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Bootie Rio August 22Friday’s Rio Nightlife Pick –It’s time for the best of mashups as the Bootie Rio party celebrates four years tonight at Copacabana’s Fosfobox.

Special guest Sexistalk will perform with DJs Pedro Melo and Giancarlo Ranieri mashing up the best of electro, hip hop, trap, twerk, funk, and bass.

Resident DJs Richard L, Fenando Schlaepfer, André Pipipi and Luiz G-Vô will also take to the decks during the party.


Los Sebosos Postizos (Lapa)
Influenced by Nação Zumbi and Jorge Ben Jor, the Brazilian band Los Sebosos Postizos will play live tonight at Lapa’s Circo Voador beginning at 10PM.
Circo Voador– 10PM
Rua dos Arcos, S/N, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2533-0354
Entrance: R$40-$80


Treep (Lagoa)
DJs Mezzonato, Bruce Leroys , RV, Magghu, and PL Project will spin the best of deep house and more tonight as Lagoa’s Praia Club hosts the second edition of the Treep party.
Praia Club – 11PM
Avenida Borges de Medeiros 1426, Lagoa – Tel: (21) 3798-0552
Entrance: R$30-R$50

Bootie Rio (Copacabana)
The Bootie Rio party returns tonight, bringing the best of mashups to Copacabana’s Fosfobox. Special guest Sexistalk (DJs Pedro Melo and Giancarlo Ranieri) along with Richard L, Fenando Schlaepfer, André Pipipi and Luiz G-Vô will spin.
Fosfobox– 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$25-R$50

Charme Black Time (Gávea)
Gávea’s chic club 00 (Zero Zero) promises a night of dancing as it hosts the Charme Black Time party tonight. DJs Ulemar, Fabinho R&B and PHDJ will spin.
00 (Zero Zero) – 10PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: R$20-R$40

Pop ‘N’ Roll na Terra do Nunca (Centro)
Tonight Centro’s Espaço Acústica will host the Pop ‘N’ Roll na Terra do Nunca party. DJs Buba, Felipe Malfoy, Millah Bass and Vinny will spin pop, eletropop, hits and funk on the first stage while DJs Bgolls and Igor Boechat will spin rock and indie rock on the second stage. Welcome shots will be offered to the first one hundred attendees. Additionally Budweisers will be Dose dupla (two for one) for R$10 all night.
Espaço Acústica – 11PM
Praça Tiradentes, 2, Centro– (21) 2232-1299
Entrance: R$22-R$40

Super Premium Open Bar (Glória)
La Passion Club in Glória will host the Super Premium Open Bar event tonight with DJs Daniel Faria, Leo Vargas, and Alex Lopes spinning funk, hip hop and various beats. The open bar will feature National Vodka, Bacardi, beer, Hi-Fi, Cuba Libre, Lagoa Azul, soda, water, and tequila. The open bar also will serve Red Bull until midnight and sparkling wine for women until midnight. Additionally, there will be Japanese cuisine from Temakeria.
La Passion Club – 10PM
Avenida Augusto Severo 200, Glória – Tel: (21) 2222-0667
Entrance: R$50-R$90

MiTcH LJ and Junior Campos (Lagoa)
Tonight special guest DJ MiTcH LJ and returning DJ, Junior Campos, will spin the best of EDM and house at Lagoa’s posh venue Miroir.
Miroir – 11PM
Avenida Epitácio Pessoa, 1484, Lagoa– Tel:(21) 2513-3898
Entrance- See venue for details.

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Moyseis Marques, Tomaz Miranda, and Pedro Holanda (Lapa)
Tonight at Lapa’s Carioca da Gema vocalist and guitarist Pedro Holanda will start things off at 7:30PM and Tomaz Miranda will follow at 9:30PM. Then at 11:30PM singer-songwriter Moyseis Marques will perform his own compositions as well as his reinterpretations of the works of Luiz Carlos da Vila, Martinho da Vila, Paulinho da Viola, and Chico Buarque, among others
Carioca da Gema –7:30PM, 9:30PM and 11:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$40

Pédaladeira, Samba na Véia and Bebadosamba (Centro)
The group Bebadosamba will start things off tonight at Rio Scenarium at 8PM and then at 11PM,it will be time for Samba na Véia. The group Pédaladeira will follow, performing from 2:30AM until sunrise for the Forró na Madrugada segment of the night.
Rio Scenarium – 8PM, 11PM and 2:30AM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Entrance: R$ 25- R$40

Baile do Black with Sandro Black and Guests (Lapa)
Tonight in Lapa, the Leviano bar will host Baile do Black with singer/DJ/presenter Sandro Black and guests. Carol Sant’anna will start the night off with the sounds of samba and Black will follow with a performance featuring his reinterpretations of the works of Tim Maia, Seu Jorge, Djavan, and Jorge Benjor, among others. Additionally on the second floor tonight, the trio, Johnnys will perform the best of pop and rock.
Leviano – 7PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$20-R$30


Black Track – Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa)
It’s time again for classic rock with the band Black Track playing live tonight at Lapa Irish Pub. If you are up for quality imported beers in a welcoming environment with a friendly crowd, this is the place to go.
Lapa Irish Pub – 8PM
Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221.7236
Entrance: R$10

Gringo Cafe (Ipanema)
The Gringo Cafe brings all things great about America to Ipanema, including beers, food and atmosphere. Go there to enjoy pancakes, real bagels, sliders, and more.
Gringo Cafe – 11AM
Rua Barão da Torre 240 Loja A, Ipanema- Tel: (21) 3813-3972
Entrance: Free

Mud Bug (Copacabana)
With two locations in Copacabana, Mud Bug provides a great selection of beers and food. There isn’t much missing from this American-style staple where, at times, you can hear live jazz, blues, MPB and rock.
Mud Bug – 5PM
Rua Rudolpho Dantas 16, Copacabana – Tel:(21) 2543-5052
Entrance: Free

Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana)
The American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and drinks.
Restaurante Mab’s – Monday -Thursday 9AM-3AM, Friday – Saturday 9AM-9AM
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: Free

Shenanigan’s Live Music (Ipanema)
With live music and classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. Happy Hour is dose dupla (two for one) on Mondays through Fridays 6PM-8PM.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 7:00PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá 122A (Upstairs), Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: R$10 after 8PM

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