Mario Lopez and daughter Gia adorably show off Cha Cha Slide moves at school dance

Mario Lopez enjoyed a special date night over the weekend! The 44-year-old accompanied his daughter Gia to a father-daughter dance on Saturday, February 24. The Extra host took to social media to share a video of himself and his seven-year-old little girl tearing up the dance floor. Alongside an Instagram video, he wrote: "Cha Cha slide... #Gigi #Pops #DaddyDaughterDance." The clip shows the Saved by the Bell alum dressed up in a suit holding on to Gia's hand during a portion of the Cha Cha Slide.


mario-lopez-gigi-danceVIEW GALLERY Mario attended the father-daughter dance with his little girl Gia Photo: Instagram/@mariolopezextra

Gia complemented her dad's style perfectly in an adorable cream dress. Before hitting the dance-floor, Mario shared photos with his firstborn before making their way to the dance. The television personality posted a shot of himself and his daughter holding hands prior to the event, in addition to a solo shot of Gia, which he captioned: "Daddy-Daughter Dance round 2!" On Twitter he noted, "My beautiful date..."

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Mario, who is also a father to four-year-old son Dominic, wasn't the only member of his family documenting the heartwarming outing. The TV host's wife Courtney also shared a picture on her Instagram of the sweet pair writing: "Father/Daughter dance take 2! This night melts my heart! ❤️👨👧."


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Last year, Mario attended his first dance with Gia and documented the night on his family's YouTube channel. In the video, the Mexican actor opened up about making memories with his daughter saying: "The most important thing to me, what makes tonight so special, is that it's just a date with my daughter and I."

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He added. "I think it's important to have those special moments with each individual kid and with your wife and that one on one time is important to connect and hopefully we will create memories that will be special for her later on."

lopez-family-knotts-berry-farmVIEW GALLERY Mario and his wife are also parents to four-year-old son Dominic Photo: Instagram/@mariolopezextra

The weekend wasn't just for Gia and Mario. The entire Lopez clan spent some quality time in the sun with Snoopy during a trip to the Knott's Berry Farm amusement park. The father-of-two shared a snapshot of his family posing with the Peanuts character during their outing. Attached to the picture, he penned: "Fun day hangin with Snoop @KnottsBerryFarm... Btw the music they bump at the theme park is dope! #TheLopezFamily #Knotts #80sJams#ICantMessWithCoastersAnymore."

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