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bail20anosSunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Cordão do Boitatá and the bloco Amigos da Onça will perform live tonight at Circo Voador.

It promises to be a lively night as Cordão do Boitatá is celebrating its 20th anniversary.

Guests during the night will include Pedro Miranda, Moyses Marques, Alcinéia, Mariana Bernardes, Mariana Baltar, Marcelo Moreira, Claudio Jorge, Ana Bishop, Tyaro Maia, Alan Moura, Geraldo Junior and Ricardo Barreto of Blitz.

Additionally during the event, DJ Tales Mulatu will spin during show intervals.


Jazz no Morro (Cantagalo)
Tonight the weekly Jazz no Morro event returns to Gilda in Cantagalo with Jazzophilia performing the best of jazz live. Additionally during the night, DJs will spin the best of Brazilian music, pop, and classic rock during show intervals.
Gilda – 4PM – 11PM
Morro do Cantagalo – Tel: (21) 97101-8040
Entrance: R$15 – R$30

10 Anos Depois, Hurtmold (Botafogo)
Tonight Audio Rebel in Botafogo will once again host 10 Anos Depois, Hurtmold (10 years later, Hurtmold) with the band Hurtmold and Objeto Amarelo performing live.
Audio Rebel – 6PM
Visconde de Silva 55, Botafogo– Tel: (21) 3435-2692
Entrance: R$30 – R$35

Cordão do Boitatá and Bloco Amigos da Onça (Lapa)
Cordão do Boitatá and the bloco Amigos da Onça will perform live tonight at Circo Voador. Additionally during the event, DJ Tales Mulatu will spin during show intervals.
Circo Voador – 8PM
Rua dos Arcos, S/N, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2533-0354
Entrance: R$30 – R$60

Bem Brasil


Sette Zouk (Leblon)
Tonight Sette Leblon will host the tenth edition of the Sette Zouk party. During the night, Thiagão, K YO, Paloma, and Arkkanjo will deliver the best of Zouk upstaris while DJ Floro spins the best of salsa and reggaeton downstairs. Promotions will include two-for-one specials on beer and caipirinhas until 11PM.
Sette Leblon – 9PM
Avenida General San Martin 1011, Leblon – Tel: (21) 3298-1941
Entrance: R$20 – R$30

Soda (Copacabana)
The Soda party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana tonight. DJs Thi Araujo, Marcelo Haubrich, Samantha Banks, and Caio Bucker will spin the best of singles and hits on Stage A while DJs Gui Serrano, Daniel Vieira, Phil Ferreira, and Aramys D’Ávila will spin the best of b-sides on Stage B during the night. Promotions will include two-for-one specials on Screwdrivers for R$20 and specials on #DrinkSoda (a drink with rum, soda, and mojito syrup) for R$10 each.
Fosfobox – 11PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$20 – R$40

Duo (Gávea)
It’s time once again for the best of house, electro, and pop as the twelve-hour Duo party returns to Gávea’s chic 00 (Zero Zero) club. DJs Babi and Ni Villa Lobos will start the party tonight by spinning on the deck beginning at 5PM. Then beginning at 12AM, DJs Rafael Calvente, Wanisy, and Rael Barja will follow, spinning inside on the dancefloor until 5AM Monday morning.
00 (Zero Zero) – 5PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: See venue for more information.

Baile do Ademar x DOOM (Praça da Bandeira)
Tonight Porto Pirata will host Baile do Ademar and the DOOM party. During the night DJ Bertoletti, Bevilaqua, KingFoxxx, Mr Brentar, Mari Mats, M$E, DJ Kong and DJ GustavoGoranmo will spin.
Porto Pirata – 3PM
Rua Lópes de Sousa 24, Praça da Bandeira. – Tel: (21) 2520-2754
Entrance: See venue for details.

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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 and Marcos Novatto (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. Marcos Novatto will start the night at 9PM.
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 with DJ Daniel Faria spinning funk, house, hip hop and reggaeton and saxophonist Marcelo Cebukin performing live. Additionally, caipivodkas will be free until 12AM.
Barzin – 11PM
Rua Vinícius de Moraes 75, Ipanema
Entrance: R$50 – R$70+

Karaokê – Lord Jim Pub (Ipanema)
Sunday nights are Karaokê nights at the Lord Jim pub. Promotions during the night include two-for-one specials on caipirinha and caipirosca until 10PM.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
Entrance: R$10

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

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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