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Food Bikes Festival returns to Rio this weekend

The third edition of the Food Bikes Festival will take place in Rio de Janeiro this weekend.

Barra De Tijuca.
Barra De Tijuca. Image by Barrazine Da Barra

From 20-23 August, the festival will showcase chefs who will ‘pedal’ their gourmet creations on bicycles at Rio Design Gourmet in Barra de Tijuca. Twelve vendors will offer new spins on traditional food, such as pizza cones, in addition to drinks, desserts and more. The event runs Thursday through Saturday from 10am to 11pm and on Sunday from 10am to 10pm. Read more: riotimesonline.com