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la pazFriday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – It’s time for the best of bass and beats as the La Paz in Centro hosts the Colab 011 party tonight.

During the event, resident DJs Tamenpi, Cesrv, and The KingFoxxx will welcome special guests R3brkz, Kinfolk, Sansai, and Bobby Brazuka.

Promotions will include two-for-one specials on Catuaba for R$10, shots for R$10, and vodka with Red Bull for R$30.


Pub Crawl Rio de Janeiro (Lapa)
Tonight it’s time again for the Pub Crawl Rio de Janeiro. The meeting point to begin the crawl is at Rua Mem de Sá, 55 from 10:30 PM to 11PM. There will then be an open bar from 11:10 PM to 12:10 AM at Bar da Cachaça. Then from 12:20 AM to 1AM there will be free entry at the next location and one free shot of tequila or caipirinha. The crawl will then arrive at 1:20 AM at its final stop at Bar da Boa for the Lapa Loca party. Entry to that party will be free and pub crawlers will receive one free caipirinha.
Bar da Boa Show – 10:30 PM
Avenida Mem de Sá, 69, Lapa, – Tel: 55+ 21 96579-7643 Pub Crawl / 55+ 21 96900-1721 Vicente Sauer
Entrance: R$70


Mundo Livre S/A (Lapa)
Tonight Brazilian manguebeat group, Mundo Livre S/A will launch their new DVD live at Circo Voador. Aeromoças e Tenistas Russas will perform with Zé Vito to open the night. Additionally, Bruno Pedrosa will spin during the night.
Circo Voador – Gates will open at 10PM
Rua dos Arcos, S/N, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2533-0354
Entrance: R$40 – R$80


Rendez-Vous (Ipanema)
Tonight the Rendez-Vous Rooftop party returns to the Rooftop Hotel Ceaser Park Ipanema with DJs Vivi Reis and Pedro Bastos spinning during the night.
Rooftop Hotel Caesar Park Ipanema – 6PM
Av. Vieira Souto 460 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2441-9450
Entrance: R$20 – R$30

SouzaMed PRIVATE 2016 (Saúde)
Tonight Sacadura 154 in Saúde will host the SouzaMed PRIVATE 2016 party. The night’s lineup will include Yago, Sapão, Maneirinho, BLVCK NVTION CREW, Zimba, Fabiano and Bonatto, Cat Dealers, and Patrões da Batera. Additionally during the night there will be an open bar with Skol Beats, vodka, additional beers, Jurupinga, juice, soda, and water.
Sacadura 154 –11:59 PM
Rua Sacadura Cabral, 154 – Saúde – Tel: (21) 2263-0667
Entrance: R$80 – R$100

Colab 011 (Centro)
La Paz in Centro will host the Colab 011 party. tonight Special guests R3brkz, Kinfolk, Sansai, and Bobby Brazuka will join resident DJs Tamenpi, Cesrv, and The KingFoxxx during the night to spin the best beats and bass.
La Paz – 11PM
Rua do Rezende 82, Centro – Tel: (21) 2509-2403
Entrance: R$10 – R$30

Barbado (Copacabana)
It’s time once again for the best of pop, house and beards, as the Barbado party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana tonight. During the night, DJs Tassi, Bell Roncoli, Júlio Doutor, and Ennzo Dias spin the best of house in the subsolo (basement) while DJs Marcelo Haubrich, Felipe Malfoy, Juan Leonel, and Nicole Antunes spin the best of pop above at the Fosfobar.
Fosfobox – 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$30 – R$60

Re.turn (Arpoador)
The CAVE club in Arpoador will host the Re.turn party tonight with DJs Rawa, Ceu Azul, Koolfellas, Bjorn, Lorran, Flick, Higor Olive, and JMG spinning the best of deep house, nu disco, bass house, tech house, funk, trap, hip hop, rap, future house and tropical throughout the night.
CAVE – 11:30 PM
Rua Francisco Otaviano 20, Arpoador – Tel: (21) 3576-8024
Entrance: R$30 – R$60

