Top Latin Dance Clubs In Las Vegas

November 28, 2013 4:00 AM

Salsa, merengue and cumbia are a few types of Latin dance styles. Latin dance has grown in popularity due to being featured on shows like “So You Think You Can Dance” and “Dancing With The Stars.” The social dance style is not only a great way to meet people, but it can also whip you into shape. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, Las Vegas has a Latin dance scene that includes nightclubs, shows and Latin dance groups for any level of experience.The Salsa Las Vegas website is a great resource for anyone interested in the Latin dance scene. It has links to dance studios, Latin dance nights and events around Vegas. Here is a short list of places to visit for your next Latin dance night out.

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The Mayan Club Las Vegas
2797 S. Maryland Parkway
Las Vegas, NV 89109
(702) 425-0313

The Mayan Club is one of the few dedicated Latin night clubs in Las Vegas. While Latin music is the focus of the club, Latin dance enthusiasts should head over on Saturday nights for “Famous Latin Nights.” Enjoy dancing to the best salsa, merengue, bachata and rock en Español music in Las Vegas. Bottle service and table reservations are available. The Mayan Club was named on the Las Vegas Review Journal’s Best of Las Vegas for 2012. Check out the Mayan Club’s Facebook page for a schedule of entertainment and special events.

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Artisan Hotel
1501 W. Sahara Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 214-4000

The Artisan is a boutique hotel located just off the Las Vegas Strip. Locals and visitors alike are drawn to the Artisan’s wide range of entertainment, including the Latin music-inspired “Cuban Night.” Every Wednesday, the Artisan DJs spin the best of Latin dance music combined with top 40 hits. Bottle service and table reservations are available along with hookah tables on the lounge patio. 

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Firefly Paradise
3824 Paradise Road
Las Vegas, NV 89169

Firefly on Paradise is one of the hottest tapas restaurants in Las Vegas. Every Friday night, Firefly combines its famous house-made sangria with Latin dance and music for “Firefly Latin Nights.” There is no cover and table reservations are available. Come early for dinner or stay when the party starts at 10:30 p.m.

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Havana Grill
8878 S. Eastern Ave., Suite 100 
Las Vegas, NV 89123

The Havana Grill is the sister restaurant to the famous Florida Cafe, located in downtown Las Vegas. It delivers fabulous Cuban cuisine in an upscale atmosphere by day and hot Latin music by night. Visit Havana Grill Fridays and Saturdays to hear the hottest Latin musicians kick up Havana rumba and Latin music. Live entertainment starts at 10 p.m. and entry is free.

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Noches Caliente
Gold Coast Showroom
4000 W. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89103

Every Saturday night, Noches Caliente takes over the Gold Coast Showroom. The Latin dance-themed evening features one of two bands: The Latin All Stars Orchestra or Latin Breeze. Between sets, a DJ spins combinations of merengue, bachata and cumbia music and dancers of all skill levels are welcome. The cover charge is $10 and includes one drink. Doors open at 10:30 p.m. and seating is first come, first served. 

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Christa Emmer is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in broadcast journalism. She has experience as a news writer, editor and producer in television news. Christa has been a Las Vegas resident for more than 20 years. Follow her on twitter @ChristaEmmer. Her work can be found at