On the Visite São Paulo blog you will find things to do in the city, with ideas for outings, the best cultural programs, theaters, museums, shows, exhibits, and fun for today, tomorrow and the weekend, for kids and adults, for a fee or free of charge and much more. After all, São Paulo is All Good!
EXHIBIT: RENATO RUSSO
Photo: Marcos Prado Azul Press/Renato Russo Collection
“Renato Russo” pays homage to one of the biggest icons in Brazilian music and is the fourth exhibit totally created and idealized by the museum. It is curated by André Sturm – the former director of the MIS – with art direction by Ateliê Marko Brajovic. The exhibit, which is made exclusively from Renato Russo’s own collection, features personal objects, garments, photos, manuscripts, musical instruments, school documents, drawings and fan letters, as well as awards, fanzines, pamphlets and miscellaneous printed materials spanning the musician’s entire trajectory.
MIS – Museum of Image and Sound
Av. Europa, 158 – Jardim Europa
Until January 28, 2018
Time: Tuesday to Saturday, from 10 AM to 9 PM; Sundays and holidays, from 9 AM to 7 PM. The ticket office opens 30 minutes before visiting hours and the exhibit remains open until 1 hour after close
Tickets at the ticket office: R$ 12 (full) / R$ 6 (half)
Tickets online: R$ 30 (full) / R$ 15 (half) at Ingresso Rápido – Check available dates and times. Tickets are for an appointed time, every hour on the hour
Tuesdays: entry is free
Source: MIS – Museum of Image and Sound.
FESTIVAL: SÃO PAULO JAZZ FESTIVAL
The São Paulo Jazz Festival is a long-term cultural and tourism project for the city. The festival is directly inspired by successful editions of music festivals held annually for decades in cities in Europe and the USA, promoting national and international names in music in major shows.
Ao Vivo Music Bar / Unibes Cultural
November 23 to 26, 2017
Tickets: Available in the Eventbrite website
Complete schedule available in November/2017 on the event website.
SHOW: BRUNO & MARRONE
With an unmistakable style, vocal quality and unique repertoire, the pair is established as one of the country’s most popular acts. Having recorded 21 albums, 7 DVDs and a few collections, with over 16 million copies sold and more than 150 shows per year in every region of Brazil, Bruno & Marrone will be playing at Villa Country.
Av. Francisco Matarazzo, 774 – Água Branca
November 10, 2017
Opening: 8 PM
Tickets: Starting at R$ 70 at Ticket360
Source: Villa Country.
CHAMPIONSHIP: ROLLING STONE MUSIC & RUN
Rolling Stone Brazil magazine is holding the 6th ROLLING STONE MUSIC & RUN – SP, with a 5K and 10K race, a 3K walk, two EXCLUSIVE SHOWS from the WARRIORS, playing Rock classics, and all the energy of the TITÃS, who will play their biggest hits. There will also be an OPEN BAR with beer right after the races.
Sambódromo do Anhembi
Av. Olavo Fontoura, 1.209
November 25, 2017
Arena opens: 6 PM
Source: Official event website.
MUSICAL: RIO MAIS BRASIL, O NOSSO MUSICAL
The musical takes place behind the scenes of the making of a film, loosely inspired by Darcy Ribeiro’s “O Povo Brasileiro.” Created by Gustavo Nunes, directed by Ulysses Cruz and written by Renata Mizrahi, the musical shows a country full of musicality and contrasts. The Brazilian people are the protagonists, with their plurality, complexity and syncretism, free of stereotypes.
Teatro Frei Caneca
Rua Frei Caneca, 569 – Shopping Frei Caneca, 7º Andar
November 3 to 26, 2017
Sessions: Fridays and Saturdays at 9 PM and Sundays at 7 PM
Tickets: Starting at R$ 25 on Ingresso Rápido
Source: Teatro Frei Caneca.
SHOW: ROUPA NOVA
A Brazilian music phenom, the band has an over thirty-year-long career, dozens of hits, a schedule full of non-stop packed shows across Brazil and one of the original members in the line-up.
Citibank Hall São Paulo
Av. das Nações Unidas, 17.955 – Vila Almeida
November 17 and 18, 2017
Time: 10:30 PM
Tickets: Starting at R$ 50 on Tickets for Fun
Source: Tickets for Fun.
EVENT: DUAS RODAS MOTOR SHOW
The event is established as the largest in the sector in all of Latin America, bringing together all of the two-wheel loving tribes and major decision-makers who accelerate business in the market. The Duas Rodas Motor Show is a reference for those that want to get an up-close look at the latest and best in motorcycles, accessories and equipment that will be on the streets soon, see truly futuristic machines, enjoy test rides and be entertained with amazing attractions.
São Paulo Expo Exhibition & Convention Center
Rodovia dos Imigrantes, Km 1,5
November 14 to 19, 2017
Time: Tuesday to Saturday, from 2 PM to 10 PM (entry open until 9 PM); Sunday, from 11 AM to 7 PM (entry open until 5 PM)
Tickets: See the official website for all conditions
Source: Official event website.
8 NEW PLACES IN BIXIGA YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW
There are those who say that Bixiga is becoming the new “it neighborhood” of São Paulo – for good or bad, as is usually the case. The fact is that for some time the region has attracted new cultural, gastronomic and artistic undertakings that have kicked off this current buzz. There is the Escadaria do Jazz, Mundo Pensante and Samba do Grupo Madeira de Lei happening every Friday in front of the Achiropita church.