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

We have the top three picks for this Saturday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good option.

São Paulo nightlife guide, entertainment, roda de samba, Brazilian music, Lapa

Samba da Paçoca (Lapa) – This nice “roda de samba” (samba circle) is back to the unpretentiously welcoming Largo da Lapa with the best of traditional samba music.

As usual, paçoca, a traditional sweet made of peanut, will be served to everyone enjoying the “roda.”

Tonight, musicians will play tribute to Ogum, the Afro-Brazilian orisha (divine entity).

Samba da Paçoca – Largo da Lapa, Rua Félix Guilhem, Lapa.

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São Paulo nightlife guide, alt scene, alternative party, Consolação, Tesaozinho

Tesãozinho (Consolação) – Head to Tesãozinho tonight if you’re in the mood for dancing somewhere alternative.

In addition to featuring visual arts, music, and performances, Tesãozinho will be hosting seven DJs who will play samba, MPB, axé, brega, funk, reggaeton, pop, techno, and more.

Alberta #3 – Avenida São Luís, 272, Consolação.

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São Paulo nightlife guide, party, desmanche, Centro

Bloco do Desmanche Festival (Centro) – Feeling nostalgic about the Carnival? Bloco do Desmanche’s got the solution.

Tonight, live shows and DJs playing the best of axé, MPB, carioca funk, samba, rap, and pop will be keeping Carnival alive from 10PM to 4AM.

Bloco do Desmanche – Rua Líbero Badaró, 589, Sé.

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Charles Edwards (Itaim Bibi)
Self-acclaimed São Paulo’s bar for flirting, the Charles Edward Pub is a great spot for upscale beers, tasty appetizers, and dinner.
Charles Edward – 6PM – 4AM
Rua Miriti (corner of Avenida Pres. Juscelino Kubitschek, 1400 T1, Itaim Bibi – Tel: (11) 3031-0955
Entrance: FREE

Pitico (Pinheiros)
A favorite among cool 30-year-olds, Pitico is famous for its nice atmosphere and delicious kebabs.
Pitico – 12PM – 12AM
Rua Guaicui, Pinheiros (close to Largo da Batata square) – Tel.: (11) 3582-7365
Entrance: FREE

Mercearia São Roque (Jardim Europa)
Located in the upper class neighborhood of Jardim Europa, Mercearia São Roque combines romantic architecture and a lovely food and drink menu.
Mercearia São Roque – 12PM – 12AM
Rua Amauri, 35 – Jardim Europa – Tel: (11) 3085-6647
Entrance: Free

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