Welcome to the Zig Zag City South event page!
Zig Zag City South is a placemaking event designed to showcase our Precinct’s unique character and support our local traders & organisations.
Our second Zig Zag is a night-time music event on Saturday July 14 from 8pm-2am, along King William, Carrington, Halifax and Sturt streets. This unique showcase is a major event within the Umbrella Winter Music Festival program.
The theme for the night is ‘Follow the Trail of Tribute gigs’.
Five City South venues will be hosting live music and DJ gigs, all based around some of the most famous artists and genres from the 60’s to the Naughties.
So check out the Gig Details and Event Map below, book in for a meal at one of our fantastic local eateries, and check out an awesome show!
All the gigs are free entry, so why not go for a wander and see a few!
DaVinyls live – The Chrissy Amphlett Tribute
Zig Zag presents a full production live show from Adelaide’s hottest Divinyls tribute band in the Kings Ballroom, plus DJs spinning classic Oz Rock and 80s all night! It’ll be one helluva of party kicking off from 9pm, with DaVinyls playing 2 sets from 10pm. Free entry!
Sat July 14 9pm-2am. The Kings Head (Ballroom) 357 King William St Adelaide
Iggy vs Ziggy – The Iggy Pop & David Bowie Tribute
Zig Zag presents a Front Bar Bout between two Gods of Glam Rock – Iggy Pop and David Bowie (aka Ziggy Stardust). Expect to hear all the 70s and 80s hits plus lots of album tracks and rarities from DJs Mark Yusef and guests. Tunes from 8.30pm, with the Official throw down from 9.30pm til late! Free in!
Sat July 14 8.30pm-2am. The Kings Head (Front Bar) 357 King William St Adelaide
Daft Funk! – The Daft Punk & French Disco Tribute
Zig Zag & Kumfy Klub present a celebration of Daft Punk, French funk & electro disco house with DJs Luke Lombe, Smiley and Skot Holder in the newly renovated Sceptre! Don’t miss the carefully curated set of DP’s best tracks & remixes from 11pm, with classic 80’s funk & disco early on and 00’s house, electro & indie dance until late. Free entry!
Sat July 14 8pm-2am. The Crown & Sceptre Hotel, 308 King William St. Adelaide
Lucifers Lounge – A 60s Croon & 70s Cool Tribute
Zig Zag presents legendary trio Lucifers Lounge for a decadent night of smooth sounds and swinging’ singalong in the Irish Club’s cosy upstairs den. Expect classic hits from Neil Diamond, Sinatra and Tom Jones, to rollicking faves from The Doors, Van Morrison, Elvis and The Stones. 2 sets from 9.30pm and it’s free to get in!
Sat July 14 8.30pm-2am. The Irish Club (Upstairs) 13 Carrington St. Adelaide
An Acoustic Tribute to Bob Dylan & Neil Young
Zig Zag presents Aussie Bob & Young Neil’s tribute to the amazing songwriting talents of Bob Dylan and Neil Young. After sellout shows during Fringe, this popular duo return to the Rob Roy in acoustic mode in the front room. 2 sets of classic songs from 9.30pm and it’s free to get in!
Sat July 14 9.30pm-12am. Rob Roy Hotel 106 Halifax St. Adelaide
The Golden Era Hip Hop Tribute
Zig Zag presents a night of classic hip hop jams with DJ Black Dad Rock giving you an education in the Golden Era of Hip Hop from 1985 to 1999. From 2Pac to Biggie, De La Soul to Tribe Called Quest, Gangstarr to Nas, you’ll hear it all! Free Entry.
Sat July 14 9pm til late. 55ML Bar 33 Mill St. Adelaide
Get some Yum Yum before you Zig Zag!
Before you Zig Zag your way around City South and soak up the music, why not book into one of the Precinct’s awesome eateries and grab a great meal! Here are some suggestions for you…
Bar Etica – 84 Halifax St Adelaide
Open until 12am. Wine, Cocktails, Pizza and Italian share plates. Website here
East of Norman – 50 Sturt St Adelaide
Open until 11pm. Burgers, pizzas and share plates. Website here.
Faraja – 94 Carrington St Adelaide
Open until 11.30pm. Cocktails, wine and global share plates. Website here.
Greek on Halifax – 75 Halifax St Adelaide
Open to 10pm. Classic Greek meals & Meze. Website here.
La Trattoria – 346 King William St Adelaide
Open to 12am. Traditional Italian pizza and pasta. Website here.
Nishiki – 21 Sturt St Adelaide
Open until 12am. Japanese grill, snacks and extensive drinks list. Website here.
Panacea – 84 Halifax St Adelaide
Open until 11pm. Mediterranean meals, share plates & wines. Website here.
Veggo Sizzle – 358 King William St Adelaide
Open until 10pm. Vegetarian & Vegan meals and coffee. Website here.
Other groovy night spots to visit nearby…
Cantina Sociale – 108 Sturt St Adelaide. Website here
Gibert Street Hotel – 88 Gilbert St Adelaide. Website here
Prohibition Liquor Co – 22 Gilbert St Adelaide. Website here
24 on Gilbert Bar – 24 Gilbert St Adelaide. Website here.