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.
SALT LAKE CITY — South Salt Lake is home to the creative hotspot of the county. Each year, South Salt Lake’s Creative Industries Zone hosts artists from all over Utah and across the country through an event called Mural fest. The open-air gallery in South Salt Lake grows as newly selected artists bring unique art to the area.