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Univision Canada and Mariposa Cruises present The Salsa in Toronto Festival Cruise Nights July 2-9

A popular fixture in Toronto's harbour, Mariposa Cruises kicks off this year's Salsa in Toronto Festival Week with three vivacious nights of salsa in an unparalleled waterfront setting. In partnership with Canada's hottest Latin-themed festivalSalsa in Toronto Cruise Nights offer guests the opportunity to take salsa lessons from and enjoy performances by the prestigious Los Salsomanos, all while savouring Latino street-style cuisine and sailing by Toronto's gorgeous skyline at sunset. One of Toronto's original salsa dance companies, Los Salsomanos will teach guests the basics or help them brush up on their moves. Music will be provided by DJ Jimmy Sauve (Thursday nights) and DJ Gio (Wednesday night), setting the mood with exclusively Latin tunes. The Salsa in Toronto Festival is a week-long celebration of Latin music, dance, food and culture! The biggest fiesta north of the border, the festival takes place from July 2-9, 2015. The festivities feature events throughout the city including a series of Latin dance and art exhibitions, Salsa in Toronto Cruise Nights, and sizzling dance parties all capped off with the main event, the 11th Annual Salsa on St. Clair Street Festival. For more information, visit: www.salsaintoronto.com or www.mariposacruises.com