Produced by the Salt Lake City Arts Council, the Living Traditions Festival is a Free three-day multicultural festival celebrating the traditional music, dance, crafts and foods of Salt Lake City’s contemporary ethnic communities. Admission is free for all event attendees, which brings together over 90 cultures that have made Salt Lake City their home.
Living Traditions will be held on Friday May 17thfrom 5 to 10pm; Saturday May 18 from noon to 10pm and Sunday May 19 from noon to 7pm
Local ethnic artists, craftspeople, dancers, musicians and chefs provide the framework for the Festival. They teach attendees about the traditions, techniques, styles, and materials used in the respective art forms, many of which are centuries old, that have been passed down generation to generation. Information on all the participants can be found online at http://livingtraditionsfestival.com/#