Fortaleza’s Castelão stadium, 9km south of the center, was completely renovated to seat 67,000 fans for the 2014 World Cup. The city's two top clubs, Ceará (www.cearasc.com) and Fortaleza (www.fortalezaec.net), play…
At the top end of Rua Igreja, Maloca is a cultural center that hosts live music, film nights and other events. Its forró (popular music of the Northeast) nights are especially good.
Live band forró (popular music of the Northeast) nights here have a distinct local flavor and are usually thronged with swaying couples on the dance floor.
Hosts Jeri's best samba night from 11pm on Fridays.