Salaam Performing Arts Festival Sept 2, 2017

15th free family-oriented multi-ethnic performing arts festival in partnership with SLC Downtown Farmers Market world class performers to foster goodwill.

Salt Lake City, UT, August 19, 2017 --( ‘A Celebration of Cultural Diversity’ 15th Festival Sponsored by Salaam

September 2, 2017 at Pioneer Park, 350 S 300 West, Salt Lake City, Utah 10:00am-2:30pm

In partnership with the Downtown Farmers Market, Salaam – a Utah nonprofit 501C3 serving refugees in Salt Lake County - will be staging its 15th annual free family- oriented festival ‘A Celebration of Cultural Diversity’ promoting goodwill through sharing of multiethnic world class performing arts – Salt Lake Saints Jazz, Diviya School of Dancers from India, Kenshin Taiko Japanese Drummers, Sol de Jalisco Mariachi, Eastern Arts performing Central Asian Dances, and Rinceoiri Don Spraoi Irish Dancers, Best of Africa Rwanda & Burundi, and Kausachan Peru Dancers.

The festival takes place on Saturday September 2, 2017, in cooperation with the Downtown Farmers Market at the Pioneer Park south side, 350 S. 300 West, in Salt Lake City from 10am till 2;30pm.

This year’s highlights include:

Salt Lake County Attorney General Sim Gill keynote speaker at 12Noon.
Vendors from local refugee communities and other nonprofits.

The festival is funded by Salt Lake County Zoo Arts and Parks, Salt Lake City Arts Council, Salt Lake City Arts Events and Culture, and Utah Division of Arts and Museums.

More information is available by visiting and by contacting Ghulam Hasnain at 801-671-6709 or email

Ghulam Hasnain
Salt Lake American
(801) 671-6709
Salt Lake American
Ghulam Hasnain