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duoSunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Tonight it’s time once again for the best of house, electro, and pop as the Duo party returns to the chic indoor/outdoor Gávea venue 00 (Zero Zero).

The weekly twelve-hour party will begin around 5PM tonight with DJs Jokermann and Nando Jablonski spinning outside on the deck.

DJs Dri Toscano and Rody will follow, spinning inside throughout the night until 5AM Monday morning.


Jazz no Morro (Cantagalo)
Today and tonight, the weekly Jazz no Morro event returns to Gilda in Cantagalo. Federico Haffner will perform live and DJ João Santiago will spin during the event.
Gilda – 3PM – 11:59PM
Morro do Cantagalo – Tel: (21) 97101-8040
Entrance: R$25 – R$35

El Miraculoso Samba Jazz (Urca)
Weather permitting, the group El Miraculoso Samba Jazz will return to perform live at Urca’s Praia Vermelha today. Consisting of Henrique Vaz on trumpet; Marcos Luz on bass; Gabriel Barbosa on drums; and Jefferson Moreira on guitar, the quartet are known for great live performances. Check their Facebook page (link below) for postponement notices due to rain before attending.
El Miraculoso Samba Jazz – 4PM
Rua Gomes Carneiro, 132, Ipanema – (21) 2522-8149 / (21) 98899-0828
Entrance: FREE


Art Core (Parque do Flamengo)
The third edition of the urban art festival Art Core continues today at Museu de Arte Moderna (MAM) with art exhibitions, DJs, live musical performances, workshops, and skateboarding expositions and contests.
Museu de Arte Moderna – 10AM to 8PM
Av. Infante Dom Henrique 85, Parque do Flamengo
Entrance: FREE

Babilônia Feira Hype (Barra da Tijuca)
Today Babilônia Feira Hype (BFH) will continue at the Link Mall in Barra da Tijuca for its second day. During this edition of the fair, approxiamately 140 brands will showcase their summer collections and the Rio Food Parque will once again join the BFH with food trucks, bikes and gourmet food stalls. Additionally there will be a space for children with games and activities, making it a great event for the whole family.
Link Mall – 12PM – 9PM
Av. Ayrton Senna 2600 – Barra da Tijuca, 701
Entrance: FREE


Yellow Submarine (Centro)
The Yellow Submarine party will celebrate seven years tonight with DJs Du’ Jorge and Diogo spinning the best of The Beatles, Caetano Veloso, Criolo, Jorge Ben, Tim Maia, Led Zeppelin, Cícero, Mutantes, Novos Baianos, Cássia Eller, Adriana Calcanhotto, Rita Lee, Banda do Mar, Móveis Coloniais de Acaju, Lenine, Los Hermanos, Cazuza, Legião Urbana, Raul Seixas, and Tom Jobim, among others throughout the night at Arco do Teles.
Arco do Teles – 5PM
Travessa do Comércio 11, Centro – Tel: (21) 2224-8602
Entrance: FREE

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 Jokermann and Nando Jablonski will start the party around 5PM by spinning on the deck and DJs Dri Toscano and Rody will follow, spinning inside throughout the night until 5AM Monday morning.
00 (Zero Zero) – 5PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: See venue for more information.

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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 Ballet 2 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 for his weekly show at Lapa’s Carioca de Gema. The lively performer will present his own compositions as well as covers of works by Jorge, Djavan, and Jorge Benjor, among others. Before Rogê takes the stage tonight, guitarist and singer Marcos Novatto will perform at 9PM to open the night.
Carioca da Gema – 9:30PM
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.
Barzin – 11PM
Rua Vinícius de Moraes 75, Ipanema
Entrance: R$20 – R$50

Sun-set @ Saloon 79 (Botafogo)
Tonight Saloon 79 in Botafogo will host the Sun-set party with DJ Pinguim spinning and Thaty Lopes mixing reggae, surf, folk, and pop.
Saloon 79 – House opens at 6PM and the show will begin at 7PM.
Rua Pinheiro Guimarães 79, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 7544-5151
Entrance: R$20 – R$40

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.

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. Every night, Tony Boka is performing live from 8PM until 1AM. Boka is known for his varied repertoire that always pleases the crowd.
Restaurante Mab’s –Monday-Thursday 8AM-2AM, Friday-Saturday 9AM to 4AM
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: Free

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