Pub in Lima

De Rompe y Raja

Near La Candelaria, a recommended criollo performance space.
Live Music in Lima

Ekeko Bar

From Monday-night poetry readings to local cover bands, this ragged two-story spot has it all. When popular acts are playing, expect to pay a cover (about S10).
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El Circuito Mágico del Agua

This indulgent series of illuminated fountains is so over-the-top it can’t help but induce stupefaction among even the most hardened traveling cynic. A dozen different fountains – all splendiferously illuminated – a…
Sports Bar in Lima

El Estadio Fútbol Club

Another good evening place, this soccer-fanatic hangout is an old-timey spot.
Live Music in Lima

El Dragón

With live music or DJs, this popular venue draws a diverse crowd for Latin rock, tropicalismo, soul and funk.
Live Music in Lima

Cocodrilo Verde

With great bands that range from popular music to jazz and bossa nova, this hip lounge is good for a night out.
Cinema in Lima

El Cinematógrafo

For esoteric and alternative films.
Stadium in Lima

Estadio Nacional

Fútbol is the national obsession, and Peru’s Estadio Nacional, off cuadras 7 to 9 of Paseo de la República, is the venue for the most important matches and other events. Teleticket has listings and sales.
Horse Racing in Lima

Jockey Club of Peru

Located at the junction of the Panamericana Sur and Av Javier Prado, the horse track has races three to four days a week.
Traditional Music in Lima

La Candelaria

In Barranco, a show that incorporates both folklórica and criollo music and dancing.