Music Tours

Bailes of Madureira: The Charme dance in Rio de Janeiro

Availability: Saturdays
Duration: 5 hours
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Portuguese
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Taste the Afro-Brazilian culture
  • Discover the Rio de Janeiro nightlife
  • Enjoy music, dancing and much more
What to expect

The roots of the Charme Dance came out of the tremendous influence of African-American Soul and Funk music and Afro-Brazilian music. The Bailes of Madureira represent the parties where one can get a taste of the African-Brazilian cultural experience.

Every Saturday the Espaço Cultural Rio Hip-Hop Charme, or Viaduto de Madureira as it’s more commonly known, hosts the most important Charme Dance party in the city. Originating from the Carnival bloco ‘Pagodão Madureira’ created by friends known as Leno, Pedro, Edinho and Xandoca in May 1990, local entertainment businessman Cesar Atáide invited the group to establish Projeto Charme na Rua, a hip hop, soul and R&B party for the neighborhood.E

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What's included
  • Entrance fees
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
What's not included
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Food and drinks
Where
Meeting point:

Pickup is available from most major Hotels in the zones Barra, Centro, Flamengo, Sao Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana or the Cruise Ship Port

What to remember
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Pickup is available from most major Hotels in the zones Barra, Centro, Flamengo, Sao Conrado, Leblon, Ipanema and Copacabana or the Cruise Ship Port
  • During checkout you'll be asked to provide the name and address of your hotel for pickup.
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When
  • Saturdays at 8:00pm
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Unfortunately, we can't offer you a refund nor can we change or cancel your booking for this particular product, due to our partner's policy.

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