Start the new year off on a positive sign when you come to the Zodiac on New Year’s Eve night! The 2016 Zodiac New Year’s Eve Party is one event you won’t want to miss. Our Alice in Wonderland New Year’s Bash will be a Mad Fun adventure down the rabbit hole. The festivities start at 8 PM, be prepared to indulge in our wildly fun games, music, and prizes. You can even come dressed up as your favorite character for our costume contest. Also, enjoy our free champagne toast at midnight! For more details check back here or call us at 719) 632-5059.
At 8 PM on December 9th we are hosting the Happy Horrordays Dance Party. This night will be awesome, featuring live music by Discount Cinema and music by DJs BatBoy and Matte Black. Drink specials and horribly good dance fun will be the highlights of your night. The cover is $3. On December 10th is our Winter Wonderland Ball, featuring your favorite local drag performers and a special guest burlesque performer from the local troupe, Peaks and Pasties. Admission is only $5.00 and there will be Raffle Prizes! On December 11th we have a special treat. For only a $5 cover you can experience Comedy Ray Gun: The Musical, as hosted by: Ryan Pacheco and Andrew Ingram, with comedy by Chris Wellman Pam Sterner and Otis Dan Raney. On December 16th at 8 PM we have Capt Wails & the Harpoons, Stella Luce, Youthful Nothings, See You Home Wolf, and CJ Hackett for a $5 cover. On December 18th at 3PM join us for the December Hula Jam. December’s Sunday Funday Hula Jam falls on Hula Girl Melissa’s birthday this year, so come on out and celebrate with the radicool grooves from Johnny MadBot & DJ Neea Starla! You can hoop it up with Bodacious Becca and learn some new moves, or just dance and chillax with us and enjoy the happy hour discounts! Stick around for more fun on December 18th, because at 8PM, you can share with us the joy of cinema for our very own Movie Night.
On Nov. 26th at 8PM the Zodiac will be holding a Holiday Toy Drive w/Live music! Come by and help fill our box with new unwrapped toys for our community’s children while enjoying Live performances by The Mostly Don’ts, MILOGIC, Cheap Perfume, Mad Trees W/ Charlie Milo, and Kevin Mitchell & Lord Damage. This event is hosted by Gary Vanderpool and J-Dup of the Weed Pimps. It will be a great night of fun and doing good for our community’s children. Your generous gifts will brighten the Christmas season for many children who are in need. It’s a win-win event created just for YOU. Entrance fee is $5 or free with your donation of a new unwrapped toy for the children. Doors open at 8 PM and the show starts at 9 PM sharp.
Come and enjoy our November special events in support of unique performers and filmmakers. On November 12th the Zodiac will host Abstinence: The Movie Fundraiser ft. live music. Cover charge is $5 which goes toward funding this great adult independent film. Abstinence: The Movie features an intense moving plot in the form of a coming of age drama for the two female main characters. It features both atheist and anti-theist tones throughout the film, as well as body and sex positive messages that are LGBT and Alternative Lifestyle friendly. This film will present you with a new kind of cinema experience that will blend the local art scene with gritty adult scenes. This film will push the boundaries of church and society as you watch the two 18 year old women seek to discover who they are while avoiding being caught by their religious parents and God-fearing school principal. This event is in support of a great cause and it is sure to be a fun night for everyone, so please LIKE and SHARE this to spread the word to other open minded and aware individuals. If you can’t attend in person, please consider donating online! www.patreon.com/abstinencethemovie
The second very special event in November is on Nov. 25th at 8PM – A Night of Twin Peaks : Black Lodge Friday. This will be our third annual Twin Peaks Party!! This is going to be an amazing night, sure to delight fans of Twin Peaks and other works by David Lynch. This event will feature Live Performances, a Fashion Show, a Costume Contest and so much more! We’re looking forward to another great year and hope that you can all be a part of this great celebration as well!
On October 16th the Zodiac has the Hula Jam from 3PM to 5PM, no cover, but any donations to the DJs and instructor are appreciated. Come dance to your heart’s desire and get some great instruction and help with your moves from Bodacious Becca. DJ Johnny MadBot & Neea Starla will handle the musical inspirations for your best dance moves and tricks. Hula Girl Melissa will tend the bar and take care of all your hydration and libation needs. Don’t forget to take advantage of the happy hour discounts!
