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Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – The best of Brazilian and techno music will meet tonight at the ResPira Neon party, which takes place in Gavea at 10PM.

DJs Tuta and Gigga (from party Minha Luz é de Led) will be spinning the most fun “technobrega” music (a mix of cheesy Brazilian music and techno). There will also be band Patuá presenting a great repertoire of forró music and DJ Pedroca Monteiro.

For those who stay until the early hours, there will be breakfast included.


Bailinho Soul (Centro)
The Bailinho Soul party brings the best of black music to Centro tonight. soul funky, new soul, Brazilian soul, disco funky, among other genres will by played by DJs Sir Dema and Tony Mister.
Instituto Black Bom – 8PM
Rua do Senado, 338 – Centro
Entrance: R$20

Novo Romance (Centro)
Tonight, the Novo Romance party will be serving nostalgia doses as DJs play the greatest hits from the 1980s and 1990s.
Clube dos Democráticos – 11PM
Rua do Riachuelo, 91 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2252-4611
Entrance: R$20 – R$35

ResPira Neon (Gávea)
At ResPira Neon, you will dance until the sun rises with DJs Tuta and Gigga, forró band Patuá and DJ Pedroca Monteiro.
Estrada da Gávea – 10PM
Estrada da Gávea, 11 – Gávea
Entrance: R$15

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Samba de Fato (Centro)
Group Samba de Fato invites you to an intimate “roda de samba” at Trapiche Gamboa tonight. Their repertoire will include classic and contemporary compositions.
Trapiche Gamboa – 11PM
Rua Sacadura Cabral, 155 – Centro – Tel: (21) 2233-9276
Entrance: R$30


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

Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a wide choice of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its trendy atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
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 – 9PM
R. Conde Bernadotte 26, Leblon – Tel: (21) 2239-1542
Entrance: Free

Yndú Lounge (Leblon)
With chilled out vibes during the week and a selection of top DJs playing shows at the weekends, the newly-opened Yndú Lounge in Ipanema is a great option to kick back. With a selection of drinks and tapas, the bar is quickly becoming one of Leblon’s best watering holes.
Yndú Lounge – 6PM
Rua Ataulfo de Paiva, 1321 – Leblon – Tel: (21) 3083-6486
Entrance: FREE

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