It’s a gathering of guests from approximately sixty hostels throughout Rio to bring together a cultural exchange of foreigners and Brazilians, and make a fun, exciting party.
DJ Haron Dufau will be spinning the best of kuduro, reggaeton, cumbia and hip hop. There will also be free caipirinhas throughout the night.
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. There will be intervals with DJ Aranha.
Leviano – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 47 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Marcio Vanderlei and Makley Matos (Lapa)
Tonight Marcio Vanderlei and Makley Matos will be performing live bringing the best of samba in what promises to be a wonderful show.
Carioca da Gema – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 79 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Turma do Estácio and Roberta Espinosa e Tropical Nova (Centro)
To start the night at Rio Scenarium, Turma do Estácio will perform at 7:30 PM bringing the best of traditional samba. Roberta Espinosa e Tropical Nova will perform at 10:30 PM with a mix of samba from Rio and Bahia, paying tribute to the great legends, Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil, among others.
Rio Scenarium – 7:30 PM and 10:30 PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
PUBS & BARS:
2×1 Tequila Night @ Blue Agave Ipanema (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. Be sure to check out Blue Agave in Copacabana also for a great night out.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
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
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
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
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