We have the top three picks for this Tuesday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good option.
Amigos da Onça convida Attøøxxá @ HUB RJ (Santo Cristo) – This is another classic Carnival warm-up party from one of the biggest blocos around, Amigos da Onça. There will be plenty of fun and mayhem with a complete rehearsal of the ‘bloco’ (street party) followed by some heavy partying courtesy of Attøøxxá, plus DJ sets from DJ Ju Schultz and DJ Bahruth.
Food and beverages will be available on site, including vegan and veggie options: providers include Poderosa na Chapa, Ki Delicia Pasteis, and Pizzamba.
Tickets are between R$20 – R$50 and the night gets going at 8PM.
Amigos da Onça convida Heavy Baile – Avenida Professor Pereira Reis, 50 – Santo Cristo
For more information, try the event page.
Mundo Lingo @ Jungle Garden Pub (Botafogo) – This Tuesday is the seventh meeting of the successful language exchange meet-up Mundo Lingo. They call themselves a ‘huge community of locals and internationals that meet every week to chat, meet new people, and practice speaking other languages.’
‘There will be flag stickers from over 150 countries and regions. Your native language goes at the top. The rest follow below in order or ability towards the weakest at the bottom. It’s open to all nationalities and languages and you can talk about anything you like. You don´t have to be an advanced speaker, or even speak a second language – its for all levels!’
Happy Hour is from 7-9PM with a two-for-one offer on caipirinhas. This event is free and starts at 7PM.
Mundo Lingo – Rua Martins Ferreira 48 – Botafogo
For more information, go to the event page.
Biltre convida Duda Beat @ Teatro Ipanema (Ipanema) – This is a meeting between Duda Beat and Biltre which produced a sold-out show the first time they joined forces.
This is a show that combines Duda Beat’s indie pop with the stylings of the band Biltre. Conceived by the producer Julianna Sá, the show gathers songs from the singer’s popular releases of 2018, underground hits from the most memorable group on the contemporary scene, and other tracks that mix Duda’s pop-romance with the danceable beat of Biltre in one exciting and infectious sound.
Tickets are R$20 and the show begins at 9PM.
Biltre convida Duda Beat – Rua Prudente de Morais, 824 – Ipanema
For more information, check out the event page.
LOUNGES, BARS & PUBS:
Botafogo’s favorite bar for undergrad students and hispters. Comuna is famous for its homemade burgers and variety of beer labels.
Comuna – 7PM
Rua Sorocaba, 582 – Tel: (21) 3579-6175
Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a wide choice of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its trendy atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
Entrance: See venue for details
Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Located just around the corner from Posto 9, Blue Agave in Ipanema is well known for great Mexican food, drinks, and for broadcasting live sports. Additionally, most of the wait staff and crowd speak English.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
Dida Bar e Restaurante (Tijuca)
Specialized in Afro-Brazilian and African food, Bar da Dida is a great option for authentic, soulful food one cannot find in any corner. Make sure to try one of its finger food that have already participated in the “Comida di Boteco” contest.
Bar da Dida – 12PM
Rua Barão de Iguatemi, 408 – Tijuca – Tel: (21) 2504-0841
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