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Friday Latin Caribbean Nights

Join us for a fun filled hot n spicy night Latin & Caribbean party and dance the night away!



 Friday 22 December 2023
 Friday 12 January 2024
 Friday 26 January 2024

We strive to maintain a consistent schedule every two weeks. However, occasionally, due to significant events & competitions that our teachers participate in, there may be adjustments.


 Doors Open 9:15pm
 Social Dancing Starts 9:30pm
 Finishing Time 12:00am

Social Dance Party Nights:

Come down, drink and have a dance! It's the most popular Salsa & Latin Dance event. Anyone can come, this night is for everybody at all levels, dancers and non-dancers. It's Not just Salsa either, there is all styles which include, Cha, Bachata, Merengue & Kizomba. Please do support the night by joining Dance Classes at Salsa Latina to help keep this a Free dance night

- Free Entry.
- BYO Drinks welcome
(bring a cup/glass) Yes you may bring your own Alcohol

- Everyone Welcome - including Non-dancers

DJ Reuben from Salsa Latina (DjR) playing best Latin mixes around, with 2 decades of experience in organising these kinds of events. In-fact One of the few in New Zealand who has been running regular non-stop events since 2003 for the Latin dance scene in Christchurch.

Update 14-10-23

From November 2023, we are planning to consolidate all dance styles, such as Kizomba, Bachata, and Salsa, into studio#1 only.
During the trial period at studio#2, we noticed varying attendance for Kizomba. Therefore, it seems more practical to centralise all dance activities in a single space. The dance floor will dictate how many songs will be played for each style.


• Is there any Dance Lessons 
Not during social nights, but we do recommend joining our Free  beginner classes during the week at our Studio at Salsa Latina.
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• I'm a beginner dancer, should I come? 
Absolutely!.. its the fastest way to learn when mixing social dancing with regular Salsa classes you'll learn up 10 times faster. It's like practice on steroids!

• Bring my own Drinks?
Yes - BYO alcohol welcome, but do bring your own glasses & please throw away your own trash to help keep this a free event.

• Drinks Available?

Drinks inc water are available for purchase from reception - Cash / Paywave accepted (when someone present)
Generally this is a BYO Bring-Your-Own drinks night, no Alcohol available for purchase, this is BYO only.

• Can I bring my friends?

Yes everyone is welcome including non-dancers.

• Is it a Latin Night or a Salsa Night? 
This is a Partner dance based Salsa Latin Night not a Reggaeton Latin Night .... Find out the difference >

• How come its Free?

We do this to support & grow the Salsa, Bachata & Kizomba community in Christchurch and New Zealand, our dance Classes help offset the cost of running this Latin Dance Event. So please do support our dance school & Salsa Classes, Bachata Classes Kizomba Classes.


• Do I need a Mask?

No and not recommended for dancing, if you're sick we suggest you stay home.


Salsa Latina: 12 Bath Street

Christchurch, New Zealand.

FREE Entry

Everyone is welcome

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