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Tucson's Best Alley Bar Since 2014

 

This weekend and the week to come…

Sundays -- Every Day Is Like Sunday, 9pm-2am. Hosted by Jalph.net. This week 5/24: DJ Dirtyverbs presents BASSFACE! Celebrate the start of summer with some laid back vibes: dub reggae, minimalist cumbia, dancehall, future roots, and island bass.

Mondays -- Little Gems with Matt Wade, 9pm-1am. Come listen to Matt spin a killer mix of music from his extensive and varied vinyl collection!

Wednesdays -- LIVE & RARE Residency: May features Sleep Like Trees. Every Wednesday of the month starting at 9:00PM, come down to R Bar to hear live music and DJ set by Sleep like Trees and friends.

Thursdays -- Big Brother Beats plays the silky-smoothest assortment of old-school hip-hop, r&b, funk, and more. If it's a good jam, BBB has got you covered. Side note: he's a pretty tight turntablist to boot! 9pm-1am.

 

This weeks shows at Rialto (note that R Bar and patio are open to public during shows, as capacity permits):

Friday 5/22 -- Ximena Sarñana, Doors at 7:00PM.

Saturday 5/23 -- Orkesta Mendoza con Salvador Duran, Doors at 7:00PM.

Wednesday 5/27 -- Donavon Frankenreiter, Doors at 7:00PM.

Friday 5/29 -- Local Love Presents: Metal Fest VI, Doors at 6:30PM.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.rialtotheatre.com


 

 

Location

350 E Congress #110
On Herbert Alley
Tucson, AZ 85701

 

Phone

(520) 305-3599

 

Hours

M–Su 7p–2a

Fri 5p-2a

Open for Public and Rialto Patrons

DRINKS

Bon Vivant club

Generational wines speaking in native tongues

  Bon Vivant Club is a monthly tasting event that features natural, organic and biodynamic wines. Each night will focus on a region and feature 5 or 6 bottles that exemplify different zones and styles within that region. By doing this we hope to emphasize what is arguably wine’s greatest attribute: it’s ability to tell a true story of the place in which it was produced. 

  We don't believe that a tasting event needs to follow a prescribed format. We believe that tasting should be just that: tasting. It is an opportunity to drink wine that one would normally not be able to enjoy by the glass. This includes declassified wines (those producers who eschew government regulated classification systems to produce wines that are often decidedly more esoteric, using varietals that are sometimes uncommon or solely indigenous) and more caché wines - you know, the bottle on the top shelf at your local wine shop with the beautiful label and the prohibitive price tag that you've had your eye on. Is it over-priced? How long has it been sitting there? We do the leg work so you don't have to.

  We'd love it if you came down and drank some superlative wine with us. We'll tell you a little bit about it but we won't talk your ear off. We encourage, but don't demand or expect, you to talk about it as well. After all, sometimes talking gets in the way of the real important work at hand: drinking very good wine. To top it all off: anybody who attends a Bon Vivant Club tasting receives a membership to Bon Vivant Club, which guarantees members 15% off all wine purchased at R Bar for one month every time you attend a tasting.

Click here to view pricing and purchase tickets

UPCOMING TASTING

MAY 8TH: Jura

 

 

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