Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Go for a chilled out night out at Lapa. Piano sessions with Adaury Junior will be sure to calm you down after a stressed out day at the office. CLUBS: Pillow Club (Botafogo) Get ready for the best pajama party ever – pillow fights, gummy bears, TVs showing cartoons, caipirinha drink deals and much more! Casa da Matriz – 10PM Rua Henrique de Novaes 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014 Entrance: R$16 to R$30 Apagão (Copacabana) A normal party, until the lights are out! Fosfobox– 11PM Rua Siqueira Campos, 143 A, Copacabana – Tel:(21) 2179-6620 Entrance: R$20 with guest list, R$40 without MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Roda de Forró (Lapa) Mofos is a great live venue located in the heart of the Bohemian neighborhood of Lapa. Come get your dose of Brazilian samba, live mpb or choro. Tonight the specialty is forró. Mofo Lapa – 9PM Av. Mem de Sá , 94 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-9851 Entrance: R$15 with guest list, R$20 without Piano Sessions with Adaury Junior (Lapa) Happy hour to the sound of piano. Santo Scenarium – 7PM Rua do Lavradio, 36 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9007 Entrance: R$10 PUBS & BARS: Lord Jim’s Pub (Ipanema) The oldest pub in Rio in its newest guise and a great local crowd. Known for its live music and happy hour. Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM Rua Paul Redfern, 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881 Entrance: Not available at time of press Blue Agave (Ipanema) Some of the best Mexican food — and the best margarita — in Rio, plus live American and European sports on TV and a good mix of locals and travelers. Blue Agave – 5PM Rua Vinícius de Moraes, 68, Ipanema – 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 Tuesday 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 Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.