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

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El Miraculoso Samba Jazz (Urca) – If you feel like enjoying great jazz music, you must check El Miraculoso Samba Jazz band this afternoon at Praia Vermelha, in Urca.

Composed of Henrique Vaz (trumpet), Marcos Luz (double bass), Gabriel Barbosa (drums) and Jefferson Moreira (guitar), the band performs from 5PM to 8PM.

Praia Vermelha – Urca

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Feijão e Samba (Centro) – Great live samba is about to happen in Centro this afternoon, starting from 4PM.

Performing at “Feijão e Samba” will be groups Clareou and Vamo Querer, and also artists Tiee and Pedro & Raíssa. DJs will be spinning hits and Brazilian music in the intervals.

Clube Santa Luzia – Avenida Almirante Sílvio Noronha, 300 – Centro

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Bruno Velt + Ceceu Valença (Ipanema) – The best of forró music and pop rock will meet tonight at Barzin Rio Live, in Ipanema, at 8:30 PM.

Musician Ceceu Valença will be gracing the stage with compositions by forró masters like Alceu, Pepeu Gomes, Gilberto Gil, Luiz Gonzaga, Dominguinhos and Zé Ramalho. Following, Bruno Velt will play Brazilian pop rock, including songs by Barão Vermelho, Jota Quest, Skank, Paralamas and Lulu Santos.

Barzin Rio Live – Rua Vinicius de Moraes, 75 – Ipanema

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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 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

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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