BASE Showcase

Thursday, June 30 // Doors at 6:30 PM // Show at 7 PM // Free // All Ages Join the lovely folks from BASE for an absolutely FREE all ages and all abilities variety show! Featuring stand up comedy, sketch comedy, improv, music, and much more. BASE is a program of Summit, Inc., and is an all-ages, all-abilities social engagement and activity center that is meant to be a safe place to explore and display the arts as well as learn self-advocacy and other skills needed for navigating the world. If you have questions or would like to participate please call (406)728-1630. For more information about BASE visit https://www.summitilc.org/services/base/. For further information, accessibility, and inquiries please visit https://www.zootownarts.org/meet-the-zacc/about/.

TLC Dance Party / School’s Out Summer Soirée (18 & Under)

Sunday, June 12 // Doors at 7 PM // 18 & Under ONLY // Free Celebrate the end of the school year with the ZACC’s Teen Leadership Club during the School’s Out Summer Soirée! This free event in the ZACC’s Show Room is for Missoula high school students to decompress after finals with music and dancing. Doors and music begin at 7 PM and go until 10 PM. All attendees must be 18 years old or under. For further information, accessibility, and inquiries please visit https://www.zootownarts.org/meet-the-zacc/about/.

Pride Official All Ages Afterparty

Saturday, June 4 // Doors at 9 PM // Free & Open to All // Donations Encouraged ​Head into the ZACC after the Pride Block Party on Main St comes to a close! Come one come all, people of all ages are welcome to continue the celebration at the Missoula Pride Official All Ages Afterparty with music by Auntie E. To learn more about Missoula Pride 2022 events visit https://www.missoula-pride.com/. For further information, accessibility, and inquiries please visit https://www.zootownarts.org/meet-the-zacc/about/.

MAMA Open Mic

Wednesday, June 1 // Doors at 7 PM // Open Mic begins at 7:30 PM // Free & Open to All The ZACC and the Montana Area Music Association have teamed up to create a space for music, community, collaboration, and artistic expression. Learn about MAMA’s mission, what we’re working on, and how to get involved. Meet fellow musicians, test out new songs, and build new connections! The last few months have been a blast, and we would love to see you again on June 1 for MAMA Open Mic, happening monthly in 2022. To learn more about the Montana Area Music Association (MAMA) visit https://mama4mt.org/. For further information, accessibility, and inquiries please visit https://www.zootownarts.org/meet-the-zacc/about/.

Diversity Day with EmpowerMT

Saturday, April 9 // Event begins at 2 PM // Free & Open to All // Donations Encouraged In 2010 EmpowerMT’s youth leaders were instrumental in helping to extend protection against discrimination to LGBTQ community members under Missoula’s Non-Discrimination Ordinance. Since then, the second Saturday in April has been declared Diversity Day to commemorate that victory, honor the impact of youth engagement, and celebrate Missoula’s enriching diversity. Diversity Day festivities will include celebrating personal identity, youth wellness, connection, and resilience through an eclectic array of performances. We will also honor youth leaders across Montana who use their leadership to inspire change in their communities by presenting the 2022 Youth Lead Now Awards. EmpowerMT youth leaders will also be creating youth wellness toolkitsto give to youth who attend the event. To learn more about EmpowerMT visit https://www.empowermt.org/. For further information, accessibility, and inquiries please visit https://www.zootownarts.org/meet-the-zacc/about/.

MAMA Open Mic

Thursday, April 7 // Doors at 7 PM // Open Mic begins at 7:30 PM // Free & Open to All The ZACC and the Montana Area Music Association have teamed up to create a space for music, community, collaboration, and artistic expression. Learn about MAMA’s mission, what we’re working on, and how to get involved. Meet fellow musicians, test out new songs, and build new connections! The last few months have been a blast, and we would love to see you again on April 7 for MAMA Open Mic, happening monthly in 2022. To learn more about the Montana Area Music Association (MAMA) visit https://mama4mt.org/. For further information, accessibility, and inquiries please visit https://www.zootownarts.org/meet-the-zacc/about/.