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PSY 0800Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – It’s time for the best of psy trance, progressive trance, and prog dark as the Psy 0800 party returns to Porto Pirata in Praca da Bandeira tonight.

DJ Angel Black will start the party with the best of progressive trance at 4:20PM and DJ Emantra will follow with more progressive trance at 6PM. Dktronic of Eclipse Records will perform beginning at 7:30PM and DJ W. O. W. will follow with psy trance at 9PM.

Finally, Necropunkz will deliver the best of prog dark beginning at 10:30PM.


Jazz no Morro (Cantagalo)
Tonight the weekly Jazz no Morro event returns to Gilda in Cantagalo with drummer Guga Pellicciotti and his trio performing live.
Gilda – 3PM
Morro do Cantagalo – Tel: (21) 97101-8040
Entrance: R$15-R$30

Fábrica de Bolero (o Baile) (Lapa)
Teatro Odisséia in Lapa will host the Fábrica de Bolero (o Baile) tonight. The event will take place in two rooms: the ballroom dancing room and the zouk room. DJs Cléber Guimarães, Hugo Dutra, Daniel Lowreider and Rafa Zoukman will spin and Alvaro Reys, Alam Blascovich, Jhon Cleber, Michele Carvalho, Bettina Parodi, Tamires Maciel, Jean Rabello, and Jack Wellington Lopes will perform live during the night.
Teatro Odisséia – 8PM.
Avenida Mem de Sá 66, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2226-9691
Entrance: R$15 – R$20

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Sette Zouk (Leblon)
Tonight Sette Leblon once again will host the Sette Zouk party. Label 2Flow will give Zouk lessons beginning at 9PM and DJs Arkkanjo and Thiagão will follow, spinning the best of zouk and more. Promotions will include two-for-one specials on caipirinha and beer until 11PM.
Sette Leblon – 9PM
Avenida General San Martin 1011, Leblon – Tel: (21) 3298-1941
Entrance: R$20 – R$30

Duo (Gávea)
The twelve-hour Duo party returns to Gávea’s chic 00 (Zero Zero) club tonight with DJsRafael Calvent, Dri Toscano, and Diego Valente beginning the night at 5PM by spinning the best of house, electro, and pop. DJs Leo Justi, Tatah Toscano, and Felipe Malfoy will follow, spinning inside until 5AM Monday morning. Additionally, Mc Carol will perform inside during the night.
00 (Zero Zero) – 5PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: See venue for more information.

Psy 0800 (Praça da Bandeira)
Tonihgt Porto Pirata will host the Psy 0800 event. DJs Angel Black, Emantra, Dktronic, W.O.W., and Necropunkz will spin and perform the best of psy trance, progressive trance, and prog dark during the night.
Porto Pirata – 4:20PM – 12AM
Rua Lópes de Sousa 24, Praça da Bandeira. – Tel: (21) 2520-2754
Entrance: See venue for more information.


Roda de Samba and Football with Ballet 2 Passistas (Football) (Lapa)
Sundays are all about samba and soccer at Lapa’s Leviano bar. Every week beginning at 5PM the venue plays live games on their screens with samba dancers following the matches and the group Samba Di Buteco playing classics of the genre, including works by Arlindo Cruz, Zeca Pagodinho and João Nogueira, among others. Additionally, DJ Mukato will spin during show intervals.
Leviano – 4PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$10-R$20 (Cash Only)

Rogê (Lapa)
It’s time to dance as singer-songwriter Rogê returns to Lapa’s Carioca de Gema to perform his own lively compositions as well as covers of works by Jorge, Jorge Benjor, and Djavan, among others.
Carioca da Gema – 9PM and 10:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$23


Arpex Party (Ipanema)
The Arpex Party returns to Barzin Bar and Restaurant in Ipanema tonight. DJ Ricardo Martins will spin funk, house, hip hop and reggaeton and saxophonist Marcelo Cebukin will perform live. Additionally, caipivodkas will be free until 12AM.
Barzin – 11PM
Rua Vinícius de Moraes 75, Ipanema
Entrance: R$20 – R$70

Karaokê – Lord Jim Pub (Ipanema)
Tonight the regular sunday night Karaokê nights event returns to the Lord Jim Pub. Promotions during the night include two-for-one specials on Sol Premium until 10PM.
Lord Jim Pub – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
Entrance: R$25

Bar Urca (Urca)
If you have never been to Bar Urca on a Sunday afternoon to drink beers and eat salgados while watching the sunset, you are missing a big part of what it means to be a Carioca. 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

Gringo Cafe (Ipanema)
The Gringo Cafe brings all things great about America to Ipanema, including beers, food and atmosphere. Go there to enjoy burgers, hot dogs, waffles, pancakes, French toast, real bagels, buttermilk biscuits, great cakes, muffins, and more.
Gringo Cafe – 11AM
Rua Barão da Torre 240 Loja A, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3813-3972
Entrance: Free

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, now Erik Mostar will be performing every Sunday from 6PM to 10PM.
Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM to 4AM everyday.
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: See venue for more information.

Shenanigan’s (Ipanema)
With classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. Every Sunday, promotions include two for one Sol beer, caipirinha and caipivodka. Pizza Pub is also only R$10.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 4PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá 122A (Upstairs), Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: See venue for details.

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