Published: Apr 20, 2012 12:42 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Get your dancing shoes ready!  Your salsa dancing shoes!  A three-day Latin dance event kicks off in Fort Myers this weekend, April 20-22.  You can see professional dancers from around the world perform, and learn a few steps yourself during Latin Dance bootcamp.

It all gets started Friday, April 20th with Latin Music Walk in the Fort Myers River District.  Enjoy the joy and passion of the Latin dancing beginning at 7:00.  Then, you can check out the Welcome Party at the Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center at 10:00 pm.

On Saturday, April 21st you'll be able to try out your own skills during a 3-hour bootcamp at the Harborside Event Center.  Saturday's events get started at 9:00 am.  It all wraps up with the Gala at 8:00 pm, where you can see professional Latin dancers put on a show.  The performance was designed and coordinated by Nery Garcia and Giana Montoya of Elegant Rumba Dance Company, based in Fort Myers.

For more information and a detailed schedule, go to