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

Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Fosfobox is the place to be tonight, with the party Brotherhood, showcasing some of Rio’s best DJ’s, Mauricio Lopes, Nytron, Nana Torres and others! Come experience the true nature of underground electronic music in RIo.


Brotherhood (Copacabana)
Brotherhood is back with their Carnival edition. Representing Rio’s eclectic electronic scence, expect nothing but the best in house & tech house from residents Nana Torres and Ricardo Estrella, along with special guests Nytron and the legendary Mauricio Lopes!
Rua Siqueira Campos, 143 – Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$30 until 1, R$35 after 1 with guestlist and R$40 without guestlist

Tipys (Lapa)
Tipsy nightclub is located in the heart of Lapa, with a varied bar and decor that reminds you of Las Vegas. Come dance to house, electo, hip hop and funk.
Rua dos Inválidos, 204 – Lapa – Tel (21)7828-2840
Entrance: R$50 for men, R$30 for women


Reverenced to the great masters of style with his new arrangements and musical interpretations, Joao Sabia presents the best of classic Brasilian music with covers of Tim Maia, Roberto Carlos and Simonal and more.
Rio Scenarium – 10PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Entrance: R$35

Carnaval do Pula (Lapa)
Lapa 40 graus teams up with local website Peixe Urbana to present Carnaval do Pula, a 9 day venture showcasing djs and band playing the best in Brazilian music.
Lapa 40º – 6PM
Rua do Riachuelo, 97, Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9005
Entrance: R$70

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


Academia da Cachaça (Leblon)
This bar specializes in the local booze cachaça and the different fruit drinks caipifrutas and caipirinhas. For those summer days.
Academia da Cachaça – 9PM
R. Conde Bernadotte 26, Leblon – (21) 2239-1542
Entrance: Call for nightly prices

Caroline Café (Lagoa)
A mix of casual chic Village with the sunset at Dois Irmãos (two brothers), premised the idea of merging the modern with the cool of Soho artsy Botanical Garden and the other of stirring things up with the hubbub of the Stone Street in Buzios. Hence was born Caroline Café. Most well known pub in Jardim Botânico.
Caroline Café
Rua J. J. Seabra 10, Jardim Botânico – Tel: (21) 2540-0705
Entrance: Not available at time of press

Live Music @ Balcony (Copacabana)
Great lunch specials and live music starting at 5:30PM every day. Make sure to check the web site for a feel of the place.
Balcony Bar – Open 24 hours
Avenida Atlantica, 1424, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2541-8381
Entrance: Free

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