Ground Zero is a place where teenagers can hang out and build relationships with each other as well as with positive adult role models. The building serves as a concert venue as well as the location of monthly Ground Zero Connection Events.
Ground Zero houses a full-time, full-service coffee shop. The coffee shop is open for all of Ground Zero’s events. Teenagers and event attendees can enjoy good coffee and good company in the coffee shop’s pleasant, relaxed atmosphere.Find out more about our coffee shop
Ground Zero provides positive, Christ-centered entertainment that is a healthy alternative to what teenagers are exposed to in today’s culture. Teenagers experience a safe, engaging, comfortable, and familiar environment during Ground Zero events. The main room offers an array of seating options and entertainment while in the Ground Zero venue.
The Ground Zero teen club features three video gaming platforms. These areas are designed to create a living room like atmosphere complete with carpet, couches, big screen TVs and home entertainment systems. Ground Zero has gaming systems to maximize the entertainment value of these areas. These platforms offer a comfortable atmosphere for teenagers to hang out with one another as well as Ground Zero volunteers.
The Top Nosh is open any time the venue is open for a Ground Zero event. The Top Nosh features a teen-friendly menu including pizza, chicken fingers, candy, etcetera with teen-friendly prices. This fun, laid back, retro themed mini-diner pays homage to the heritage and history of the 1958 Rivoli Theatre.
Stage Left is open any time the venue is open for a Ground Zero event. Stage Left is stocked with Ground Zero merchandise and apparel for purchase. The apparel sold here is of the utmost quality and on par with modern fashion. The store also carries other positive merchandise for teenagers.
Ground Zero hosts speakers and bands from all over the nation for various events. It is important that our guests are comfortable during their time at Ground Zero. The venue features a private back-stage area for speakers, artists, and performers. The backstage area includes a fully furnished green room including: complete living room, full kitchen, laundry facilities, two full bathrooms, and a large dressing room. Ground Zero stage guests are welcome to bring family knowing that they will have a comfortable space to enjoy during their time with Ground Zero.
The Ground Zero staff works in an office within the venue. Renovations to what was the projection room have made it possible for the staff to work in a professional atmosphere throughout the week to make Ground Zero’s weekends of ministry possible. Ground Zero recognizes that professionalism is a key component to any successful organization. Creating that professional work environment has played a significant role in helping our staff to achieve and maintain a level of professional excellence.