Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – It’s time again for the weekly In.Box party to fill both floors of the ever popular Fosfobox club in Copacabana with the best in hip-hop and house. Beginning at 10PM DJ Haron Dufau will provide the hip-hop at the fosfobar while DJs Dymytryus and Ricardo Martins will spin the best of house down in Fosfobox’s basement. Arrive early as specials include unlimited caipifrutas from 10PM-12AM. There will also be two for one beer all night after 12AM. CLUBS: Karaokê Indie (Botafogo) Karaoke is back at Casa da Martiz with the Festa Califórnia 021 event tonight and there is a lot to sing abot. Menus have been updated and now there are 7,000 songs to choice from. Additionally there will be 20 liters of batida at the bar and five drinks will double dose. Casa da Matriz – 9PM-5AM Rua Henrique de Novaes 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014 Entrance: R$30-R$40 In.Box (Copacabana) Arrive early for unlimited caipifrutas from 10PM-12AM and stay for two for one beers and some of the best hip-hop and house in one of Rio’s most popular clubs. Fosfobox – 10PM Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498 Entrance: R$ 25-R$40 MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Marina Iris (Lapa) Singer Marina Iris pays homage to the works of Paulo Vanzolini, João Nogueira, Cartola, Dorival Caymmi, Nássara, Pedro Caetano, and Mario Lago at 10PM with singer and guitarist Cristina Bhering starting the night at Carioca da Gema at 8PM. Carioca da Gema – 8PM Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043 Entrance: R$23 Unha de Gato (Centro) Unha de Gato and Samba em 3 bring the best of modern samba, choro and MPB (Popular Brazilian Music) to Centro’s Rio Scenarium. Rio Scenarium – 7:30PM Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000 Entrance: R$ 25- R$40 PUBS & BARS: Mekong (Leblon) Those in search of the finest Asian fusion cuisine and some of the tastiest drinks in Rio, need look no further than Leblon’s Mekong. Mekong – 7PM Rua General Urquiza 188A, Leblon – Tel: (21) 2243-1040 / (21) 2529-212 Entrance: Free Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana) American-owned Mab’s Restaurant is a great place for food and drinks and offers beautiful views with it Copacabana beachfront location. Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299 Entrance: Free Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa) It’s also Karaoke night at the Lapa Irish Pub. If you are up 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 – 5PM Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221.7236 Entrance: R$10 The Clover (Copacabana) Enjoy imported beers in a great environment at Copacabana’s upscale pub, The Clover. 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 — 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.