More
Charm & Dazzle
Made By Nathan
Erin Elizabeth Clothing Company
Watts Custom Woodworks
Scentz of Purpose
C’s Sweets Specialty Cupcakes Bakery
Silver Phoenix Gifts
Kat & Walts Junk & Treasure
Barefoot & Imperfect
Thompson Custom Painted Furniture And Signs
Bernard Family Farm
Wading Hawk Sundries
45 South Leather
Little Cozy Cove
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16
Join us for Live Music at Castle Ridge on Saturday, December 16, 2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. with live music from Eli Tellor! Food and Drink Specials at Stonewater will be available. Enjoy the tunes and the lakefront views right here at the Castle! Reservations are not required but are recommended.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 17
Brunch Buffet with Santa & Mrs. Claus
Join us for our Brunch Buffet at Castle Ridge! Enjoy this family friendly event with special guests: Santa & Mrs. Claus! Indulge in build your own omelets, a carving station, and other breakfast buffet items you'll be sure to love. Purchase your tickets today! (STONEWATER Restaurant will be CLOSED for this special Brunch Buffet event).
For adults 21+ Bottomless Mimosas $15.
Single Adult Ticket: $29.95 | Child 12 and under: $9.95
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22
Sippin' with Santa
Join us at STONEWATER Restaurant on Friday, December 22 from 6-9PM and have a sip with Santa as he strolls around the Castle spreading good cheer!
Daily Specials + Happy Hour Menu after 8PM!
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 23
Join us for Live Music at Castle Ridge on Saturday, December 23, 2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. with live music from Cody Galloway! Food and Drink Specials at Stonewater will be available. Enjoy the tunes and the lakefront views right here at the Castle! Reservations are not required but are recommended.
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 30
Join us for Live Music at Castle Ridge on Saturday, December 30, 2023 from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. with live music from Hank Jourdan! Food and Drink Specials at Stonewater will be available. Enjoy the tunes and the lakefront views right here at the Castle! Reservations are not required but are recommended.
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 31
New Year's Eve at the Castle
Ring in the New Year Castle Style on Sunday, December 31st from 8PM to 1AM. Dance the night away with entertainment by We Got It Covered and enjoy a champagne toast at midnight.
Party Favors | Champagne Toast at Midnight
Celebrate with Drink Specials all night - Drawings, Giveaways and More!
- 21+ ONLY - No formal attire required
TICKETS: $20 - General Admission and Doors Open at 8:00pm
$200 - 2 Tickets + Best Western Plus overnight accommodations + Transportation from and to hotel - (Pick-up times start at 6:30pm and Return ends at 1:30am)
Players, Speakers and Alumni Lineup will be published at a later date.
Check here for more details about Cardinals Caravan 2024: Cardinals Caravan | St. Louis Cardinals (mlb.com)
MONDAY, JANUARY 15
Join us for the St. Louis Cardinals Caravan and benefiting The NubAbility® Athletics Foundation!
$10 General Admission - Doors Open at 4:30 p.m.
Benefiting The NubAbility® Athletics Foundation, the $10 admission tickets include general admission with a ballpark snack pack and one extra raffle ticket. Raffle tickets for Cardinal memorabilia and swag will also be available for sale on-site with proceeds to benefit The NubAbility® Athletics Foundation.
PUBLIC SYMPOSIUM | Q&A SESSION | FREE AUTOGRAPHS FOR KIDS