SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — The streets of Utah are becoming more colorful, and it has nothing to do with the blooming flowers.
New murals are popping up on buildings, all thanks to best friends who are helping propel the growth of the art form.
On a perfect spring evening, over 3,500 people stroll along the small streets in the Creative Industry Zone of South Salt Lake to enjoy food, music, and 10 new murals during Mural Fest 2022. With the new 10, the total number is 45 murals.
SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah (KUTV) — Ten new murals in South Salt Lake were featured for Mural Fest 2022.
The fifth annual event on Saturday also involved food trucks and live entertainment.
South Salt Lake’s Mural Fest is an international-artist-known attraction that started back in 2018. This year, 13 artists, both local and international, made their way to what’s known as the creative industries zone to create their vibrant pieces.
Lesly Allen, festival organizer and arts council director for the area, said these murals bring pride to the community.