As the temperature rises, people are eager to get out after an intense year of staying inside. Luckily, SLUG Picnic is quickly approaching and features three bands eager to get out and perform live once more. The show kicks off with No Shooting Friends, Joseph. Joining are veterans of the local music scene The Anchorage and opener Decent Animals.
Local food truck, Wimpy and Fritz will be there to serve up dinner to hungry guests, plus you can shop from local artisans like White Magnolia Studio, Vintage by Chelsey, Strong Maam Clothes and Treats, and more! There will also be a raffle onsite with all proceeds from the ticket sales going to Under the Umbrella Bookstore, an upcoming community bookstore serving the LGBTQIA+ community in Salt Lake City.
The show is on July 31 at the Artspace City Center 230 S. 500 West. Tickets are $5 a piece with picnic seating at 5:30 p.m. and music from 6p.m. to 9p.m. SLUG Picnic is Sponsored by Sparrow Electric, Taqueria 27, Pulp Lifestyle Kitchen, Dented Brick Distillery, SLC Eatery, Gem City Fine Foods, GREENbike, Squatters Brewing, UTOG Brewing and Liquid Death. The first 20 attendees to arrive will get a free picnic basket with goodies from our sponsors!
Tickets for SLUG Picnic are available below, get one for your furry friend while you’re at it! Make sure to bring your own picnic blankets and chairs to get cozy at the event.