Iron Springs

Iron Springs Melodrama and Dinner Theatre

Side-splitting laughs at the foot of Pikes Peak!

444 Ruxton Avenure, Manitou Springs, CO 80829 // View Map
719.685.5104 //
Hours: Open year round! Call us for show times and reservations during the winter!

Fast Facts

Dinner and a Show all at Iron Springs Chateau!

For over 50 years, the Iron Springs Chateau has been Colorado’s fun melodrama! Enjoy side-splitting laughs and dinner at the foot of Pikes Peak with Iron Springs Melodrama Dinner Theatre!

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Meal reservations are scheduled/available between 6:00 and 6:30 p.m.
The theatre doors open at 7:30 p.m. and show begins at 8:00 p.m.



Children (6-12)

 Senior/ Military

Dinner & Show $29.50 $16.50  $28.00
Show Only  15.50  $9.50  $14.50


Screenshot 2014-03-26 11.24.16Iron Springs Melodrama Dinner Theatre is at the foot of Pikes Peak in Manitou Springs. Follow these directions or enter 444 S. Ruxton Avenue Manitou Springs, CO 80819 into your GPS or Phone.

Off Highway 24:

– Exit Highway 24 at Manitou Springs and head West into Manitou.
– Take a left onto Ruxton Avenue (3/4 at the roundabout).
– You’ll run into Iron Springs Chateau.

Fast Facts

  • Don't be scared, you may get called up on stage to be a part of the show!
  • Minimum number of people for a show is 40, so call ahead to make sure there's a show
  • Senior and Military Discounts available


  • Call ahead to make reservations, especially during the winter
  • Make a night of it and stay for dinner. It's delicious and lets you relax!
  • After hiking the Incline, stop off and have some lunch or a refreshing beverage as a reward for such a feat!


The Iron Springs Chateau offers multiple opportunities for summer family fun. Our dinner promises a full stomach, and our choice of shows offers your family a fun filled night of entertainment. You can enjoy booing the villain and cheering the hero in the Iron Springs’ produced melodrama and vaudeville style olio show. Or, you can see what our local improvisation group, Stick Horses in Pants- improv comedy with a kick, can do with your ideas. Will someone in your family get brought up on stage? You never know! Come and find out at the Iron Springs Chateau!

Dinner is a three course meal but the menu changes, so call for reservations and to make your choices for dinner and show!

This winter at the Iron Springs Chateau you can expect to see lots of local talent mixed in with our own holiday revue show at Christmas. We can’t wait to see you there!

$5 parking is available during the day at the Iron Springs Chateau for those of you interested in hiking the Incline. Beginning in May we will be open Tuesday through Sundays for brunch/lunch. Hike the Incline and then carb load with us!


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