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Saturday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – In the mood for some goulish fun? Look no further than Circo Voador as the iconic venue hosts Cha Da Alice, featuring the best in Halloween fun. The decor and ambiance should be enough to get your blood boiling, as will music giveaways and DJ beats throughout the night.


Cha da Alice (Lapa)
After 3 years of visual and musical sensations, Cha da Alice returns with a special Halloween edition. Tonight Circo Voador will be transformed into a carnival nights of terror! Enjoy the stunning decor, CD giveaways and DJ performances as this night is sure to make you shriek in terror and fun!
Circo Voador – 10PM
Rua dos Arcos, 1, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2533-0354
Entrance: Check with venue

Orchestra Santa Massa e Morbo y Mambo (Lapa)
Fundicao Progressor presents attractions Orchestra Santa Massa, Recife, and Morbo y Mambo, Argentina. Direct from Sao Paulo, Ana Cañas Curumin and guests will provide a very special night. “Orchestrating Lapa” is sponsored by Post via Hi and culture incentive laws of the Federal Government.
Fundição Progresso – 11PM
Rua dos Arcos, 24, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2220-5070
Entrance: Check with venue


Nuth (Barra da Tijuca)
One of the few venues in Rio with a spacious venue, nice 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/ (21) 2495-6008
Entrance: Check with venue

Stereo Zero (Gávea)
The evening begins with happy hour and full rhythm lounge. As the night progresses, DJs Cobra & José Roberto Mahr, and VJ Isa present new releases and classic remixes of indie rock, pop, new disco, club house and all the variations in between.
00 – 10PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca, 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: Check with venue

Festa Dirty Pop (Botafogo)
Festa Dirty Pop is back at one of Rio’s favorite nightlife hot spots Casa Da Matriz. Tonight expect to hear the best in funk and soul, pop and mashups. The night will feature Dirty Pop residents as well as two secret guests.
Casa da Matriz – 11PM
Rua Henrique de Novaes, 107, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 2226-9691 / (21) 2266-1014
Entrance: R$20 with guest list, R$30 without

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


Dhi Ribeiro (Lapa)
This show is the recognition of artists interpretation of samba in its various aspects, mixing various trends such as romantic, partido alto, samba exaltation and samba rock, among others.
Rio Scenarium – 10PM
Rua do Lavradio, 20 casa, Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
Entrance: R$35

Bateria da Grande Rio (Lapa)
In the rhythm of Carnival 2012, Lapa 40º, presents the show from the Rio Grande Battery invoked percussionists battery master Ciça lead percussion instruments such as chimes, tambourines, deaf, boxes, rattles, cuicas, agogo, reco-recos and tambourines.
Lapa 40º – 11:30PM
Rua do Riachuelo, 97, Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9005
Entrance: R$30


Blue Agave (Ipanema)
The UFC 153 is on starting at 8PM, the third event in Rio has the Brazilian champion Anderson Silva verses Stephen Bonner, both Blue Agave locations (Ipanema and Copacabana) will have the event live, along with tequila double down drink specials.
Blue Agave
Rua Vinícius de Moraes, 68, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: Free

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