Nightlife & the Arts in São Paulo

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Nightlife Overview
Name Category Location
 
8 Bar
The DJs at this intimate space play electronic,...
Dance Clubs Jardim Paulista
 
Alberta #3
A linchpin of the nightlife revival pulling...
Dance Clubs Centro
 
All Black
Crowded from happy hour on, All Black is an Irish...
Bars, Music Clubs Jardins
 
All of Jazz
People come here to listen quietly to good jazz...
Music Clubs Vila Olimpia
 
Astor
The 1960s and 1970s bohemian-chic decor here...
Bars Vila Madalena
 
Balcão
Balcão means "balcony" in Portuguese, and this...
Bars Jardim Paulista
 
Balé da Cidade
The City Ballet, São Paulo's official dance...
Dance Sao Paulo
 
Ballet Stagium
The ballet performs contemporary works...
Dance Sao Paulo
 
Bar Brahma
First opened in 1948, Bar Brahma used to be the...
Bars, Music Clubs Centro
 
Bar Do Arnesto
More than 500 types of the rumlike liquor...
Bars Vila Olimpia
 
Bar Secreto
Madonna and band members from U2 are former...
Dance Clubs Pinheiros
 
Barnaldo Lucrécia
Live música popular brasileira (MPB, popular...
Bars, Music Clubs Paraiso
 
Blue Space
In a huge colonial blue house in an old...
Bars Barra Funda, agua Branca, and Lapa
 
BottaGallo
Italian-style tapas or bottas, many of them pasta...
Bars Itaim Bibi
 
Bourbon Street
With a name right out of New Orleans, it's no...
Music Clubs Moema
 
Bubu Lounge Disco
Disco balls dangle over the dance floor at gay...
Dance Clubs Pinheiros
 
Buena Vista Club
Here's a good place to take dance classes—on...
Bars Vila Olimpia
 
Café Piu Piu
The café is best-known for its live-rock...
Music Clubs Bela Vista
 
Canto da Ema
At what's widely considered the best place in...
Dance Clubs, Music Clubs Pinheiros
 
Carioca Club
A carioca is a person from Rio de Janeiro, and...
Music Clubs Pinheiros
 
Casa 92
Giving new meaning to the concept house party,...
Dance Clubs Pinheiros
 
Centro Cultural São Paulo
The cultural center intends to become a key venue...
Arts Centers, Concerts, Film, Music Sao Paulo
 
Cidade Jardim Cinemark
The prices are elite but so are the amenities,...
Film Sao Paulo
 
CineSESC
Titles already out of other theaters and...
Film Sao Paulo
 
Cisne Negro
Cisne Negro is an esteemed contemporary dance...
Dance Sao Paulo
 
Credicard Hall
One of the biggest theaters in São Paulo,...
Concerts Sao Paulo
 
D.Edge
Electronic music is the main attraction at this...
Dance Clubs Barra Funda, agua Branca, and Lapa
 
Disco
Big names in electronic music command the...
Dance Clubs Vila Olimpia
 
Dolores Bar
Friday night after midnight is the prime time at...
Dance Clubs Vila Madalena
 
Drosophyla
Your creepy aunt's house filled with bizarre...
Bars Consolacao
 
Empanadas
Most patrons stop at Empanadas for a beer en...
Bars Vila Madalena
 
Espaço Itaú de Cinema, Augusta
Brazilian, European, and other nonblockbuster...
Film Sao Paulo
 
Espaço Itaú de Cinema, Frei Caneca
This theater shows Hollywood, European, and...
Film Sao Paulo
 
Estúdio Emme
With a layout that evokes the Babylon Club from...
Dance Clubs Pinheiros
 
Filial
When it comes to ending the night, Filial is...
Bars Vila Madalena
 
Frangó
A stop at off-the-beaten-path Frangó,...
Bars Freguesia do o
 
Funhouse
Indie rock—live or recorded—is on the musical...
Dance Clubs, Music Clubs Consolacao
 
Gràcia
A flirtatious clientele frequents this hot spot....
Bars, Tapas Bars Vila Madalena
 
Grazie a Dio
The fashionable patrons at this club may vary in...
Bars, Music Clubs Vila Madalena
 
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Kia Ora Pub
Rock and pop cover bands perform at this Down...
Music Clubs Itaim Bibi
 
A Lanterna
Because this venue is a restaurant, a bar, and a...
Dance Clubs Vila Madalena
 
A Lôca
A mixed gay, lesbian, and straight crowd often...
Bars, Dance Clubs Consolacao
 
Madeleine
The riffs heard at Madeleine place it in an...
Music Clubs Vila Madalena
 
Mocidade Alegre
Up to 3,000 people at a time attend rehearsals at...
Dance, Music Sao Paulo
 
Na Mata Café
Close to the northern border of Itaim, Na Mata...
Bars, Music Clubs Itaim Bibi
 
O'Malley's
A self-proclaimed "gringo" hangout, this is a...
Bars, Music Clubs Jardins
 
Pirajá
Pictures of Rio line the walls of Pirajá, known...
Bars Pinheiros
 
Piratininga
The tiny round tables at Piratininga, a small...
Music Clubs Vila Madalena
 
Posto 6
One of four comparable and fashionable bars at...
Bars Vila Madalena
 
Praça das Artes
The center opened in 2012, adding another...
Arts Centers Centro
 
Reserva Cultural
The complex contains four movie theaters, a small...
Film Sao Paulo
 
Rey Castro
Salsa, merengue, zouk, and Latin pop...
Dance Clubs Vila Olimpia
 
Rosas de Ouro
One of the most popular rehearsals takes place at...
Dance, Music Sao Paulo
 
Sala São Paulo
Despite being housed in a magnificent old train...
Concerts, Music, Opera Sao Paulo
 
São Paulo Companhia de Dança
The fine state dance company performs throughout...
Dance Sao Paulo
 
SESC Pompéia
Part of a chain of cultural centers throughout...
Concerts Sao Paulo
 
Show Tickets
This outfit sells tickets to the main concerts...
Tickets Sao Paulo
 
Teatro Alfa
International musicals and ballet, as well as...
Concerts Sao Paulo
 
Teatro da Universidade Católica (TUCA)
The Catholic University theater hosts plays and...
Concerts Sao Paulo
 
Teatro São Pedro
Built in the neoclassical style in 1917, São...
Concerts, Music, Opera Sao Paulo
 
Teta Jazz Bar
Uptempo jazz shows keep the mood perky at snug...
Music Clubs Pinheiros
 
Theatro Municipal
Most serious music, ballet, and opera is...
Concerts Sao Paulo
 
Tickets for Fun
Tickets Sao Paulo
 
UP Club
DJs spin hip-hop and rap, and dancers pack the...
Dance Clubs Vila Madalena
 
Vai-Vai
Founded in 1930, Vai-Vai is one of São Paulo's...
Dance, Music Sao Paulo
 
Veloso
Tables here are as disputed as a parking spot in...
Bars Paraiso
 
Vermont Itaim
A major lesbian hangout in Itaim, this venue...
Bars, Music Clubs Itaim Bibi
 
Via Funchal
Capable of seating more than 3,000 people, Via...
Concerts Sao Paulo
 
Villa Country
This is the place to dance to American country...
Dance Clubs, Music Clubs Barra Funda, agua Branca, and Lapa
 
The Week
Occupying a nearly 6,000-square-meter...
Bars, Dance Clubs Barra Funda, agua Branca, and Lapa

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