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Xique-xique, Dhy Ribeiro, and Fhernanda Fernades (Centro)
Singer Fhernanda Fernades will start the night at Rio Scenarium tonight beginning at 8PM with the best of samba. Singer Dhy Ribeiro will follow at 11PM with the best of samba romântico, samba exaltação, samba de gafieira and samba rock. Finally, beginning at 3AM, the group Xique-xique will perform the best of forró.
Rio Scenarium – 8PM, 11PM, and 3AM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Centro – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Entrance: R$45

Sandra Portella and Monarco
Tonight Sandra Portella will perform live with Monarco at Carioca da Gema in Lapa.
Carioca da Gema – 8:30 PM and 10:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$30

Lapafest (Lapa)
It’s time again for Lapafest at Leviano bar tonight. Singer Lucas de Moraes will start off the night by performing his reinterpretations of works by Zeca Pagodinho, Jorge Aragão, and Clara Nunes, among others. Singer Mar Cesar will follow, performing the best of sambalanço, MPB, and samba reggae. On the second floor during the night, the power trio Johnny’s will perform the best of international pop rock.
Leviano – 7PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$20-R$40 (Cash only)

Barzinho do Paiol (Lapa)
Tonight Paiol 08 in Lapa will host Barzinho do Paiol with live music and DJs spinning during the night.
Paiol 08 – 6PM
Rua dos Arcos, 24,, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2524-2950
Entrance: R$5


AC/DCover @ Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa)
It’s time for the best of AC/DC as tribute band AC/DCover performs live at Lapa Irish Pub tonight. If you want to hear some great live music while drinking some quality imported beers in a welcoming environment with a friendly crowd, this the place to go.
Lapa Irish Pub
Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221-7236
Entrance: R$10

Kapitu and U2 Cover RJ @ Saloon 79 (Botafogo)
Bands Kapitu and U2 Cover RJ will perform live at Saloon 79 in Botafogo tonight. Additionally DJ Trovão will spin during the nigh
Saloon 79 – House will open at 8:30PM.
Rua Pinheiro Guimarães 79, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 7544-5151
Entrance: R$18 – R$30

Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana)
This American-owned restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food, drinks and entertainment. Additionally, Tony Boka will be playing at Mab’s Mondays through Saturdays from 6PM to 10PM. Boka is known for his varied repertoire that always pleases the crowd.
Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM to 4AM everyday.
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: See venue for more information.

Mud Bug (Copacabana)
Mud Bug in Copacabana provides a great selection of food and drinks, including more than thirty types of international and national beers
Mud Bug – 5PM – 3AM
Rua Rudolpho Dantas 16, Copacabana – Tel:(21) 2543-5052
Entrance: Free

The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub (Copacabana)
Know for its cold beer, specialty beers, and great atmosphere, The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub also hosts live music every night of the week except for Wednesdays. Additionally, this is a great place to watch live sports.
The Lucky Screw American Irish Pub – 5PM – 2AM
Av. Atlântica, 3056, Loja B, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 98317-5258
Entrance: Free

Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a great selection of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its nice atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30PM – 1AM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42 – Loja B, Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
Entrance: See venue for details.

Shenanigan’s (Ipanema)
With classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. This is a great place to watch live streaming sports, both international and national.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 7PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá 122A (Upstairs), Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: See venue for details.

Blue Agave Ipanema (Ipanema)
Blue Agave Ipanema is always a great place for Mexican food, drinks and for watching live sport streams and broadcasts. Just around the corner from Posto 9, the bar is also known for its mostly English-speaking staff and the mostly English-speaking crowd which frequents the establishment. Be sure to check out Blue Agave in Copacabana also for a great night out.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM – 3AM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-92717544-5151
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.

Ladies Night – Lord Jim Pub (Ipanema)
It’s Ladies Night at the Lord Jim Pub tonight. A DJ will spin the best of the 80s and promotions will include two-for-one specials on sparkling wine for women and tequila and Jagermeister for everyone.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 6PM to 4AM
Rua Paul Redfern 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
Entrance: R$20 for women and R$25 for men.

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