Portsmouth's leading venue for live music and function hire

We have function dates available - please call 07717748491 for info

COVID 19- We continue to follow government guidelines. Please don't attend the venue if you feel at all unwell or if you have had a positive Covid test. We advise all of our customers to do a Lateral Flow test before coming out for the evening. Please be assured our staff carry out regular testing and enhanced cleaning measures are in place. Please use the hand sanitisers provided.

Thank you for your cooperation, this will help to keep us all safe. 

Upcoming events

Cordite Charity Fundraiser gig

Friday 28th January 2022

Acoustic Odds
Dance Anthems

Saturday 5th February 2022


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.

About The Rifle

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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