By Ciara Long, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The city of Rio might not have the largest Irish diaspora, but it certainly hosts some enthusiastic St. Patrick’s Day celebrations. Almost every hotspot might be sporting green for the night and declaring promotions on beer, but a selection of venues are hosting more authentic celebrations.

Among the dozens of bar, pubs and clubs seizing the day, a handful are bringing their Irish namesake and heritage to the night, specializing in beer promotions and live music. First to kick off celebrations is the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here