From May 19 to 23, once again, Latin sounds will be taking over Montreal. In order to offer our readers a chance to enjoy the Montreal Salsa Convention, Montreall.com will be offering a pair of tickets to a lucky winner! Keep reading to find out how.
The Montreal Salsa Convention is the annual rendez-vous of salsa addicts and aficionados. This year, the Complexe Desjardins and Hyatt Hotel will turn into a hot spot where international amateur and professional dancers will converge with the sole objective to dance it away. Over the 5 day festival,there will be workshops led by renowned instructors, nightly dance performances showcasing local and international talent, and of course awesome parties.
If you can only attend one event, don’t miss the Saturday night gala. This special night is unique: until 4:00am, there will different music rooms available where you will be able to dance according to your mood: Salsa, Bachata, Kizomba, and Hustle Swing.
Don’t worry, if you’re new to this variety of dance style and the only Latin artist who comes to mind is Marc Anthony, you are welcome to join the party as well. Don’t be intimidated by the international selection of dancers who will lead the workshops and grace the stage. The Montreal salsa scene is very welcoming and takes advantage of these yearly events to allow the curious crowd to experience the warmth of this friendly group. A selection of free events during the course of the convention will allow the undecided to wet their feet. While you might go in with a limited knowledge about salsa, you will leave blown away by the talent you will witness and surely enthused by the wonderful encounters you will make.
On the other hand, if you are more familiar with the scene, you already know that it will be a unique occasion to swap techniques with seasoned dancers outside of your usual circle and an unequaled opportunity to soak in the flavours of top-notch instructors. You can consult the official schedule and line up of instructors by visiting the Montreal Salsa Convention website. Until then, put your best dancing foot forward and be ready to experience salsa fever at its best.
HOW TO WIN 2 TICKETS TO THE MONTREAL SALSA CONVENTION: Check out our Instagram page. Follow us and tag a friend in our photo of the salsa convention! Good luck!