For the Love of Bachata Dance Etiquette 

Listen to your partner – dance is a conversation

Invite someone to dance by Extending a hand and asking politely

Bathe before Attending – be aware of your body odor, breath, and general hygiene

Be inclusive and Don’t discriminate

Always know your limits and drink responsibly

Sweating is Normal; bring extra shirts and deodorant – your partners will thank you

Protect the Dance environment; if you see something, say something

Be aware of your partner’s comfort and don’t Force a close hold

Dance floors can fill up quickly, respect the Other couples and their use of the space

Leave your drinks on the sidelines and keep the dance floor clean

Dance at the Level of your partner

Respect the DJs, the Organizer, and the dancers

We were all beginners; pay it forward