Eccles Theater presents the third annual Salt Lake Speaks and Salt Lake Beat events on July 7 and 8, at the Eccles Theater. Both events are free, and feature spoken word and music performances by local artists that you won’t want to miss.
Salt Lake Speaks: Poetry Slam Exhibition
Ten local poets celebrate the power of the spoken word and present their work out loud and on stage.
When: Friday, July 7 at 7:00 pm
Where: Eccles Theater Grand Lobby
131 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Who: Ashley Finley, Frances Ngo, Jesse Parent, Magnolia, Marilyn Melissa Salguero, Monica Lisette, RJ Walker, Sammi Walker, Sophie, and Willy Paloma
Salt Lake Beats: Live Local Indie Bands
Enjoy sets with five local bands as they share their blends of rock, pop, soul, psychedelic, hip hop, folk, and more. Top it off with a bite from Jurassic Tacos, one of Salt Lake’s favorite food trucks.
When: Saturday, July 8 at 6:30 pm
Where: McCarthey Plaza at on Regent Street at the Eccles Theater
Who: Cardinal Bloom, Lane & the Chain, The Painted Roses, Sunhills, and DJ Skratchmo
More event information on our website.