7 New Year’s Eve parties in Rio de Janeiro


Do you already have an idea of where you will spend New Year’s Eve 2016/17?

If not, there’s still time to plan a trip to Brazil and enjoy some of the most exciting New Year’s parties there are.

The country offers a diverse range of parties from North to South and, after the storming success of the Olympic Games, the state of Rio de Janeiro is right up there as one of the most sought after destinations.

Have a look at this list of 7 options for 2016/17 New Year’s Eve parties in Rio de Janeiro:

Castelo de Itaipava, Itaipava

Have you ever considered spending New Year’s Eve in a beautiful, elegant castle? The traditional highland castle in Rio de Janeiro is putting on a buffet, open bar with high quality drinks, firework show, live music, DJs and VJs, video mapping and Kids Play Area. Tickets can be purchased here.


Morro da Urca, Rio de Janeiro

Located in one of the most sought after points of the Wonderful City, at the feet of the Sugar Loaf Mountain, the Morro da Urca will this year see the 21st incarnation of the Réveillon do Morro party. For this year’s line-up, the event’s organizers have already confirmed Bloco Encanta Marisa, Roger, Zedoroque from Baile do Zeh Pretim, Cix & Yasmin, from Fill The Cup, Etto, Londra resident, Mary Lou, WineHAUS and Fabio Tepper. The party will be all inclusive with non-stop food and drink. Tickets can be purchased here.

Museu de Arte Moderna, Rio de Janeiro

The Modern Art Museum (MAM) will see another edition of the Réveillon Cidade Maravilhosa party. The evening will feature a buffet and open bar, whilst confirmed attractions are the group Carrossel de Emoções, the DJ Giordanna Forte and the DJ Gagau Dieckmann. Tickets can be purchased here.

Praia da Tartaruga, Búzios

Tartaruga Beach, in Búzios, will see the first edition of the Woods New Year’s Eve party. The programme features a repertoire of sertanejo, funk and electronic DJs. The party will have a premium open bar, as well as a buffet of finger food, bread, pasta and fruit. Tickets can be purchased here

Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro

The nightclubs Vitrinni Lounge and Pink Elephant, in Barra da Tijuca, will simultaneously be hosting the Réveillon Magique 2017, which will feature an open bar and all-night buffet. Already confirmed for the line-up is the famous MC Marcinho. Tickets can be purchased here.

Praia Brava, Búzios

For the third year running, the Silk New Year’s Eve Party will take place at the Silk Beach Club, on Brava Beach, in Búzios. The programme includes and open bar and all-night buffet. Among the attractions, already confirmed are names such as DJ Malikk. Tickets can be purchased here.

Praia de Geribá, Búzios

Geribá Beach will welcome the first edition of the Uniq Búzios New Year’s Eve Party, which will bring in 2017 at the Uniq Beach Lounge with an open buffet and bar all night long. The party will be a musical mix of Pop and MPB. Tickets can be purchased here.


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