Spots to strut your stuff at around town every week.
A live Cuban band provides the musical backdrop for a night of dancing every day of the week from 8pm (save for Saturdays, when there is a free salsa class from 8pm) at this scribble-adorned nightspot.
Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 346 1111).
Milonga at James & Alex Dance Studios
This Media City studio hosts a milonga party every first and third Wednesday of the month, from 9pm to midnight. Tango instructor Gustavo Arboleda hosts and entry is free.
Concord Tower, Dubai Media City, www.jamesandalex.com (04 447 0773).
Every Tuesday, the Spanish eatery hosts a salsa party with Salsa Dubai, with a free drink for the first 50 dancers to show up and the dance floor opening up from 9.30pm.
Wafi Pyramids, Oud Metha (04 324 4777).