Tickets Available Now for the 11th Annual Craft Lake City

Craft Lake City
Craft Lake City
Craft Lake City

Craft Lake City is pleased to announce that Tickets are now available for purchase for the 11th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival® Presented by Harmonsl®. The Festival will be held on Friday, August 9, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, August 10, 2019 from noon to 10 p.m. and Sunday, August 11, 2019 from noon to 7 p.m. at the Utah State Fairpark. 

Ticket options include a general admission single-day ticket for $5 in advance ($7 at the door), a three-pack of general admission tickets for $15 in advance (a $21 value), or entry to the Harmons VIP Lounge for $35, which includes general festival admission. Kids 12 and under are free. Tickets to on-site workshops in the West Elm Workshop area include general admission to the festival plus the cost of the workshop. A full list of Craft Lake City Workshops will be available soon.

Each Harmons VIP Lounge ticket includes single-day general admission to the DIY Festival plus access to the Harmons VIP Lounge! Once inside, you’ll enjoy food prepared by Harmons’ chefs, craft cocktails, pairings, exclusive nightly entertainment and more—all only accessible with a VIP ticket! Also included are two drink vouchers per ticket holder and a tote bag (while supplies last). 

Craft Lake City’s Annual DIY Festival is a three-day, local-centric event held the second weekend of every August at The Utah State Fairpark 155 N 1000 W. Visitors will enjoy viewing and interacting with over 250 Utah-based artisans and other local creatives including: The Google Fiber STEM Building DIY engineers and tinkerers, craft foodies, vintage vendors, Kid Row youth makers and two different stages featuring local performers. 

$5 presale tickets are a great value for those looking to save money. General admission tickets will be sold on-site day-of for an increased price of $7. Children 12 and under are free. On-site workshops and VIP Tickets are subject to availability. Credit cards and debit cards are accepted at the gates. On-site parking is available for a $7 fee. Limited Street Parking is available. Craft Lake City encourages patrons to use public transportation as the light rail stops directly in front of the Fairpark. 

About Craft Lake City: We are a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Our mission is to educate, promote and inspire local artisans while elevating the creative culture of the Utah arts community through science, technology and art. In an effort to keep the community active, educated and aware of local DIY culture, Craft Lake City hosts monthly workshops, gallery shows, fundraisers and an annual festival to promote regional spending with independent artisans and businesses. The 2019 Craft Lake City DIY Festival will be held at the Utah State Fairpark, 155 N 1000 W, on Friday, Aug. 9, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 10, from noon to 10 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 11, from noon to 7 p.m.

Craft Lake City’s year-round programming is supported in part by the Salt Lake City Arts Council, George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation, and Utah Arts & Museums, with funding from the State of Utah and the National Endowment for the Arts.

The 11th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival is presented by Harmons. The DIY Festival is funded in part by the residents of Salt Lake County through the Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) Program, and is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts, and through support from the Salt Lake City Corporation, Sorenson Legacy Foundation, Dominion Energy, the Lawrence T. & Janet T. Dee Foundation, and The Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation.

Stuart is the founder, writer and wrangler at several sites including Gastronomic SLC, Utah Now and, The Utah Review; Stuart is a former restaurant critic of more than five years, working for the Salt Lake Tribune and has worked extensively with other local publications from Utah Stories through to Salt Lake Magazine and Visit Salt Lake.