Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight, Conexão Japa Preta will return to Leviano Bar in Centro. Featuring live musical performances from singer Sandra de Sá and bands including Os ZèZ, the night promises a variety of entertainment.
Additionally, there will be live poetry from Bruno Black and Elaine Marcelina, plus DJ Aranha spinning in the intervals and live discussions between musicians on a range of topics.
Bem Brasil – Rio’s Hostel Party (Gávea)
Bem Brasil is back, rounding up sixty of Rio’s hostels and getting them together for this weekly party. DJ Haron Dufau will be spinnng the best of kuduro, reggaeton, cumbia and hip hop. Promotions will include free caipirinhas from 11PM until 12PM.
00 (Zero Zero) – 11PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca, 240 – Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: See venue for more information.
Conexão Japa Preta (Lapa)
Tonight Leviano bar in Lapa will host Conexão Japa Preta, with singer Sandra de Sá and actress Danielle Suzuki performing from 9PM. There will also be live poetry from Bruno Black and Elaine Marcelina, plus further performances from bands Os ZèZ and Banda DSD. A collection of artists and musicians will later debate topics on stage, and DJ Aranha will spin during the intervals.
Leviano – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 47 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Ana Costa (Centro)
To start the night at Rio Scenarium, DJ Bruno Quak will open for Ana Costa, spinning a selection of MBP, pop and samba-rock from 7PM. Ana Costa will play at 8PM, performing the best of samba classics including Cartola, Nelson Cavaquinho and Chico Buarque. DJ Bruno Quak will take over once again at 11:40 PM, until the end of the evening.
Rio Scenarium – 7PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Márcio Vanderlei and Makley Matos (Lapa)
Tonight Márcio Vanderlei and Makley Matos will be performing live in Carioca da Gema, bringing the best of Brazilian music and samba in what promises to be a wonderful show.
Carioca da Gema – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 79 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
PUBS & BARS:
Winehouse is a wine bar run by a British expat that has brought an eclectic range of wines to Rio including a mix of fabulous national wines and international favorites. There is also a great selection of nibbles and cheese boards. For those that aren’t too keen on wine, there are plenty of beer and cocktail options too. Happy hour begins at 6PM and finishes at 8PM.
Winehouse – 6PM
Rua Paulo Barreto, 25 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 3264-4101
Mais que Nada (Copacabana)
Cuban bar Mais que Nada offers a lively and friendly night, drawing in a younger crowd just as much during the week as on the weekend. Tonight, they host their weekly Ladies Night where women get in for free all night. There will be Happy Hour until 12AM where promotions will include 2 for 1 on caipirinhas, caipvodka and mojito until 12AM.
Mais que Nada – 9PM
Rua Xavier da Silveira, 34 – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2267-0599
Entrance: FREE for women. See site for details.
Pavão Azul (Copacabana)
Pavão Azul is a lively bar in Copacabana, famous for its exceptionally cold beers and prawn pastels. It gets crowded there every night, making every day of the week seem like the weekend.
Pavão Azul – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Hilário de Gouvêia, 71 – Copacabana – (21) 2236-2381
The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub (Copacabana)
Know for their menu of over fifty specialty beers, and great international crowd, The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub also hosts live rock music every night of the week.
The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub – 5PM
Avenida Atlântica, 3056, Loja B – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 98317-5258
Entrance: R$15 after 8PM
Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a great selection of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its nice atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30 PM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
Entrance: See venue for details.
With classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. Happy Hour is dose dupla (two for one) on Mondays through Fridays 6PM-8PM. Additionally, tacos are half-price on Tuesdays. This is another great place to watch live streaming sports.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 7PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, 122A (Upstairs) – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: See venue for details
2×1 Tequila Night @ Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Located just around the corner from Posto 9, Blue Agave in Ipanema is well known for great Mexican food, drinks and for broadcasting live sports. Tonight they will have a two for one tequila night all night that includes all shots and margaritas. Additionally, most of the wait staff and crowd speak English.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
Yndú Lounge (Leblon)
With chilled out vibes during the week and a selection of top DJs playing shows at the weekends, the newly-opened Yndú Lounge in Ipanema is a great option to kick back. With a selection of drinks and tapas, the bar is quickly becoming one of Leblon’s best watering holes.
Yndú Lounge – 6PM
Rua Ataulfo de Paiva, 1321 – Leblon – Tel: (21) 3083-6486
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