Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight Lapa’s Teatro Odisséia presents Odisséia Paratodos, a very special event with live performances to raise funds for disadvantaged educators in Rio. MarthaV, Alice Caymmi, and Leoni will fill the theater with the best of rock, alternative rock, indie rock and more, as they take to the Teatro Odisséia stage to peform live. Additionally, the band Séquito will kick off the set of shows for the night and DJs Beto Costa and Ana K will spin between shows. The event takes place in partnership with Todos Pelos Educadores! (All For Educators!) and the artists and producers will donate proceeds towards this cause. LIVE: Odisséia Paratodos (Lapa) MarthaV, Alice Caymmi, Leoni and the band Séquito will bring the best of rock, alt rock and indie rock to Lapa’s Teatro Odisséia to help raise funds for disadvantaged educators in Rio. Additionallly DJs Beto Costa and Ana K will spin between shows. Teatro Odisséia – 7PM-2AM Avenida Mem de Sá 66, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / 2224-6367 / 9374-7562 Entrance: R$20-R$40 CLUBS: Karaokê Indie (Botafogo) Tonight it’s time for Karaokê Indie again at Botafogo’s Casa da Matriz and the event is back to its early start time of 8PM. As always, promotions include dose dupla (two for one) on five drinks; caipirinha, caipivodka, Hi-fi, Cuba Libre and mojito. Casa da Matriz – 8PM Rua Henrique de Novaes 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014 Entrance: R$20-R$30 In.Box (Copacabana) DJs Haron Dufau, Dynytrus and Ricardo Martins will spin the best of hip hop and house tonight at Copacabana’s Fosfobox as part of the weekly In.Box party. Arrive early for unlimited caipifrutas from 10PM-12AM and stay for two for one beers in one of Rio’s most popular clubs. Fosfobox – 10PM Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498 Entrance: R$25-R$40 Afroreggae (Lapa) Every Wednesday night in August, Afroreggae continues with AR21, to bring the best of MPB, pop rock and reggae to Lapa’s Leviano bar. With their strong percussion, it’s always a lively show. Leviano – 9PM Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779 Entrance: R$10-R$15 MÚSICA BRASILEIRA: Julio Estrela and Marcos Novatto (Lapa) Singer and guitarist Marcos Novatto will start things off tonight at Lapa’s Carioca da Gema at 8PM. Singer Julio Estrela will follow at 10PM, performing the works of Zeca Pagodinho, Roberto Ribeiro, Gonzaguinha, Chico Buarque, Assis Valente, and Miltinho, among others. Carioca da Gema – 8PM and 10PM Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043 Entrance: R$25 Marcelinho Moreira and Rafael de Moraes (Centro) Rafael de Moraes will start things off at Centro Rio Scenarium tonight at 7:3PM and Marcelinho Moreira will follow with the best of new and classic samba beginning at 10:30PM. Rio Scenarium – 7:30PM and 10:30PM Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000 Entrance: R$25- R$40 PUBS & BARS: RockOKÊ – Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa) Every Wednesday is RockOKÊ (Karaokê Rock) night at 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 – 8PM Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221-7236 Entrance: R$10 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 – Monday -Thursday 9AM-3AM, Friday – Saturday 9AM-9AM Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299 Entrance: Free 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 – 6PM 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.