Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Thursday nights have changed at 00 bringing to life a new night called T00Y, featuring resident DJ Bruno Corriera and guests. The night will feature all things house and pop at the popular Gavea venue. CLUBS: Hit Me! (Copacabana) The popular Hit Me! party is back for another edition at Fosfobox. This pop hits party has grown exponentially, forcing the move to the bigger and better Fosfobox. DJs Grazzia, Polly and Ivy will be commanding the downstairs along with DJ Loki, Toni Bigode and Lita Teglas upstairs. Fosfobox – 11:30PM Rua Siqueira Campos, 143 – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498 Entrance: R$25 with Lista Amiga, R$40 without T00Y (Gávea) Today marks the very first edition of the new party T00Y, featuring resident Bruno Correira, Ana Kazz and Dudu Dub. Come enjoy the sounds of house and pop and this beautiful venue. Arrive early for a great meal and top notch drinks. 00 – 7PM Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041 Entrance: R$25 with guest list, R$40 without MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Bloco Deixa que eu Deixo (Lapa) Carnaval may be officially over, but you can still enjoy the music and vibe at Rio Scenarium with Bloco Deixa que Eu Deixo. Come dance away to the samba fused tunage from on of Rio’s favorite live venues. Rio Scenarium – 11PM Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000 Entrance: R$35 Forró do Mercado e Mano a Mano + Dj Chicote (Lapa) Thursday nights at Leviano are strictly for those who want to dance to quality music! The night will feature the best of salsa, forrogroovejazz, samba and more! Leviano – 10PM Mem de Sá, 47- Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779 Entrance: R$20 PUBS & BARS: 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 – 7PM Rua Visconde de Pirajá 122A (Upstairs), Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860 Entrance: R$25 after 8PM Blue Agave (Copacabana) Some of the best Mexican food — and the best margarita — in Rio, plus live American and European sports on TV. They also have the original location in Ipanema. Blue Agave – 5PM Rua Aires Saldanha 21C – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 3592-9271 Entrance: Free Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana) The new American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and just drinks to kick off Saturday night. Restaurante Mab’s – 5PM Avenida Atlantica, 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299 Entrance: Free Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa) If you are up for some Irish beer and a nice environment to drink it in, this is the place to go. With its trendy decor, this pub attracts many different kinds of people and offers Guinness and the German brand of Erdinger. Lapa Irish Pub – 5PM Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147 – Lapa – Tel (21) 2221.7236 Entrance: R$10 — 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.