Porchfest Salt Lake – Sept. 13, 2014 1-10 p.m. Music, Relax, Art, Joy, Good Eats, Friends, Community, Kids Art Story, Fun, Dancing, Free

Porchfest Salt Lake – Sept. 13, 2014 1-10 p.m. Music, Relax, Art, Joy, Good Eats, Friends, Community, Kids Art Story, Fun, Dancing, Free

What: For one glorious summer afternoon and evening, porches become stages; gardens become art galleries; and over  100 musicians and artists share their talents with whoever passes by.  Where: University Gardens Neighborhood (1200 East 300 South)  When: Saturday, September 13,  1 to 10 pm  Cost: Free! Bring your friends. Bring your family. Bring a lawn chair.

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Porchfest Salt Lake 2014 – Experience the Magic!

Porchfest Salt Lake 2014 – Experience the Magic!

Perhaps  on a warm summer evening, you’ve sat on your porch and heard a neighbor strumming on a guitar  just down the block? Porchfest Salt Lake takes this idea and multiplies it. In 2012 what started as one or two  guitars strumming  became 17 musical acts spread across 12 different porches in East Central Community. […]

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A Taste of Porchfest Salt Lake – Bullets & Belles  Porch #1

A Taste of Porchfest Salt Lake – Bullets & Belles Porch #1

Bullets & Belles is a retro vocal fueled 1930′s influenced Jazz Pop Blues group, firing and ringing through out the West. Think Amy Winehouse and Dion & The Belmonts, but also Arcade Fire and Les Paul. Their sublime three-part vocal harmonies and deeply-felt poetic lyrics seamlessly bend through the rules of genre while always leaving the […]

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Tips To Maximize Your Porchfest Salt Lake Experience

Tips To Maximize Your Porchfest Salt Lake Experience

On Saturday, September 13, 2014, the University Gardens Neighborhood will be filled with music during its third annual Porchfest Salt Lake. Thirty five porches will be transformed into stages for 71 bands to perform a wide range of music including jazz, classical, ethnic, alternative, rock, folk, hip-hop, blue grass, gospel and even a cimbalom player […]

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Porchfests Elsewhere!

Porchfests Elsewhere!

In 2012 we were the 6th City in the US and Canada to host a porchfest. Now there are 22!! Check out the cool variety on some of our favorite sites below. Ithaca, New York (The first since 2007) Cleveland, OH (since 2009) Belleville, Ontario (since 2009) Somerville, MA (since 2011) Napa, CA (since 2011) […]

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Food Truck Application for Porchfest Salt Lake 2015

Food Truck Application for Porchfest Salt Lake 2015

If you are a local restaurant in the neighborhood or a Salt Lake food vendor, we have an opportunity for you! Come share your tasty eats with us at Porchfest Salt Lake. Application Click here: Food Vendor Submission Form For more information – from a live person, call Jo at 801-750-3803 or email porchfestsaltlake@outlook.com. You […]

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Application to Play on a Porch or show your art at Porchfest Salt Lake 2015

Application to Play on a Porch or show your art at Porchfest Salt Lake 2015

Porchfest Salt Lake Music & Artist Sign up, please click here: Musician/Artist Application or print, scan email or mail the information (see below) Saturday, September 12th  from 1 to 10 p.m., porches become stages; gardens become art galleries; and over 100 local musicians and artists share their talents with whoever passes by. The free annual […]

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Fruit Share!

Fruit Share!

As part of an initiative to reduce food waste, the City has partnered with TreeUtah, Avenues Fruitshare, Green Urban Lunchbox and Salt Lake Community Action Program to create an online database where residents can register their fruit trees.  Voluntarily registering fruit trees indicates residents’ desire to share plentiful harvests. Registration does not guarantee that fruit will be harvested, but […]

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New Community Garden is Ready!

New Community Garden is Ready!

We are excited to announce that our newest community garden is ready! To sign up to learn more about a space in the garden email unchair@live.com. On 300 South between 900 and 1000 East, Intermountain Salt Lake Clinic has created a community garden for the University Gardens Neighborhood Council. The new garden is named The Nan […]

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