Five Ways to Celebrate ‘Réveillon’ (New Year’s Eve) in Rio

From fireworks to live concerts, today’s featured post gives you five different ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve, or ‘Réveillon’, in Rio.  Party for twelve hours surrounded by pieces of modern art.  Or settle in for an evening of disco and fireworks in a resort atmosphere.  No matter your budget or celebration style, there’s a great option for you to bring in the New Year!

FIVE GREAT PLACES TO CELEBRATE NEW YEARS EVE IN RIO DE JANEIRO

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Women of the World Festival This Weekend

Rio’s Porte Maravilha will host the Women of the World Festival this weekend through Sunday, offering 150 free activities that are open to the public.  Attendees can expect to celebrate ‘the diversity of the feminine experience’ alongside national and international guests from areas such as business, the arts, and activism:

WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL DEBUTS IN BRAZIL AT RIO’S PORTE MARAVILHA

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Árvore de Natal da Lagoa…is Coming to Town!

We don’t know about Santa Claus, but Árvore de Natal da Lagoa is coming to town!  After a two-year absence (due to a lack of funding) the famous Lagoa Christmas Tree will return to Rio on December 1st.  The tree has a new sponsor (Petrobras) and will be celebrated with music and a fireworks show:

AFTER TWO YEAR ABSENCE, RIO’S LAGOA CHRISTMAS TREE RETURNS

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