Allan André is a is an Ottawa based artist. He is known for his graphic realist works infused with a deep narrative of colour and emotion. Inspired by his world travels and personal connections he has made along the way, Allan believes that art is the fuel that drives us in all facets of life.
Flavia is an energetic, passionate and hardworking International DJ/MC (the first and only female to DJ an NBA Raptors Game), Singer, Songwriter and Dancer. As a Colombian and French-Canadian, she has fused her flavour into her music. Her recent single "Trumpets (Remix)" is extremely popular in South America.
Sarita Leyva is a renowned contemporary folkloric and popular dancer, educator, and choreographer. She began her dance career at the age of 7 in Holguín, Cuba. Today, Sarita is the Artistic Director of Iré Omó Afro-Cuban Drum and Dance Ensemble and School First Dancer of Iyá Iré Afro-Cuban Ensemble. Sarita is also a faculty member of the School of The Arts, Media & Design at York University.
Sahab Habibi is a phenomenal drummer that began playing music as a child. Over the years he has continued to entertain thousands of audiences at festivals and events all across North America. There is no limit for Sahab and his talent, his style and talents are constantly changing and advancing. Simply put- his horizons are forever broadening.
Marta Elena, is a multi-talented band leader, singer, composer, and percussionist, who proudly honours her Cuban heritage and Afro-Latin roots. She delivers an intoxicating mix of vocals and danceable rhythms in each song. Marta Elena is currently recording a CD, "From Havana to Toronto" with support from the Toronto and Ontario Arts Councils.
Sofia was born in Colombia, Bogotá but moved to Canada at a young age. She currently choreographs and performs for Tropicana Queens Entertainment Company and assists with the international company. She is passionate about teaching couples dances, Ladies Styling and providing her students with the fundamentals of Latin dance, which is confidence and sensuality.
Stefanie's love for dance and ambition led her to great opportunities in the entertainment industry. She has worked with international brands such as: Visa, Sony, MAC Cosmetics and WalMart. She also worked with chart-topping artists like Pitbull, Daddy Yankee, Sean Paul, and many more. You can learn how to dance like Stef during one of her classes at the Underground Dance Centre in Toronto or at the City Centre Dance in Mississauga.
Raffaele is a self-taught dancer with expertise in: popping, locking, house, breakdancing, afro, and dancehall. One of his biggest accomplishments to date was being part of the LifeTime BioPic of the late R&B phenomenon, Aaliyah. Raffaele is also the Founder and Artistic Director of The GETMAD SYNDICATE ( The GMS) which is an urban dance crew and trading program based in Kitchener Ontario.
iFreeStyle.ca is Toronto's first Latin dance company fully dedicated to teaching, performing and promoting Salsa On2. The company was co-founded by Caryl Cuizon and Angus Dirnbeck in 2005. iFreeStyle Dancers and Instructors are professional, fun and creative! But mostly, they are passionate about Latin dance and are eager to ignite the same love in their students.
Everything from dance performers, DJs, Live Bands, Food Trucks and more.
Savoury, salty and sweet - you’ll find it all in our 2019 Food Truck Lineup.
We’re always looking for new food vendors to fuel our guests with delicious Latin street food.
Meet the amazing line up of MCs, instructors and performers you'll have the pleasure of meeting this year!
We’re always looking for new artists to join our family and showcase their talent to thousands of guests.
Decorating the event with beautiful Latin-American inspired art.