Gay bars, clubs, saunas and events in Sao Paulo

Gay bars and cafes

Oscar Cafe
Rua Oscar Freire, 727 - Jardim Paulista Map
Some bistro, some cafe. Perfect stop for those who are shopping at the glamorous and expensive Oscar Freire street. [...]
mon-sat 10:00–00:00, sun 10:00–22:00
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Dance

Blue Space
Rua Brigadeiro Galvão 723, Barra Funda Map
Blue Space is one of the largest gay nightclubs in São Paulo and located in a huge colonial blue house in an old industrial neighborhood. [...]
sat 23:00–06:00, sun 20:00–01:00
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Bubu Lounge - Bubu Lounge
Rua dos Pinheiros, 791 Map
Big gay bar and club, with lounge, VIP room and dance floor. Especially popular on Friday with a young gay crowd.
wed 00:00–06:00, fri-sat 00:00–06:00
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Cantho
Largo do Arouche, 32 Map
older clientele
mon 00:00–08:00, thu 19:00–00:00, fri-sat 11:00–07:00, sun 18:00–23:30
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Flex Club
Av. Marques de Sao Vicente Map
Big gay club in Sao Paulo. Quite popular.
fri-sat 
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Vermont Itaim
Rua Pedroso Alvarenga, 1.192 - Itaim Bibi. Phone: (11) 3707.7721 / Map
A mix of a bar and a club which also brings a mixed of boys and girls around their 30s. [...]
mon-thu 06:00–00:00, fri-sat 08:00–00:00, sun 10:00–00:00
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Gay sauna

Chilli Pepper Single Hotel
Largo do Arouche 610, 01210-01, São Paulo Map
This establishment is a 24/7 sauna with the added bonus of being a hotel. With 100 single rooms, 2 presidential suites and 2 comfort suites. [...]
mon-sun 24h
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Thermas Lagoa gay sauna
R. Borges Lagoa, 287 - Vila Mariana Map
Popular gay sauna
mon-thu 14:00–00:00, fri 14:00–02:00, sat 14:00–01:00, sun 14:00–00:00
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Cruise bars and clubs

Upgrade Club
Rua Santa Isabel 198 Map
Gay cruise club, with modern design
tue-thu 18:00–23:30, fri-sat 21:00–05:00, sun 17:00–23:30
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Dance parties

ABC Bailao
Rua Marquês de Itu, 182 - República Map
Gay party for 50+ and there admirers. Very traditional.
thu 21:00–03:00, fri-sat 23:00–06:00, sun 21:00–03:00
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Lions Night Club
Avenida Brigadeiro Luis Antonio 277 - 1º andar Map
The main night for this venue is Friday night. It is a gay bar with a party atmosphere. [...]
thu-sun 23:30–06:00
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The Week
Rua Guaicurus, 324 - Lapa Map
The biggest gay dance club in South America with two dance floors and huge open air area with pool. [...]
sat 23:59– late
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Cruise parties

Wild Thermas Club
Rua Dr Veiga Filho,802, Higienópolis Map
Gay play party. It happens regularly five times a month on scheduled dates - Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays (Check club site for dates and hours)- however Friday is the best day.
mon-thu 14:00–23:00, fri 14:00–05:00, sat-sun 14:00–23:00
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Gayfriendly places

D-Edge
Alameda Olga, 170, Barra Funda, São Paulo - SP Map
D-Edge is a very modern and high-tech club. It's internationally reconized as one of the best clubs in the world for its line-up and visual concept. [...]
mon 23:00–07:00, thu-sat 23:00–07:00
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Gay events

Gay Pride Sao Paulo - various locations
São Paulo LGBT Pride Parade (Portuguese: Parada do Orgulho LGBT de São Paulo) is an annual gay pride parade that has taken place in Avenida Paulista, in the city of São Paulo, Brazil. [...]
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