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We have the top three picks for this Sunday, and below you can find a list of bars and lounges that are always a good choice.

Sambinha do Corcovado (Cosme Velho) – The “Sambinha do Corcovado” is back to Espaço Corcovado this Sunday, starting from 4PM.

Group Samba do Xoxó will bring its great “roda de samba” to the venue, and DJ Thago Cesar will spin an eclectic setlist of various music genres.

Espaço Corcovado – Rua Conselheiro Lampreia, 123 – Cosme Velho

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Bossa no Oscar (Leblon) – This Sunday, Oscar Bistro Bar hosts the “Bossa no Oscar” project, at 6:30 PM.

Musicians Daniela Spielmann (sax), Sheila Zagury II (piano), and Rodrigo Villa (double bass) will pay a tribute to Bossa Nova legend Tom Jobim.

Oscar Bistro Bar – Rua Dias Ferreira, 64 – Leblon

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Roda de Forró com Estopim (Centro) – Tonight, Centro Cultural Carioca will promote the best of forró music with group Estopim, at 7PM.

Composed of musicians Eron Lima (accordion and voice), Seu Branco (triangle and voice), Ubirany Jr. (“zabumba” and voice), Luis Sorriso (“cavaquinho” and voice), and Giva Barros (bass), Estopim will make everyone dance to the rhythm of traditional and contemporary forró.

Centro Cultural Carioca – Rua do Teatro, 37 – Centro

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Bar Urca (Urca)
Sunday afternoon drinking whilst eating salgadinhos and watching the sunset at Bar Urca is a regular pastime in Rio de Janeiro. This simple establishment on the bayside has been a hit since 1939.
Bar Urca – 11AM
Rua Cândido Gaffrée 205, Urca – Tel: (21) 2295-8744
Entrance: Free

Adega Pérola (Copacabana)
Preserving a vintage decoration, Adega Pérola’s specialty is its delicious Portuguese-Brazilian finger food, served to you quickly at the bar’s counter area.
Adega Pérola – 11AM
Rua Siqueira Campos, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2255-9425
Entrance: FREE

Yndú Lounge (Leblon)
With chilled out vibes during the week and a selection of top DJs playing shows during 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

Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Just around the corner from Posto 9, Blue Agave Ipanema is also known for its mostly English-speaking staff and the international crowd which frequents the establishment. Be sure to check out Blue Agave in Copacabana also for a great night out.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 2PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.

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