For those of you who will be in Rio on Thanksgiving and want to celebrate the holiday with a traditional meal, the American Society of Rio holds it annual Thanksgiving Day feast in the Marriot hotel in Copacabana on Thursday, Nov 24 from 6:30-9pm. There will be roast turkey, ham, roast beef and all the usual goodies including desserts galore. Soft drinks, bottled water and juice are included in the price which is R$ 90 for non members and R$ 25 for children under 11. Kids under 3 are free. Alcoholic beverages will be available at a cash bar.
This event is well attended by the American community in Rio and is open for anyone who wants to celebrate the holiday with a traditional Thanksgiving meal in a festive environment. The Consul usually says a few words, but otherwise speeches are minimal. Check the American Society of Rio web site if interested in attending.