With warmer weather upon us, The Gateway is set to host a variety of events during the month of May. The community is welcome to join an array of free happenings.
Pop up Fitness Class with Lagree Fitness
May 6, 8:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Join Sebastien Lagree, the creator of Lagree Fitness, along with Senior Master Trainer, Heather Perren, for 30-minute workout using the Mircoformer machine outdoors in the Olympic Legacy Plaza. Workout alongside fellow fitness enthusiasts while shaking and sweating to music from the live DJ. Vendors will be on hand to offer gift bags for every attendee. Through May 5, enter to win a Lagree Mictoformer machine, The Micro, a smaller, portable version of the Lagree Megaformers or EVOs used in studios that will allow Lagree workouts to be done from anywhere! In addition to the $500 Micro Lagree Machine, the winner will receive a $250 GC gift card to Peak|45.
May 9, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Outdoor Summer Urban Flea Market returns to The Gateway with Salt Lake City’s biggest monthly Flea Market. Held the second Sunday of each month, Urban Flea Market will be hosting their outdoor markets (May-October) on north end of The Gateway in The Olympic Plaza. More than 80 vendors offer the best eclectic and unique vintage, antique finds, and even handcrafted and upcycled vintage items. Special guest DJ Bad Brad Wheeler from KUAA RADIO will be spinning Flea Market Rock all day.
Multiethnic Performing Arts Festival
May 13, 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
A celebration of cultural diversity with mutual appreciation and goodwill, this free festival features African Drums, Somali Singers, Japanese Drummers, Irish Dancers, Central Asian Dances and classic jazz music. The world-class, multi-cultural celebration will be held at Olympic Plaza and is free and open to the public to enjoy.
May 17, 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Join talented yoga instructor @hippie.haitian every Wednesday night at The Olympic Plaza for a free outdoor yoga practice accompanied by live music from @djdrewmusic. Bring a mat and some friends to enjoy downward dogs and shavasanas all summer long! Yogis can loosen up with a selection of wine, beer and specialty cocktails that are available for purchase during class.
Bark at the Moon, a Fundraiser for Humane Society
May 20, 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Support the Humane Society of Utah with an evening of fun, food, live music, and, of course, lots of doggie antics! Four-legged friends are welcome to attend this special fundraising event. Tickets can be purchased through the Humane Society at https://www.utahhumane.org/bark.
May 27, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Makers Hive Market features a variety of small business owners that come from around Salt Lake City. The Market hosts vendors of all backgrounds with a passion for creating. There will be arts and crafts for kids, complimentary face painting, photo ops, and live music. The event is free and open to the public, but guests are encouraged to RSVP for extra perks. RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-makers-market-the-gateway-tickets-598806154327.