Entertainment

Live Music in Botafogo & Urca

Terra Brasilis

Just beside Praia Vermelha, Terra Brasilis has gorgeous views of Pão de Açúcar looming overhead. Jazzy Música Popular Brasileira (MPB) bands play from about 8pm on weeknights (and at 1pm on weekends), making for a d…
Live Music in Botafogo & Urca

Olho da Rua

This multifunctional space hosts a wide range of live music, theatrical performances, DJ sets and other cultural and community events such as art exhibitions and yoga classes. In addition to the event space, there i…
Cinema in Botafogo & Urca

Estação Net Rio

This two-screen cinema in Botafogo shows a range of films – Brazilian, foreign, independent and the occasional Hollywood offering. It has a cafe inside, as well as a shop selling used records and books, with a numbe…
Cinema in Botafogo & Urca

Estação Net Botafogo

Just around the corner from the metro, this three-screen theater shows a mix of Brazilian and foreign films. The small cafe on-site is a good place to grab a quick cafezinho (small black coffee) before the movie.
Cinema in Botafogo & Urca

Espaço Itaú

A high-quality six-screen cinema that shows a wide variety of fare. You can linger before or after the film at the cafe, bookstore or various snack counters.