Sunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Currently touring in support of their 2015 album entitled, That’s the Spirit, British rock band Bring Me the Horizon will return to Rio tonight after a four-year absence to perform live at Circo Voador in Lapa.
Blending heavy rock, post-hardcore, and modern metal the group has been steadily gaining a loyal base of followers since its formation in 2003 in Sheffield, England.
Circo Voador’s gates will open at 6PM and band Carahter will peform to open the night.
Zouk Classes (Leblon)
Tonight Sette Leblon will host Zouk dancing classes with instructors Rico & Bruno. The first caipirinha will be free and promotions will include two-for-one specials on caipirinha and beer.
Sette Leblon – 9PM
Avenida General San Martin 1011, Leblon – Tel: (21) 3298-1941
Entrance: R$20 – R$30
Jazz no Morro (Cantagalo)
Tonight the weekly Jazz no Morro event returns to Gilda in Cantagalo with Tudo é Jazz performing live. Additionally during the night, DJs will spin the best of Brazilian music, pop, and classic rock during show intervals.
Gilda – 3PM
Morro do Cantagalo – Tel: (21) 97101-8040
Entrance: R$15 – R$30
Bring Me the Horizon(Lapa)
British rock band Bring Me the Horizon will perform live at Circo Voador tonight. Band Carahter will play to open the night.
Circo Voador – 6PM
Rua dos Arcos, S/N, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2533-0354
Entrance: R$150 – R$400
Laura Canabrava (Botafogo)
Tonight singer-songwriter Laura Canabrava will present her show, AIYE live at Audio Rebel in Botafogo. During the show, Canabrava will perform her own African-Brazilian and jazz influenced works as well as reinterpretations of works by Moacir Santos , Baden Powell , Edu Lobo, Paulo Cesar Pinheiro, and Mateus Aleluia, among others, arranged by bassist Marcelo Muller. Muller will accompany Canabrava during the show along with pianist Joao Bittencourt, flutist and baritone sax player Diogo Acosta, drummer Lourenço Vasconcellos, and percussionist Matias Zibecchi. Additionally, there will be special participation by singer-songwriter Doralyce during the night.
Audio Rebel – 8PM
Visconde de Silva 55, Botafogo– Tel: (21) 3435-2692
Entrance: R$15 – R$20
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 Felipe Bonoliel and Vivi Seixas will start the party tonight by spinning on the deck beginning at 5PM. Then beginning at 12AM, DJs Diego Valente and Lela Gomes 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.
The Soda party returns to Fosfobox in Copacabana tonight with the best of pop and b-sides and a special edition featuring Inês Brasil. Additionally during the night, DJs Thiago Araujo, Marcelo Haubrich, and Vinny Motta will spin on the first stage while Rick Castro, Lay Albuquerque, and Juan Leonel will spin on the second stage.
Fosfobox – 10PM
Rua Siqueira Campos 143, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$20 – R$40
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)
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
PUBS & BARS:
Arpex Party (Ipanema)
The Arpex Party returns to Barzin Bar and Restaurant in Ipanema tonight. DJ Daniel Faria 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$50 – 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 caipirinha and caipirosca until 10PM.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
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
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
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, Tony Boka will be playing at Mab’s now every day of the week from 6PM to 10PM. Boka is known for his varied repertoire that always pleases the crowd.
Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM to 4AM every day.
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: See venue for more information.
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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