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Wednesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – In this holiday eve, Blue Note Rio, in Lagoa, hosts a world class jazz show with Brazilian cello player Jaques Morelenbaum and Cape Verdian singer Mayra Andrade, at 8PM.

Together, Andrade and Morelenbaum will present an ecletic repertoire to the audience, visiting musical genres like samba, bossa nova, jazz, MPB, among others.

Inaugurated last week, Blue Note Rio is the Carioca branch of New York’s Blue Note, considered by many the most important jazz house in the world.


Jazz na Tiradentes (Centro)
The traditional “Jazz na Tiradentes” is back this wednesday with the presence of drum player Guga Pellicciotti, DJs Cavalcanti and Piti Vaccari, among other guest musicians.
Bar do Nanam – 9PM
Rua Imperatriz Leopoldina, 55 – Centro – Tel: (21) 96621-7652
Entrance: FREE

Jaques Morelenbaum convida Mayra Andrade (Lagoa)
Tonight, the recently inaugurated Blue Note Rio invites to its stage the prestigious cello player Jaques Morelenbaum and Cape Verdian singer Mayra Andrade.
Blue Note Rio – 8PM
Avenida Borges de Medeiros, 1424 – Lagoa – Tel: (21) 3577-4477
Entrance: see venue for details


Sonido Trópico & A Serpente de Guanabara (Centro)
Tonight, DJs Pigmalião, Spaniol, JGB and Sumerian run Éden’s dance floor with authentic setlists, promising to make everyone move until late night.
Éden – 12AM
Rua Sacadura Cabral, 109 – Centro – Tel: (21) 2283-3636
Entrance: R$20 – R$35

Latin Party (Lapa)
Pub KrioK will host the Latin Party tonight, bringing a variety of latin rhythms to Lapa. DJ Igor will be spinning the best of reggaeton, cumbia, latin trap, arrocha and mombathom.
Pub KrioK – 11PM
Avenida Mem de Sá, 65 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 97285-9605
Entrance: R$0 – R$20

Jungle Free (Botafogo)
Tonight the Jungle Free party invites you to dance all night, with DJ Dudu Oliveira spinning the latest Brazilian and international hits. Promotions on Mexican long neck beers.
Jungle Garden Pub – 6PM
Rua Martins Ferreira, 48 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2537-2191
Entrance: FREE

La Fiesta Latina (Copacabana)
Tonight the La Fiesta Latina is back with Salsa, Reggaeton, Cumbia and Bachata. For two hours, there will be free beer and caipirinhas. DJs Guga Fernandes will spin the best of house, hip-hop, Brazilian funk and trap throughout the night, and there will be special promotions on cocktails and beers.
New Mariuzinn Copacabana – 10PM
Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana, 435 – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2521-1952
Entrance: R$0 – R$45

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Samba de Lei no Arco do Teles (Centro)
Tonight, the Samba de Lei group, which traditionally plays at Pedra do Sal, takes to Arco do Teles all the joy of its roda de samba.
Arco do Teles – 7PM
Arco do Teles, Praça Quinze – Centro
Entrance: FREE

Roda de Samba com JP Silva (Lapa)
Leviano bar and lounge hosts roda de samba with singer JP Silva tonight, who brings the best of samba de raiz. Additionally, DJ Aranha will spin MPB, pop and sambalanço in the intervals.
Leviano – 7PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 47 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$10


Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa)
This is the place to be tonight for belting out rock classics in a lively environment whilst drinking imported beer.
Lapa Irish Pub – 7PM
Rua Evaristo da Veiga, 147 – Lapa – Tel (21) 2221-7236
Entrance: R$10

Pavão Azul (Copacabana)
Pavão Azul is a lively bar in Copacabana, famous for its exceptionally cold beers and prawn pastels. It gets crowded there every night, making every day of the week seem like the weekend.
Pavão Azul – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Hilário de Gouvêia, 71 – Copacabana – (21) 2236-2381
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 (Ipanema)
Blue Agave Ipanema is a great place for good Mexican food, drinks and live sports. It also has English-speaking staff and is a popular tourist hangout. Be sure to check out Blue Agave in Copacabana also for a great night out.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 9PM
Rua Vinicius de Moraes, 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-92717544-5151
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.

Flashback (Ipanema)
Flashback is a wonderful high-end restaurant with plenty of classical music and photos decorating the walls. Tonight, between 7PM and 9PM the restaurant will serve a happy hour with two for one on caipivodkas and Stella Artois. The caipivodkas are made fresh with either lime, strawberry or passionfruit as well as additional herbs added in for a taste explosion.
Flashback – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern, 33 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2274-7657
Entrance: FREE

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