Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Duo is once again closing out the weekend in Rio. The twelve-hour party starts early at 5PM with some of the best DJs in Rio’s electronic scene keeping it going until dawn. Duo is held weekly at the popular 00 (Zero Zero), in Rio’s neighborhood of Gàvea. The chic venue features an outdoor patio deck and an inside dance floor. Parties usually begin outside, where there is seating to eat, drink and socialize. Typically as the night continues, the fun gradually move indoors towards the dance floor area with its amazing sound system and top notch lighting. CLUBS: Duo (Gávea) End your weekend in style with the deep house party known Duo at 00 (Zero Zero). The party goes until dawn. 00 – 5PM Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041 Entrance: R$30 Shuffle (Copacabana) DJ’s Vino, G. Sotero, Daniel Vieira, T. Kira, K-Rina and Leo Amato.ach switch up the themes each time for the Shuffle parties held on Sundays at Copacabana’s popular Fosfobox. The event begins early at 7PM so if you attend, you may still be able to make it into work on Monday. Fosfobox – 7PM -1AM Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498 Entrance: R$15 with name on the list until 10PM, R$25 with name on the list after 10PM and $R25 without name on the list. MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Roda de Forró (Lapa) Anyone who likes reggae and forro should not miss the next “Roda de Forró,” an event which continues this month at the Centro Cultural Carioca. Centro Cultural Carioca – 10PM Rua do Teatro 37, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2252.6468 Entrance: R$20 Rogê (Lapa) Singer Rogê returns to Lapa’s Carioca da Gema tonight accompanied by percussionist Marcelinho Moreira, bassist Matheus Alcântara, drummer Daniel Conceição, trombonist Marlon Sette and saxophonist Zé Bigorna. Carioca da Gema – 9:30 PM Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043 Entrance: R$23 PUBS & BARS: The Clover (Copacabana) Come enjoy the true benefits of an upscale pub including great imported beers and a great environment. Check out “Midnight Happy Hour” with two for one Budweiser’s starting at midnight! The Clover Irish Pub – 7PM Av. Atlântica 3.056 Lj. B, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-8484 Entrance: Free Bar Urca (Urca) If you have never have been to Bar Urca on a Sunday afternoon to drink beers and eat salgados while watching the sunset, you are missing a big part of what it means to be a Carioca. This simple establishment on the bayside has been a hit since 1939. Bar Urca – 11AM Rua Cândido Gaffrée 205, Urca – Tel: (21) 2295-8744 Entrance: Free Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana) The American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and drinks. Restaurante Mab’s – 5PM Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299 Entrance: Free —– To have an event included in the weekly Nightlife Guide, please email: events[at]riotimesonline[dot]com. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.