Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Get ready for the very best of Latin rhythms as the weekly Latin Party returns to Guimo’s Pub in Copacabana tonight.
DJs Mateus and Jo will spin the best of reggaeton, merengue, salsa, pop, house, and hits throughout the night until 4AM.
Make sure to get there early as promotions during the event include free Caipirinhas until 11PM and unlimited beer until midnight.
Evil Conduct and Blind Pigs (Lapa)
Bands Evil Conduct and Blind Pigs will perform live tonight at Teatro Odisséia in Lapa. Band Atox will perform to open the night.
Teatro Odisséia – 8PM
Visconde de Silva 55, Botafogo– Tel: (21) 2226-9691
Entrance: R$60 http://clubedoingresso.com/evilconduct
Ricardo Dias Gomes (Botafogo)
Tonight Ricardo Dias Gomes will launch his first solo album, -11, live at Audio Rebel in Botafogo. Gomes has previously collaborated with the Caetano Veloso’s band Cê, the band Do Amor, Jonas Sá, Lucas Santtana, Nina Becker and Brasov..
Audio Rebel – 8PM
Visconde de Silva 55, Botafogo– Tel: (21) 3435-2692
O Club Workout (Arpoador)
The O Club Workout (the Workout Club) returns to Rio’s Cave club in Arpoador tonight for another high energy edition. The Club Workout originated in NYC and arrived in Rio following the success of classes in São Paulo. The event is an aerobic twerk class inspired by pop diva choreography. The class will last approximately one hour.
CAVE – 8PM – 9PM
Rua Francisco Otaviano 20, Arpoador – Tel: (21) 3576-8024
Entrance: Promotion R$40 tonight , package of five classes (valid for 2 months) R$180
Local Beatz (Copacabana)
Bem Brasil’s Local Beatz party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana tonight with DJ Haron Dufau spinning the best of hip hop, funk, and Latin rhythms. Caipifrutas will be all you can drink from 11PM to 12AM.
Fosfobox – 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Karaokê Indie (Botafogo)
The weekly Karaokê Indie party returns to Casa da Matriz in Botafogo tonight with eight hours of singing and promotions including two-for-one specials on five drinks; caipirinha, caipivodka, Hi-fi, Cuba Libre. Additionally, shots of Chuva cachaça and snacks will be distributed from the stage throughout the night.
Casa da Matriz – 9PM
Rua Henrique de Novaes 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014
Latin Party Rio (Copacabana)
Tonight the weekly Latin Party Rio returns to Guimo’s Pub in Copacabana. During the party DJs Mateus and Jo will spin the best of reggaeton, merengue, salsa, pop, house, and hits. Caipirinhas will be free until 11PM and beer will be unlimited until midnight.
Guimo’s Pub – 10PM
Av. Nossa senhora de Copacabana 1077, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$10 – R$30
Breaking Rules with DJ Pelé (Lagoa)
It’s time for the best of rap, hip hop, deep house and trap as the weekly Breaking Rules party returns to the posh Lagoa nightclub, Miroir. Tonight the party will welcome special guest DJ Pelé . Additionally, DJs Lorão, Mondraga, Nicko and Roffer will spin during the night.
Miroir – 11PM
Avenida Epitácio Pessoa, 1484, Lagoa– Tel:(21) 2513-3898, Whatsapp: (21) 97577-2525
Entrance: See venue for details.
Cabaret Quarta (Botafogo)
Tonight the Cabaret Lounge in Botafogo will present the Cabaret Quarta (Wednesday) event with DJ Fernando Dias spinning during the event. Promotions will include two-for-one specials on remium Sol and glasses of sparkling wine from 6:30PM until 9:30PM.
Cabaret Lounge – 7:30PM
Rua Voluntários da Pátria 449, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-4126
Entrance: FREE for both men and women with name on the list until 9:30PM, R$20+ after.
Fred Camacho and Alemão do Cavaco (Lapa)
Tonight Fred Camacho of Salgueiro and guest Alemão do Cavaco, winner of Mangueira’s 2016 Samba enredo, will perform live at Carioca da Gema beginning at 9:30PM.
Carioca da Gema – 9:30 PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Baile do Eletronaipe (Lapa)
On Wednesday nights in November, the Leviano bar in Lapa is hosting the Baile do Eletronaipe. The event features the group Eletronaipe and its nine musicians performing the best of pop, funk, rock, and jazz live throughout the night.
Leviano – 9PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Gafieira na Surdina and Daniel Spielmann Quarteto with Silvério Pontes(Centro)
The Daniel Spielmann Quarteto will welcome guest Silvério Pontes as they start off the night at Rio Scenarium at 7:30PM with the best of jazz and samba. The group Gafieira na Surdina will follow at 11PM with the best of samba, choro and more.
Rio Scenarium – 7:30 PM and 11PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
PUBS & BARS:
RockOKÊ – Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa)
Every Wednesday night is RockOKÊ (Karaokê Rock) night at Lapa Irish Pub. If you’re looking for quality imported beer and a nice environment to drink it in before, during and after belting out some classic rock tunes, this is the place to be tonight.
Lapa Irish Pub – 9PM
Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221-7236
Blue Agave Ipanema (Ipanema)
For Mexican food, drinks and live sports, be sure to check out the original Blue Agave in Ipanema.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM – 3AM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271 / 7544-5151
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
Ferro e Farinha (Catete)
With Neapolitan-style gourmet pizza finished off with unique toppings, Ferro e Farinha in Catete is a great place to drop in before heading out for a night on the town.
Ferro e Farinha – Wednesday through Saturday, 7PM to 11:30 PM, Sunday 6:30PM – 11PM (hours may be subject to change)
Rua Andrade Pertence 42D, Catete, RJ
Entrance: Free. Food and drink prices vary.
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