The Rio Times, Nightlife Guide, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nightlife, Bars, Clubs, Parties

We have the top three picks for this Saturday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good option.

Carrapetas @ HUB RJ (Santo Cristo) – Hip-hop lovers can head to a huge night thrown by the people that brought you a pool party with Ja Rule. This time it’s Girls On Pick-Ups, celebrating the best female DJs.

Come and catch five super sets, including WLDZ, Cris Fernandes VS Giordanna Forte, Tamy VS Flavia Xexeo, Carol Emmerick VS Pauly, and Nicole Nandes VS Diana Bouth.

Tickets are available from R$70 and the night starts at 10 PM.

Carrapetas – Avenida Professor Pereira Reis, 50 – Santo Cristo

For more information, head to the event page.

Supercombo @ Circo Voador (Lapa) – Experience a live show from one of the country’s most popular rock outfits, Supercombo, who will be playing songs from their new album, Adeus, Aurora.

Tonight you will also be able to see two up-and-coming Carioca bands: Menores Atos and Os Caras & Carol, who are opening the show.

Tickets are available from R$50 and the night starts at 10 PM.

Supercombo – Avenida Mem de Sá – Lapa

For more information, consult the event page.

Canto Delas @ Paiol 08 (Lapa) – Come down to Paiol 08 to see some of the best female-led musical projects in Rio right now.

For the first edition of this event there is a super line-up with something for everyone: dance samba to Samba Que Elas Querem, hear the poetry of Moça Prosa, dance forró to Forró Maravilhas, and get down to DJ Nicolle Neumann’s super tunes.

Tickets are R$25, but the first 200 people get in free before 7 PM, with the night starting at 6 PM.

Canto Delas – Rua dos Arcos, 24 – Lapa

For more information, head to the event page.

The Rio Times, Nightlife Guide, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nightlife, Bars, Clubs, Parties


Delirium Tap House (Ipanema)
Run by Delirium, the prestigious Belgian label having an award for the best beer in the world, the bar offers twenty different beer taps.
Delirium Tap House – 5 PM
Rua Nascimento Silva, 51 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3795-4594
Entrance: See venue for details.

Academia da Cachaça (Leblon)
For all things cachaça go here: it’s their specialty. They offer great caipifrutas and caipirinhas in a relaxed, trendy setting.
Academia da Cachaça – 9 PM
R. Conde Bernadotte 26, Leblon – Tel: (21) 2239-1542
Entrance: Free

Boteco Cabidinho (Botafogo)
This twenty-four-hour bar specializes in stacked sandwiches, excellent pastéis, and ice-cold draft beer served throughout the night and into the morning to a lively and mixed crowd.
Boteco Cabidinho – Open 24h
Rua Paulo Barreto, 65 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2527-2942
Entrance: Free

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