• 715 Fairview St.
    Houston TX 77006
  • Neighborhood:Montrose
  • Phone: 713-521-2792

Ripcord is the second oldest gay bar in Texas and the state's oldest leather bar. Since 1980, the bar has become an iconic staple in the Montrose community, hosting a wide range of events. Ripcord is a popular spot for various groups in the gay community, including Bears, Cubs, Daddy, Chaser, Twink, Leather, and Masculine Men. With its large patio, Ripcord is a great place to enjoy a beer or a cocktail on a nice Houston evening.

Ripcord is open Monday thru Saturday (1pm - 2am), and Sunday (12pm - 2am). A patio entrance to Black Hawk Leather Shop is open Friday and Saturday (8pm - 2am) for your leather needs.

Ripcord's Bust Sundays

  • Address: 715 Fairview St, Houston, TX 77006
  • June 15, 2014 (Recurring weekly on Sunday)

'BUST' is a chill Sunday (4-8pm) afternoon social at RIPCORD with great music, $1 vodka drinks, $1.50 DRAFT and laid back men. Bears, Cubs, Daddies, ... View Details

Modern Men.Totally Radical 80's Music!

  • December 05, 2014 (Recurring weekly on Friday)

Modern Men. Totally Radical 80's music every Friday night at RIPCORD!!! About RIPCORD: RIPCORD is the second oldest gay bar in Texas and the state'... View Details

Ripcord: Sunday Show Tunes

  • Address: 715 Fairview St, Houston, TX 77006
  • March 08, 2015 (Recurring weekly on Sunday)

RIPCORD comes through again with really, really gay show tunes... everyone camps it up and sings along! Throw napkins in the air when you hear the ly... View Details

Geeks Who Drink at Ripcord

  • Location: Ripcord
  • Address: 715 Fairview St., Houston, TX 77006
  • March 11, 2015 (Recurring weekly on Wednesday)

Sharpen your pencils and bring your friends cause it's time to win some free drinking money at Houston's first official gay Geeks Who Drink at RIPCORD... View Details

Bearracuda Houston at Ripcord

  • April 11, 2015 - April 11, 2015

Mark your calendar and tell your friends to get ready for an epic Bearracuda party at the iconic RIPCORD bar in Houston! Details: What: Bearracuda Hou... View Details

5 De Mayo Party at Ripcord

  • May 05, 2015 - May 05, 2015

"5 de Mayo" may not literally mean "I'll have another beer.", but it's close enough. Come celebrate 5 de Mayo at the Ripcord this... View Details

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