Dreamscapes (The Gateway)
Dreamscapes (The Gateway)

The Gateway, Utah’s premier community gathering, dining and entertainment destination, is hosting dreamscapesUtah Arts Alliance’s all-new immersive pop-up art experience from March 15 – April 15. Grand Opening festivities will be held March 15 and 16.

Hours are Monday– Friday from 4 until 9 p.m. and on weekends from noon until 9 p.m. Admission is just $15 and children aged two and under are admitted free. Present a dining receipt for $20 or more from any Gateway restaurant at the dreamscapes box office to receive $5 off admission for two. Tickets and more information at www.dreamscapesslc.org.  dreamscapes is located at 110 South Rio Grande Street at The Gateway, next to the Urban Arts Gallery.

Visionaries are invited to walk into a world of pure re-imagination, where immersive physical and digital artworks take them on a journey full of surprises. dreamscapes manifests the surreal nature of the subconscious in a 14,000-square-foot labyrinth suitable for all ages to play, explore and of course, dream.

Dream Makers include more than 50 Utah artists and builders working with reclaimed materials donated by local partners and the Salt Palace Convention Center Green Team’s sustainability / landfill diversion programs. dreamscapes is Utah’s first environmentally sustainable immersive art attraction.

“Art lovers won’t want to miss this limited opportunity to dream with their eyes open as they move through the colorful vignettes designed to change the way that they and their families experience art,” said Jacklyn Briggs, marketing director for The Gateway. “Dreamscapes plays perfectly with our roster of entertainment tenants, public art initiatives and our over 180 community events held here at The Gateway.”

dreamscapes is Wheelchair and ADA Accessible and stroller check-in is available.

dreamscapes is a project of the Utah Arts Alliance, a Utah nonprofit with a mission to foster the arts in all forms in order to create an aware, empowered and connected community, who also produces the popular Urban Arts Festival AND Illuminate – Utah’s Light Art and Tech Fest – and runs four cultural facilities in Salt Lake City. For More information: http://utaharts.org/dreamscapes/.

The Gateway, after completing purchase and $100 million investment in revitalization, has successfully entered into a new phase introducing all-new “live, work and play” experiences and entertainment through art, technology, community-driven events and new merchant openings. In addition to all the recent food, drinks and entertainment announcements, The Gateway already boasts an array of other top entertainment destinations, like Wiseguys Comedy Club. The Depot Live Music Venue, Clark Planetarium, Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, Megaplex Theatres, and La Barba Coffee Roasters.

About The Gateway:

The Gateway is a 1.4 million square foot lifestyle destination in the heart of Downtown Salt Lake City. Owned and managed by Vestar, the property is in the midst of a $100 million redevelopment—infusing retail and dining, entertainment, modern office space, arts and culture, a boutique hotel, and a full calendar of community-driven events.

About Vestar:

As one of the leading privately held real estate companies in the United States, Vestar acquires, develops and manages shopping and entertainment destinations that serve as community focal points. Since its inception in 1989, Vestar has earned a reputation for integrity and responsibility in the fields of retail property development, operations, leasing and marketing. Vestar’s current portfolio of retail properties totals 30 million square feet throughout the western states. For more information, please visit vestar.com.

Comment on this story...