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Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – If you have not gone to the blocos, then you may be in the mood for something more laid back, and Scott Feiner & Pandeiro Jazz show in the Gloria/Old Lapa jazz club TribOz is just the thing for some jazz infused with Brazilian sound.


Bloco Virtual – Ensaio (Leme)
Praça Almirante Julio de Noronha – Leme – 6PM

Banda de Ipanema – Ensaio Parado (Ipanema)
Praça General Osório – Ipanema – 3PM

Aconteceu – Ensaio Parado (Santa Teresa)
Rua Áurea – Santa Teresa – 6PM


Baderna! (Botafogo)
This summer, we’ll all do something different and to begin the year with all the good is to come in Baderna! The party’s with the Monkey, and will heat up your night in this issue 40 degrees! There’s nothing better than hot shot’s of tequila and absinthe all night at Pista 3.
Pista 3 – 11PM
Rua São João Batista, 14 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691
Entrance: R$18 with Lista Amiga & R$25 without

Several bands invited by EMEI ROCK band perform live and expect your vote to win the grand prize of the night! DJ George Salguett commands the track in between playing the best of rock, from classics to current hits!
Bar Vittorio
Av. das Américas, 700, Shopping Città América, 3o andar, 316a – Barra da Tijuca – Tel: (21) 3153-9472
Entrance: R$15 with Lista Amiga, R$20 without

Nuth (Barra da Tijuca)
One of the few joints in Rio with a spacious venue, niice jungle theme, three floors and a pool table. There is also another location in Lagoa so be sure to check them both out.
Nuth – 11PM
Av. Armando Lombardi 999, Barra de Tijuca – Tel: (21) 3153-8595/2495-6008
Entrance: Not available at time of press

Londra (Arpoador)
This is the lobby lounge of the luxury Hotel Fasano. It´s located on the beach avenue in Ipanema. DJ and live jazz. Perfect if you want to have a bit of the good life.
Londa at Hotel Fasano – 9PM
Rua do Mercado, 25 – Praça XV – Centro – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: R$30 for Women, R$80 for Men

00 – Zero Zero (Gávea)
Kick off your Thursday night with a dose of relaxation at 00. This lounge like setting has a mixture of genres from electronic, house, and hip-hop
00 – 10PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: R$40


Scott Feiner & Pandeiro Jazz
This show in the Gloria/Old Lapa jazz club TribOz is just the thing for some jazz infused with Brazilian sound. A mature start to an evening in a city gone wild with Carnival.
TribOz – 9PM
Rua Conde de Lages, 19 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2210-036
Entrance: R$20,00

Six Premium (Lapa)
A large menu of high quality premium beverage is the newest attraction at Six Premium. Drinks with the sophistication of Rio’s most glamorous parties, all served free to the public of the newest and most exclusive party at Club Six.
Club Six – 10PM
Rua das Marrecas, 38 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2510.3230
Entrance: R$40 for Women, R$60 for Men, EFlyer discount available

Claudinho Guimarães (Lapa)
Claudinho is a composer and arranger with over 70 compositions in the repertoire.
Carioca da Gema – 11:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá, 79 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$25

Sururu na Roda (Lapa)
This group is one of the most famous samba circles and was an integral part in the process of revitalization of Lapa, the bohemian icon of Rio de Janeiro.
Centro Cultural Carioca – 11PM
Rua do Teatro, 37 – Lapa – Tel: (21) 2252.6468
Entrance: R$25

Trio Pé de Serra (Lapa)
The traditional trio represents the true swing forró foot mountain, the famous forro “root” of artists such as Luiz Gonzaga, Jackson do Pandeiro and Trio.
Rio Scenarium – 12:30AM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa – Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Entrance: R$35

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


Barzin (Ipanema)
Enjoy a sunny morning on the beach. Then, meet friends for lunch, chat, have a beer cold and crackling with a good laugh. This is the lifestyle of Rio and inspired by Barzin and brings a new concept in the late afternoon and evening of Ipanema.
Rua Vinicius de Moraes 75, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2522-1809
Entrance: Free

Live Music @ Balcony (Copacabana)
Live music starting at 5:30PM and nightly drink specials; Great lunch specials. Check their website for latest promotion.
Balcony Bar
Avenida Atlantica, 1424, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2541 8381
Entrance: Free

Expand Wine Bar (Ipanema)
For a more laid back night with your significant other, Expand Wine Bar is the place to go if you insist on the best wine selection. Sample top-quality and boutique wines, accompanied by pleasant music and small wine dishes.
Expand Wine Bar
Rua Barão da Torre 358, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2523 2747
Entrance: Free

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