New for 2019 – Salsa at the Festival

More info to come…

This year the Markham Village Music Festival is expanding their musical offerings by showcasing Salsa groups & musicians.

Please check the Entertainment Schedule for their performance times.

Salseros with Attitude

SWA, short for Salseros With Attitude, was established in 2016. The formation process came about as a natural next step after the 3 founding members, Alex Naar, Andres Magno and Jairo Acuña, worked together extensively as a collective of individual musicians in backing one of the city’s top Latin hip hop groups. Since its establishment, SWA has found success establishing itself as one of Toronto’s top Latin Music acts, performing all over the region in different festivals, venues and events.


Los Moralitos

Founded by Richard Morales, the band fusions tropical Latino rhythms using modern sounds. The first official gig was at the 2012 Markham Village Music Festival. The band has original music too and they are continuously experimenting with elements of other genres like pop and rock.  They released a song dedicated to the City of Markham named “City of Friends”, a song dedicated to the City of Markham and the Pan Am Games of Toronto 2015.  collaboration project of Latino artists in the Toronto Greater Area.



Soul2Sole is a dynamic group of dance professionals based in Toronto, Canada. Soul2Sole was Born in 2000 with the mission to share our passion for Latin Dance with the Toronto community.  With more than 15 years of teaching experience and success in instructing our students, Soul2Sole is more excited than ever to continue our journey in inspiring our students on the dance floor.