The Rio Times, Nightlife Guide, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nightlife, Bars, Clubs

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.

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7x + Latino (Lapa) – Time for some good salsa music as the La Original orchestra performs live tonight in Lapa, at 8PM.

DJ Floro will also run the dance floor, spinning the hottest Latin hits all night. There will be promotions on caipirinhas and beers.

7x + Lapa – Avenida Mem de Sá, 89 – Lapa

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Anderson Vaz (Lapa) – One of the promising names from samba’s new generation, Anderson Vaz will be starring tonight at Carioca da Gema, in Lapa.

Vaz is the winner of the “Novos Bambas do Velho Samba” award (2014).

Tonight, he will be sharing the stage with musicians Michel Sapienza (guitar), Henrique Vasconcelos (cavaquinho), Jahi de Oliveira (pandeiro), Esgulebinha (tantan/caixa), Pavarotti (surdo) and Miguel Ângelo (sopro).

Carioca da Gema – Avenida Mem de Sá, 79 – Lapa

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Jazz @CoLAB (Botafogo) – Opening its venue to the latest from Rio’s instrumental music scene, CoLAB hosts tonight the Rogério Guimarães Trio, at 8PM.

Composed of Rogério Guimarães (guitar), Rodrigo Ferrera (bass) and Paulo Diniz (drums), the trio will present a repertoire of acid jazz and modern jazz music.

CoLAB – Rua Fernandes Guimarães, 66 – Botafogo

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Comuna (Botafogo)
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
Entrance: FREE

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
Entrance: Free

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