Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Looking for something to do on a nice Sunday evening. Come check out the new chic venue Restaurante Ki in Lagoa as residents Godi Osegueda e Andrei Britto host their new lounge monthly with guest DJs Joao and Beto Pedroza.
Tony Allen (Lapa)
Afrobeat comes to Circo Voador with artist Tony Allen. Born in lakes in Nigeria, Tony learned to play drums by listening to American jazz masters like Art Blakey and Max Roach.
Circo Voador – 10PM
Rua dos Arcos, 1, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2533-0354
Entrance: Contact Venue
Café Del Mar (Copacabana)
This lounge-like setting at one of the most famous beaches in the world serves tapas while in a laid back ambiance overlooking the ocean. Café Del Mar is known for keeping the beaches of Copa alive, even on a Sunday.
Café Del Mar – 6PM
Av Atlântica 1910, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 3649-9658
Entrance: Contact Venue
Ki Ritual with Slo Mo Bros (Lagoa)
Looking for something to do on a nice Sunday evening. Come check out the new chic venue Restaurante Ki in Lagoa as residents Godi Osegueda e Andrei Britto host their new lounge monthly with guest DJs Joao and Beto Pedroza.
Restaurante Ki – 6PM
Rua Fonte da Saudade 179, Lagoa – Tel:(21) 2535-3848
Samba di Buteco (Lapa)
The union of three great friends who had the samba idea to hold an event without leaving their respective groups led the result of Samba di Buteco, with typical Brazilian rhythm.
Mofo Lapa – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá , 94, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-9851
Entrance: R$15 with Lista Amiga, R$20 without
Roda de Forró Lapa)
Anyone who likes reggae and forro do not want to miss the next Roda de Forró, which opens this month at the Centro Cultural Carioca.
Centro Cultural Carioca – 10PM
Rua do Teatro, 37 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2252.6468
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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 establishment has been a hit since 1939.
Bar Urca – 11PM
Rua Cândido Gaffrée, 205, Urca – Tel: (21) 2295-8744
Shenanigan’s Live Music (Ipanema)
Shenanigan’s is always a good choice, with live music, all the sports games and all sorts of pub games such as darts and the only pool table in Ipanema.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 4PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá 122A (Upstairs), Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: R$10 after 8PM
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