Ice Castles is open for the winter season! It will close on March 9.
Ice Castles is Dillon's newest cold-weather, Instagrammable, tourist attraction. After several years away, locals and visitors alike can enjoy its always changing display of twinkling LED lights embedded inside 25 million pounds of ice.
The attraction features ice-carved tunnels, fountains, slides, frozen thrones, and cascading towers of ice embedded with color-changing LED lights that twinkle to music at night.
Dillon Town Park offers parking spots nearby Ice Castle, which are available on a first-come, first-served basis. A large parking lot is located along Buffalo Street in front of the acre-sized ice castles. Another parking option is by Town Hall, which is within walking distance of Lake Dillon Drive.
Visitors to Ice Castles at Dillon Town Park should wear boots, as the walking surface of Ice Castles is made of crushed ice and snow. If you have small children, bring a sled to pull them on instead of bringing a stroller.