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We have top three picks for this Monday, and below a list of bars that are always a good option.

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Cordão do Boitatá (Lapa) – Tonight, the great Carnival bloco Cordão do Boitatá opens its rehearsals’ calendar for Carnival 2018.

The bloco will perform at the Cordão da Bola Preta, in Lapa, starting from 7PM. Samba’s traditional “marchinhas”, frevo and some MPB will be played at the show.

Cordão da Bola Preta – Rua da Relação, 3 – Lapa

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Pedro Sá (Botafogo) – Guitarist Pedro Sá will be starring tonight at Audio Rebel, in Botafogo, at 8PM.

In his show, Sá will bring to the audience some of its personal compositions, both instrumental and with lyrics.

Audio Rebel – Rua Visconde da Silva, 55 – Botafogo

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Zé Paulo Becker & Semente Choro Jazz (Lagoa) – Renowned jazz club Blue Note Rio hosts tonight guitarist Zé Paulo Becker and musicians from the Semente Choro Jazz.

Starting at 8PM, the show will amaze the audience with the best of instrumental Brazilian music. Accordionist Marcelo Caldi will participate as guest musician.

Blue Note Rio – Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 1424 – Lagoa

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Winehouse (Botafogo)
Winehouse is a wine bar run by a British expat that has brought an eclectic range of wines to Rio including a mix of fabulous national wines and international favorites. There is also a great selection of nibbles and cheese boards. For those that aren’t too keen on wine, there is plenty of beer and cocktail options too. Happy hour begins at 6PM and finishes at 8PM.
Winehouse – 6PM
Rua Paulo Barreto, 25 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 3264-4101
Entrance: FREE

Pavão Azul (Copacabana)
Pavão Azul is a lively bar in Copacabana, famous for its exceptionally cold beers and prawn pastels. It gets crowded there every night, making every day of the week seem like the weekend.
Pavão Azul – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Hilário de Gouvêia, 71 – Copacabana – (21) 2236-2381
Entrance: FREE

Blue Agave Copa (Copacabana)
As well as great drinks and authentic Mexican food, the Blue Agave bar in Copacabana is one of the best places to watch live sports. Make sure to check out the original Blue Agave located in Ipanema also.
Blue Agave – 6PM
Rua Aires Saldanha 21C – Copacabana– Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: Free

Shenanigan’s (Ipanema)
With classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. Monday through Friday, Happy Hour is 6PM to 8PM and Monday is half-price steak night starting at 8PM.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 7PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, 122A (Upstairs) – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: See venue for details.

Lord Jim Pub (Ipanema)
Lord Jim Pub in Ipanema is a great place to go for live streaming national and international sports. Promotions during the night include two-for-one specials on Jim’s Lager. Happy Hour is also from 6PM to 8PM on Mondays through Friday.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 6PM
Rua Paul Redfern, 44 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
Entrance: R$15

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