Events for Fairs and Festivals

Introducing the Harmons VIP Lounge Experience at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Craft Lake City is pleased to announce its partnership with Harmons for a luxury VIP experience at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented by Harmons. The Festival offers an elevated experience for Harmons VIP Lounge attendees on its opening night, Friday August 13. The Harmons VIP Lounge provides a shaded and comfortable area to enjoy live music and performances on the SLUG Mag Stage, and attendees for this year's Craft Lake City VIP Lounge will enjoy a musical set by festival headliner Ritt Momney. Tickets for the Harmons VIP Lounge include access to an autograph session with Jack Rutter of Ritt Momney, as well as priority view of the performance.



DIY Workshops at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Join Craft Lake City August 13 – 15 for nine exciting DIY workshop classes happening at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival Presented By Harmons! For the fourth year, craft workshops will be offered on-site during the Festival. Courses include botanical bundle-dyeing, hand-bound leather journals, jewelry-making, coffee-tasting, aromatherapy bath bombs, and more. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from top local makers and take home their own contemporary, handmade DIY projects.

Tickets are now on sale, and spaces are limited! Your workshop ticket includes a single-day entry to the DIY Festival for use on the day of your class (a value of $7 – $13 included in your workshop ticket price!). Tickets are available at https://www.24tix.com/venues/diy-festival-at-the-utah-state

Join us as we celebrate our 13th year of Craft Lake City! The Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival is a three-day, local-centric event held the second weekend of every August. Visitors will enjoy viewing and interacting with over 300 Utah-based artisans and other local creatives, including Google Fiber STEM Building DIY engineers and tinkerers, craft foodies, vintage vendors, Kid Row youth makers and two different stages featuring local performers. Attendees can take a DIY artisan workshop, attend a STEM workshop and view free demonstrations. Kids will enjoy face painting, a bounce house and hands-on craft activities in the Kids’ Area sponsored by Mark Miller Subaru. VIP ticket holders will enjoy access to the air-conditioned Harmons VIP Lounge, where they will experience food prepared by Harmons’ chefs, craft cocktails, DIY Food stations, pairings and more!



Pacific Island Heritage Month at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Join us Saturday, August 14 in celebrating the vibrant Pacific Islander culture with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented By Harmons! Utah is known for its large population of Pacific Islanders, representing over a dozen Pacific Islander communities in our state alone. In 2012, Utah’s governor declared August “Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month.” Craft Lake City is excited to partner with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah (PEAU, a PIK2AR program) to feature food, performances and local artisans from these talented communities. DIY Festival attendees will also enjoy live performances from Pacific Island exhibitors between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on the SLUG Mag stage. 

Tickets to the DIY Festival are now available for purchase on 24tix.com. The Craft Lake City DIY Festival is an event created by locals, for locals, and celebrating all things local. Attendees enjoy interacting with over 300 Utah-based artisans, craft food, vintage vendors, local makers inside the Google Fiber STEM Building, and more!



Pacific Island Heritage Month at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Join us Saturday, August 14 in celebrating the vibrant Pacific Islander culture with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented By Harmons! Utah is known for its large population of Pacific Islanders, representing over a dozen Pacific Islander communities in our state alone. In 2012, Utah’s governor declared August “Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month.” Craft Lake City is excited to partner with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah (PEAU, a PIK2AR program) to feature food, performances and local artisans from these talented communities. DIY Festival attendees will also enjoy live performances from Pacific Island exhibitors between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on the SLUG Mag stage. 

Tickets to the DIY Festival are now available for purchase on 24tix.com. The Craft Lake City DIY Festival is an event created by locals, for locals, and celebrating all things local. Attendees enjoy interacting with over 300 Utah-based artisans, craft food, vintage vendors, local makers inside the Google Fiber STEM Building, and more!



Pacific Island Heritage Month at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Join us Saturday, August 14 in celebrating the vibrant Pacific Islander culture with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented By Harmons! Utah is known for its large population of Pacific Islanders, representing over a dozen Pacific Islander communities in our state alone. In 2012, Utah’s governor declared August “Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month.” Craft Lake City is excited to partner with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah (PEAU, a PIK2AR program) to feature food, performances and local artisans from these talented communities. DIY Festival attendees will also enjoy live performances from Pacific Island exhibitors between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on the SLUG Mag stage. 

Tickets to the DIY Festival are now available for purchase on 24tix.com. The Craft Lake City DIY Festival is an event created by locals, for locals, and celebrating all things local. Attendees enjoy interacting with over 300 Utah-based artisans, craft food, vintage vendors, local makers inside the Google Fiber STEM Building, and more!



Pacific Island Heritage Month at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Join us Saturday, August 14 in celebrating the vibrant Pacific Islander culture with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented By Harmons! Utah is known for its large population of Pacific Islanders, representing over a dozen Pacific Islander communities in our state alone. In 2012, Utah’s governor declared August “Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month.” Craft Lake City is excited to partner with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah (PEAU, a PIK2AR program) to feature food, performances and local artisans from these talented communities. DIY Festival attendees will also enjoy live performances from Pacific Island exhibitors between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on the SLUG Mag stage. 

