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

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

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TOCA – Tom Zé, BaianaSystem e DJ Doni (Centro) – BaianaSystem are performing live on stage at the TOCA festival, bringing the best of Bahian music this evening for all Cariocas.

Legendary Tom Zé will make a special appearance at the Praça Mauá. The artist has been making music for five decades.

DJ Dino will make sure to have audiences dancing all night long. This is not an event to be missed!

Praça Mauá – Centro

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Sambinha do Mirante: Véspera de Feriado, Samba and DJs (Vidigal) – To celebrate the eve of Saint George, let’s enjoy some fantastic samba performances in one of the most beautiful viewtops of Rio de Janeiro.

Aside from the great music, party-goers will have the chance to meet people from all around the world and enjoy a cold beer, all with some spectacular views in the Background.

Come celebrate Saint George from one of the most beautiful lookouts in the Cidade Maravilhosa!

Mirante do Arvão – Rua Armando Lima, 22450-241 – Vidigal

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La Grand Fiesta Latina: São Jorge! (Lapa) – Tonight, La Esquina is hosting a party full of latin beats for those who want to welcome Saint George in full Latin swing!

DJs will be playing not only Latin music but also hip-hop, pop, and MPB until the late hours of dawn.

For the whole night, party-goers can buy two drinks and get one free or a Sol beer bucket with one extra beer on the house!

La Esquina – Avenida Mem de Sa, 61 – Lapa

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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 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 and relax. 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 also check out Blue Agave in Copacabana 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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