Baile da Graça is for all those who swear by ballroom dancing. Held at the Passeio Público Dance, it features contemporary Latin numbers that set the mood for a great time. During the intervals the in house DJ and the Band Pearl take over. A must for couples looking for something fun on a date or for people who simply love to dance. Baile da Graça begins at 6.00 pm. For details, please check the website.
This is one of the best places in the world to be on New Year's Eve (otherwise known as "Reveillon"). There will be three stages set up along the beach, keeping the music and dancing going all night. Of course, there will also be a dazzling fireworks display at midnight.
After 1990s alt-rock monster Nirvana disbanded, Dave Grohl (the band's drummer) decided to strike out on a solo career. For the first studio release by this Grohl-helmed band dubbed the Foo Fighters, Grohl played all the instruments himself and laid down all the vocals, too. Slowly over time the Foo Fighters solidified until it became a complete rock group capable of dishing out some potent rock n' roll songs.