30 Silver Street, Reading, RG1 2ST


Tue 28 Jan, 7:00pm

‘Explore the possibilities...’

The Engine Room

Mon 13 Jan, 3:00pm

The Engine Room is an arts and mental health project built by a collective, a united strength, with a crystal clear vision and an unwavering passion.

Fiesta Latina

Sat 28 Mar, 9:00pm

With music from DJ Tijeras Fiesta Latina is a Latin Dance Night featuring salsa, la rueda, merengue, bachata (and has even been known to have some tango) - whatever inspires us.

Tango Select

Sun 15 Mar, 3:00pm

Tango Select play classic and very dance-able tangos. Lovely music including milongas and vals as well as tangos. Spend a pleasant afternoon dancing at a friendly and sociable event.

Stand Up Cinema

Fri 17 Apr, 7:30pm

Local filmmakers are invited to submit short films for The Rising Sun and Real Time Video’s quarterly event showing short films by local – or not so local - creators.

Finchies Bar

Tue 14 Jan, 7:00pm

Finchies nights provide an accepting and welcoming place for people with learning disabilities and is open every other Tuesday evening from 7pm to 9pm. Finchies Bar provides a relaxing and enjoyabl

La Rueda

Wed 15 Jan, 9:00pm

Cuban salsa danced in the wheel – couples dance passing partners on around the wheel – great fun. We currently run an intermediates class only at 9.00 pm. Classes are every other week.

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This weekend's Events (29th November to 1st December)

Well, well, it's that last week before December.  Michael bloody Buble and Jools Holland are being unfrozen from their cryogenic pods.

Dance Day

Sun 8 Mar, 10:00am

Dance day is back for 2020 offering a full day of dance classes all for free. Learn to dance, do something new and creative, express yourself, get fit and meet people – all at the same time.

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This Weekend's Events (22nd to 24th November)

Hi Everyone

I, your humble narrator, have a few things to do this evening.  So without any further ado, here's what we have at the Rising Sun this weekend