Portsmouth's leading venue for live music and function hire

Update from The Rifle Club

In view of the current and rapidly changing situation with the Coronavirus in the UK we will be following government guidelines in an effort to mitigate the spread of this disease and currently remain closed.
If you have a private function booked with us during August and you have not been contacted by us please contact the Events Manager on 07717 748491 to re-arrange an alternative date.

Our plan is to review the situation again at the end of July and act according to the latest information and government advice.

Live music events:

Good Friday 10th April - Kojak’s Revenge- postponed - we are looking at date options and will post in due course, all tickets will be valid for the new date


Saturday 11th April - Promoter Event -Forever Queen- postponed to Saturday 12th December


Saturday 18th April - Promoter Event -Judge Joules -postponed to Saturday 19th December


Friday 8th May- With The Beatles-postponed to Saturday 17th October, all tickets already purchased for this event will be valid for this date, whether purchased online or from the The Rifle Club direct.


Upcoming events

With The Beatles
Beatles Tribute

Saturday 17th October 2020

Forever Queen + DJ

Saturday 12th December 2020

Filta/DJ Ethan Owen

Saturday 19th December 2020
All events

The Rifle Club

Located in the heart of Portsmouth, the Rifle Club is a popular music venue attracting local bands and tribute acts from all over the UK.

The Rifle can be hired exclusively for private functions from weddings to parties and funeral wakes.

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We booked The Rifle for networking event and it was perfect. The hosts provided great service behind the bar and the facilities were perfect for our growing networking group to meet.

Peter, Hampshire