This three-day community dance festival is co-produced by Toronto-based dance artists Kate Nankervis and Katya Kuznetsova. The event is made possible through the Toronto Arts Council Animating Toronto Parks grant. The festival is part of Arts in the Parks programming and will take place in Amos Waites Park in Mimico by the Lake on June 21-23, 2019.  Local dance artists will lead dance workshops in diverse styles, including Swing, Salsa, Kizomba, Contemporary, Street Dance, and more! The festival will be FREE and open to all levels, ages and abilities.

Festival artists include Afro Latino (Kizomba), Kate Nankervis (Creative Dance), MixMix Collective (Voguing, Waacking and Hip Hop), Katya Kuznetsova (Partner Dance 101), Yordan GM (Cuban Salsa), Dailyn Martinez (Reggaeton), Balfolk Toronto (Social Folk Dance) and more! Detailed workshop schedule and artist bios link is coming soon!

We thank our community partner Sidenote Cafe for their warm support. If you’d like to join in as a community partner, please email

We are looking for volunteers! All sound equipment for the festival will be pedal powered by Tune Your Ride, and we are looking for volunteers who like to pedal! If you’d like to volunteer, please email