Where is Latin Sparks?

Albert Island, 6 Booth Street
5-minute walk from Lebreton Flats
In other words…
5-minute drive from Parliament Hill.
5-minute walk from the Lebreton Bus Station.
7-minute bus ride from the CF Rideau Centre

Click here for directions.

How do I get to the island?

No ferries needed!
Access Albert Island directly from Booth Street.

When is Latin Sparks?

Saturday, June 10th, 2017
9:00 PM – 2:00 AM

Where should I get dropped off and picked up?

The Canadian War Museum is the best location to be
dropped off or picked up by friends, cabs, or Uber drivers.

Is there parking at Latin Sparks?

Yes, limited free parking is available on Middle Street (Victoria Island).
Other parking options include:
Wellington Street, Place de Ville, Place du Portage, and Rue Eddy.

Taking the bus to Latin Sparks Festival

Transitway –
Routes 86, 87, 95, 96 or 97 to Lebreton Station (5-minute walk to Albert Island)


Route 8 to War Museum (1-minute walk to Albert Island)
Plan your trip to Latin Sparks using the OC Transpo.

Click here to plan your trip to Latin Sparks using the OC Transpo.

If I bike to Latin Sparks, where can I lock my bike?

Bike racks are available across the street from the event
At the Canadian War Museum’s Main Entrance.

Is Latin Sparks for experienced dancers only?

NO! This event is for anyone and everyone!

The dance workshop will be tailored to beginners. ALSO, there are 2 dance floors with different styles of music for you to pick your fave beat/rhythm.

What should I wear?

Comfortable Latin Sparks Fabulous

But what if I’m not Latin?

It’s 2017! Even JB has Latin Fever.
Try something new and step out of your comfort zone, you may even like it!

Do I need a dance partner?

Absolutely NOT! At Latin Sparks, we’re a community.
Just ask someone, in a respectful way, and you’ll be sure to be dancing all night.

What if it rains?

We dance in the rain.

©2017 Latin Sparks Festival Ottawa

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