Rio Antigo Street Market Honors “Chorinho” Music this Saturday

The National Day of Choro will be celebrated in advance at Feira Rio Antigo, which will gather high quality live music, handicrafts and a flea market in Lapa.

By Beatriz Miranda, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This Saturday, April 7th, the Feira Rio Antigo street market returns to Rua do Lavradio, in Lapa, from 10AM to 7PM. This month's edition will be honoring the Carioca music genre, "chorinho," with free shows, 400 handicraft stalls and a flea market.

Originating in Rio de Janeiro, choro, popularly known as "chorinho", is considered to be the first Brazilian urban music. Having both European and Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?