Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – To celebrate its ten year anniversary, the ever popular Fosfobox club in Copacabana has been hosting seven nights of celebrations. Tonight a special edition of the weekly house/hip-hop In.Box party ends the week of events with a bang. Beginning at 10PM DJ Haron Dufau will provide 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 and two for one beers all night after 12AM. CLUBS: 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 Quartaneja (Leblon) Tonight two DJs play the best of sertaneja at Leblon’s House of Music. House of Music – 10PM Arua Rita Ludolf, 47, Leblon – Tel: (21) 2249-9309 Entrance: R$30-R$60 Wedenesdays-Fall Edition (Lagoa) With the tagline; “Wednesdays are the new Fridays” Lagoa’s Praia Club intends to get the party started especially early. DJ Lucas Lins will play house; Bê Lima will spin Hip Hop and DJ Rapha Castro will bring the Funk. DJs Marck and Guzit will also be there to help you get through the middle of the week or to an early weekend. Praia Club– 10PM- 6AM Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 1426 – Lagoa – Tel: (21) 3798-0552 Entrance: R$20-R$40. MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Julio Estrela (Lapa) Singer Julio Estrela interprets the songs of Zeca Pagodinho, Roberto Ribeiro, Gonzaguinha, Chico Buarque, Assis Valente, Miltinho, and others. Carioca da Gema – 10PM Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043 Entrance: R$23 Tribute to Paulo Moura (Centro) The sounds of choro, samba and jazz will fill Rio Scenarium tonight as musicians pay tribute to composer, arranger and saxophonist Paulo Moura. Rio Scenarium – 11PM Rua do Lavradio, 20 – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000 Entrance: R$ 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 its Copacabana beachfront location. Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299 Entrance: Free Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa) It’s 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. 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.