Samba in São Paulo

Ó do Borogodó

Probably the best spot in town for live samba, chorinho and pagode (popular samba music), uneven floors and cramped space notwithstanding, especially when you combine the serious muscianship on display here with che…
MPB in São Paulo


Hands down one of the best places to see live music in the world, this intimate bar inside the Hotel Fasano recalls pre-war Milan and attracts top jazz and popular Brazilian musicians who normally play far larger ve…
Jazz in São Paulo

Bourbon Street Music Club

One of the top spots for live jazz and blues in Sampa, Bourbon Street has hosted the likes of BB King and Ray Charles. There's also Sunday night salsa.
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Clube Gloria

A church remade into a temple to house and electro music, Glória is inspired by ’80s-style European discos and attracts an upscale-alternative crowd.
Theater in São Paulo

Theatro Municipal

Operas, classical ballets and symphonic music are held in São Paulo’s most ornate theater.
Classical Music in São Paulo

Sala São Paulo

Excellent classical-music venue in refurbished train station Estação Júlio Prestes.
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HSBC Belas Artes

Six screens showing new, high-quality foreign and domestic films.
Stadium in São Paulo

Estádio do Morumbi

Estádio do Morumbi football stadium.
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Features excellent retrospectives.
Football in São Paulo

São Paulo FC