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12th Vinyl FairSunday’s Rio Nightlife Pick –The Feira de Vinil do Rio de Janeiro (The Rio de Janeiro Vinyl Fair) returns to city today for its 12th edition.

From 11:30AM – 8PM at Instituto Bennett in Flamengo the fair will once host exhibitors and vendors from across Brazil selling LPs, EPs, CDs, accessories including turntables, merchandise including t-shirts and much more.

Beginning at 11:40 AM, fourteen DJs currated by Marcello MB Groove from Vinil é Arte will spin approximately thirty-minute sets each until 8PM.

DJs taking to the decks include, American Tee Cardaci at 12:15PM, São Paulo native DJ Nuts at 4PM, and American DJ John Charalambides at 4:35PM.

Entrance to the event is one kilogram of non-perishable food.


Babilônia Feira Hype (Leblon)
The Babilônia Feira Hype continues today to showcase the best of new designers today at Clube Monte Líbano in Leblon.
Clube Monte Líbano – 2PM to 10PM
Avenida Borges de Medeiros 701, Leblon
Entrance: R$10

Curta Cinema 2014
The Curta Cinema 2014 festvial continues today with free screenings of over 250 short films from 31 countries. The screenings are taking place throughout the city in venues including Estação Botafogo, Centro Cultural Justiça Federal (CCJF), Cinemaison and Escola de Artes Visuais do Parque Lage. See the site for more information about the festival and today’s screenings. Curta Cinema 2014 will run through November 12th.
Various Venues – Various screening times
Entrance: Free

The Rio de Janeiro Vinyl Fair (Gávea)
The Vinyl Fair returns to the city today for its 12th edition and will run from 11:30AM – 8PM at Instituto Bennett in Flamengo. Fourteen DJs will spin live throughout the event.
Instituto Bennett – 11:30AM – 8PM
Rua Marquês de Abrantes, 55, Flamengo– Tel: (21) 3509-1000
Entrance: 1kg of non-perishable food

Panorama Festival 2014 (Centro)
The A Milonga Periférica party will take place at 8:30PM as part of the ongoing 23rd edition of the Panorama Festival.
Panorama Festival 2014 – 8:30PM
See venue for location details.
Entrance: FREE


Duo (Gávea)
End your weekend with house and electro pop at Duo in Gávea’s 00 (Zero Zero). The party begins at 5PM and continues in the chic indoor/outdoor venue until 5AM. Things usually get started on the outdoor deck with DJs Fabiano Pax and Marcia Bertonni and then gradually shifts inside where DJs Mor Rafael Calvente and Dri Toscano usually spin. The weekly event is also known to host special guest DJs.
00 (Zero Zero) – 5PM
Av. Padre Leonel Franca 240, Gávea – Tel: (21) 2540-8041
Entrance: R$30

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Rogê (Lapa)
It’s time to dance as singer-songwriter Rogê returns for his weekly show at Lapa’s Carioca de Gema. The lively up-and-coming performer will present his own compositions as well as covers of works by Jorge, Djavan, and Jorge Benjor, among others.
Carioca da Gema – 9:30PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$23

Roda de Samba, Soccer (Football) and Ballet 2 (Lapa)
Sundays are all about samba and soccer at Lapa’s Leviano bar. Every week beginning at 4PM the venue plays live games on their screens with samba dancers following the matches and the group Ballet 2 playing classics of the genre, including works by Arlindo Cruz, Zeca Pagodinho and João Nogueira, among others.
Leviano – 4PM
Mem de Sá 47, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Entrance: R$10-R$20


Saloon 79 (Botafogo)
Saloon 79 provides a unique environment for drinking, eating and rocking out. The fun indoor decor creates a great vibe and this original rocker bar gets loud at night with live bands. Tonight the bands Folks, Drenna, Coyotes and Vital will play live as part of the Speed Rock party.
Saloon 79 – 6PM
Rua Pinheiro Guimarães 79, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 7544-5151
Entrance: R$10-R$15

Bar Urca (Urca)
If you have never have been to Bar Urca on a Sunday afternoon to drink beers and eat salgados while watching the sunset, you are missing a big part of what it means to be a Carioca. This simple establishment on the bayside has been a hit since 1939.
Bar Urca – 11AM
Rua Cândido Gaffrée 205, Urca – Tel: (21) 2295-8744
Entrance: Free

Gringo Cafe (Ipanema)
The Gringo Cafe brings all things great about America to Ipanema, including beers, food and atmosphere. Go there to enjoy pancakes, real bagels, sliders, and more.
Gringo Cafe – 11AM
Rua Barão da Torre 240 Loja A, Ipanema- Tel: (21) 3813-3972
Entrance: Free

Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana)
The American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and drinks.
Restaurante Mab’s – Monday -Thursday 9AM-3AM, Friday – Saturday 9AM-9AM
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Entrance: Free


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