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Weekly Events and Specials

Our FIFA Gaming League on Fridays!
Extreme Bowling every weekend!
Daily Specials!
Our Tuesday free poker tournaments!
All new Karaoke Night! One Wednesday per month in Club 156

                                 Weekly Special Events at The Connection

Public Welcome!

You know about the Bowling, Billiards, Arcade Games, and Video Games. Did you know that The Connection is also a fun and convenient place to play or hang out and watch your favorite sports?  Enjoy the games on BIG screen TVs or track them on one of our other TVs while you play. Free popcorn during all major sporting events! Public welcome. Call for information: 303.492.6338.

Things to do this Spring:

Monday Night Bowl Special

6pm - close, every Monday evening
(Excluding January 20th, The Connection will close at 6pm for Martin Luther King Jr. Day.)
$8 per person for 2 hours unlimited bowling. Shoes and a fountain drink included.
Come alone, with friends and/or family and have fun! This is the best deal!

 Tuesday Free Poker Tournaments

Free Texas Hold'em Poker: Sign up at 6pm at the Connection Front Desk; cards fly at 7pm
January 21
February 4
February 18
March 4
March 18
April 1
April 15
April 29 (FINAL TABLE)

Everyone welcome - all skill levels! Prizes for winners.

            Karaoke Night!

All new! One Wednesday a month beginning January 29 enjoy singing along to some fun tunes with us! Starting at 7pm in Club 156, join us for a fun time with your friends, great music, food, beverages and a whole lot of fun!

February 26
March 19
April 30

    Thursday Billiard Tournaments

9-Ball/8-Ball Billiards Tournaments, $5 entry fee.
Sign up starts 6pm at the Connection Front Desk; play begins at 7pm.
January 23 (8-Ball)
February 6 (9-Ball)
February 20 (8&9-Ball)
March 6 (8-Ball)
March 20 (9-Ball)
April 3 (8&9-Ball)
April 17 (8-Ball)
May 1 (9-Ball)
Tournaments will run in either double elimination or round robin format. BCA rules apply.
Prizes for Top Finishers!!

             Friday FIFA League

Every other Friday join us in our first ever FIFA League! Starting January 24, $5 fee per week. Each week players will have to use different league and teams competing for points to be declared a winner at the end of the semester.
Sign up starts at 6pm; play begins at 7pm.
January 24
February 7
February 21
March 7
April 4
April 18
May 2
Games will played on XBOX 360. Prizes available for top finishers!


  Friday Video Game Tournaments

Are you a gamer? Want bragging rights? Here's your chance!
Sign up starts 6pm at the Connection Front Desk; play begins at 7pm. $5 entry fee.
February 14: Call of Duty Ghosts
February 28: NBA 2K14
March 14: Super Smash Bros MELEE
April 11: Forza Motorsport 4
April 25: Halo 4
Games will be on PlayStation 3, XBOX 360 or Nintendo Wii gaming systems.
Tournament formats will be double elimination and/or round robin.
Prizes available for top finishers!

   Friday and Saturday Extreme Bowling

7 pm - close
$2.75/person/game for CU students with Buff OneCard
$3.75/person/game for general public
$2.75 shoe rental
Come enjoy bowling with black lights, colored lane lights and color pins. The ONLY Extreme Bowling you'll find in Boulder - fun for all!
Prizes for Color Head Pin Strikes!! Note: must tell the Connection Staff before bowling.

Sunday Bowling Leagues

Competitive and Recreational
Start getting your team together and practice this summer! You only need 4 members.
One time registration fee of $10/person. $5 weekly fee/person.
Competitive: 6-8:30pm; Recreational: 8:30-10:30pm
January 26

Feburary 2
February 9
February 16
February 23
March 2
March 9
March 16
April 6
April 13
April 20
April 27 (Playoffs)
It's a great value, lots of fun, and good way to meet new people.
Email or call us to learn more: or 303.492.6338


Weekday Bowling Breaks, Per Person (Monday-Friday):
Early-bird Special (11am-2pm): $1/game; $1/shoe rental - for everyone
Mid-Day Special (2pm-5pm): Half regular game rate; $1.25/shoe rental

Weekday Billiards Breaks (Monday-Friday):
Early-bird Special (11am-2pm): $1/hour for everyone
Mid-Day Special (2pm-5pm): 1/2 regular rates

Youth Camp Rates
Make bowling part of your camp or youth program, year-round!
Mondays-Fridays during the day. Must reserve in advance for these rates to apply.
$5.00 per camper for 2 hours unlimited bowling and shoe rental
Email or call 303.492.6338

CU Staff and Faculty Bowling
11:30am to 1:30pm, Mondays - Fridays
$2.75 per person per game; $2.75 for shoes
FREE popcorn and soda!
Drop in or reserve a lane.