On October 19th you won’t want to miss Anna Rose (NYC), Wes Williams Band, and Tye Dye Leopard featured at the Zodiac at 8 PM with a $5 cover. Then on October 21st you have the opportunity to take in cultural dances at the Zodiac. The night will feature Classical Temple Dance, Egyptian & Tribal Belly Dance, Bollywood, Fusion, and more at A Night of Exotic World Dance starting at 8 PM and tickets are only $10. Also, on October 22nd Worship Presents: Arbitrarium at 8 PM with a $5 cover. It will feature dark music, dark fashion, and dark art.
On October 23rd there are two exciting events at the Zodiac. The October Acoustic Jam will open up your creativity from 4PM to 7PM with no cover. Then, Strange Danger Thrill Show w/live music by Lakoda! will start at 8 PM with a $5 cover. Last, but certainly not least, on October 28th we have The Mostly Don’ts Album Release Party w/special guests at 8 PM with only a $5 cover. You will not want to miss any of these special events this month!
Zodiac Venue has two main Halloween events planned this year, which are filled to the brim of a witch’s hat with fun. The first is Peaks and Pasties Boolesque Weekend, which will be on October 14th and 15th. Both nights start at 8 PM, and the show begins at 10 PM on the nose. All ghosts, witches, and frightful creatures are welcome to attend this spooky and sexy weekend. The Peaks and Pasties performers hail from all over Colorado and New Mexico and are geared up for two very different nights with two sets of cast, all for your enjoyment and pleasure. Be sure to come dressed up in your favorite costume for the costume contest both nights. If you are a winner you get one entry for the upcoming Peaks and Pasties Academy of Burlesque, which starts October 20th. You also don’t want to miss the raffle each night where you could win a bar tab from Zodiac, some Peaks and Pasties gear, a photo from Broken Glass Photography, Professional Bull Riding (PBR) gear, and much more.
The second Halloween event at the Zodiac is Ghouls Gathering happening on October 29th from 3PM to 2AM. It will be an all-day themed event, starting at 3 PM for all the kids and free of charge until 7 PM. At 7 PM all of the more adult festivities will begin, including Halloween Trivia, vendors, performances, costume contests, raffles and prizes.
Every month at the Zodiac we have drink specials tailored to that month’s Zodiac sign. From September 23rd to October 22nd the Zodiac sign is Libra, so you get to enjoy the Libra drink special during that time, which includes St. George Brandy, Italian Liquor, Absinthe, and Red Bull. We get off on making drinks that fit your fancy, so don’t be shy about telling us exactly what you are craving for your night out at the Zodiac. Read through our complete list of drink specials and tell us which ones you are dying to try. The Zodiac bartenders stand at the ready to serve you the best drinks while you enjoy the best entertainment in Colorado Springs.
Zodiac Venue is one of the most unique and eclectic bars in the Colorado Springs area. You can come here any day of the week and experience a different atmosphere and culture. No matter what your interests or proclivities are, you will have a bangin’ good time! The bartenders at this over-the-top fantastic venue will get to know you and care about making you a satisfied customer every time you come in. Monday through Saturday you can come in for happy hour from 2PM to 7PM and expect to have genuine conversations with people that care. If you love to sing and show out for your talents, you will love Monday nights, which is Open Mic Night. If you are into Goth music and dance, let loose on Tuesday nights on Worship/Goth Dance Night. If you are a lady, or you like to look at ladies, come over and enjoy Ladies Night with Viva La VooDoo on Wednesday nights. For those who are bold enough to sing their favorite songs for the whole bar to hear, Karaoke with Hazel Humdinger on Thursday nights is the place to be. Friday and Saturday nights are some of the best nights to go to the Zodiac. At this bar, you can hear live music and take in the breathtaking Burlesque and other performance artistry that is part of the one of a kind Zodiac Venue experience. For a little Sunday Funday action, come to the Zodiac when it opens at 2 PM for Happy Hour all day and then show a little love for the service industry with drink specials all night.