Tickets to the DIY Festival are now available for purchase on 24tix.com. The Craft Lake City DIY Festival is an event created by locals, for locals, and celebrating all things local. Attendees enjoy interacting with over 300 Utah-based artisans, craft food, vintage vendors, local makers inside the Google Fiber STEM Building, and more!



Pacific Island Heritage Month at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival

Join us Saturday, August 14 in celebrating the vibrant Pacific Islander culture with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah at the 13th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented By Harmons! Utah is known for its large population of Pacific Islanders, representing over a dozen Pacific Islander communities in our state alone. In 2012, Utah’s governor declared August “Utah Pacific Island Heritage Month.” Craft Lake City is excited to partner with Pasifika Enriching Arts of Utah (PEAU, a PIK2AR program) to feature food, performances and local artisans from these talented communities. DIY Festival attendees will also enjoy live performances from Pacific Island exhibitors between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. on the SLUG Mag stage. 

Tickets to the DIY Festival are now available for purchase on 24tix.com. The Craft Lake City DIY Festival is an event created by locals, for locals, and celebrating all things local. Attendees enjoy interacting with over 300 Utah-based artisans, craft food, vintage vendors, local makers inside the Google Fiber STEM Building, and more!



2021 Utah Arts Festival

The festival vibes are back in 2021! This year the Utah Arts Festival (www.uaf.org) will be held on August 27 – 29. Revel in live music from local and national bands, watch a poetry slam, catch a short film, discover new local visual artists, watch the creation of a graffiti mural, and visit our Creative Zone to make your own artistic creation. Then, enjoy local food, adventurous treats and craft beverage vendors. This year the Festival will include almost 100 visual artists, seven performing venues of national and local musicians, dance performers, urban artists and literary artists, plus musical commissions, opera performances, film screenings and culinary arts. And roll up your sleeves to make your own craft projects in the Creative Zone.

New in 2021 is our Friday Soul Party, in collaboration with KRCL. Get your dance on all day with national and local performers, including headliner The Nth Power, Will Baxter Band and more. Other musical headliners on Saturday and Sunday include Las Cafeteras and Jeff Crosby and the Refugees. Buy digital tickets online ahead of time and receive a QR code that can simply be scanned from their phone or paper print out at any of the entrances. There’s no need to wait in line to buy tickets.

Tickets can be purchased ahead of time at uaf.org/tix. Help create the vibes and volunteer at the Festival. Applications are now being accepted for a variety of different positions that help make the Utah Arts Festival a success. Apply at uaf.org/volunteers The Utah Arts Festival will be held August 27th through 29th at Library Square in Salt Lake City. Grab your friends and go!



2021 Utah Arts Festival

The festival vibes are back in 2021! This year the Utah Arts Festival (www.uaf.org) will be held on August 27 – 29. Revel in live music from local and national bands, watch a poetry slam, catch a short film, discover new local visual artists, watch the creation of a graffiti mural, and visit our Creative Zone to make your own artistic creation. Then, enjoy local food, adventurous treats and craft beverage vendors. This year the Festival will include almost 100 visual artists, seven performing venues of national and local musicians, dance performers, urban artists and literary artists, plus musical commissions, opera performances, film screenings and culinary arts. And roll up your sleeves to make your own craft projects in the Creative Zone.

New in 2021 is our Friday Soul Party, in collaboration with KRCL. Get your dance on all day with national and local performers, including headliner The Nth Power, Will Baxter Band and more. Other musical headliners on Saturday and Sunday include Las Cafeteras and Jeff Crosby and the Refugees. Buy digital tickets online ahead of time and receive a QR code that can simply be scanned from their phone or paper print out at any of the entrances. There’s no need to wait in line to buy tickets.

Tickets can be purchased ahead of time at uaf.org/tix. Help create the vibes and volunteer at the Festival. Applications are now being accepted for a variety of different positions that help make the Utah Arts Festival a success. Apply at uaf.org/volunteers The Utah Arts Festival will be held August 27th through 29th at Library Square in Salt Lake City. Grab your friends and go!



2021 Utah Arts Festival

The festival vibes are back in 2021! This year the Utah Arts Festival (www.uaf.org) will be held on August 27 – 29. Revel in live music from local and national bands, watch a poetry slam, catch a short film, discover new local visual artists, watch the creation of a graffiti mural, and visit our Creative Zone to make your own artistic creation. Then, enjoy local food, adventurous treats and craft beverage vendors. This year the Festival will include almost 100 visual artists, seven performing venues of national and local musicians, dance performers, urban artists and literary artists, plus musical commissions, opera performances, film screenings and culinary arts. And roll up your sleeves to make your own craft projects in the Creative Zone.

New in 2021 is our Friday Soul Party, in collaboration with KRCL. Get your dance on all day with national and local performers, including headliner The Nth Power, Will Baxter Band and more. Other musical headliners on Saturday and Sunday include Las Cafeteras and Jeff Crosby and the Refugees. Buy digital tickets online ahead of time and receive a QR code that can simply be scanned from their phone or paper print out at any of the entrances. There’s no need to wait in line to buy tickets.

Tickets can be purchased ahead of time at uaf.org/tix. Help create the vibes and volunteer at the Festival. Applications are now being accepted for a variety of different positions that help make the Utah Arts Festival a success. Apply at uaf.org/volunteers The Utah Arts Festival will be held August 27th through 29th at Library Square in Salt Lake City. Grab your friends and go!