Planning Starts for the 2019 Avenues Street Fair

Mark your calendar for the 2019 Avenues Street Fair on Saturday, September 7th. 

Interested in helping to plan the biggest party of the year? We held the first planning meeting on Saturday, March 2nd.  We discussed the location of this year's Fair.  2nd Avenue between L Street and Q Street; 7th Avenue, and South Temple were the three initial locations the committee will look at further.  Do you have a preference?  Contact Daniel Gaffin at 801-550-1294 or email

Our next Street Fair Committee meeting is Saturday, April 6th, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sweet Branch Library, 455 N F Street, Salt Lake City, 84103.

CALL for Featured Artist! 

Each year the Avenues selects an artist to crate an original work of art that says "What the Avenues Means to Me." This art becomes the theme of this year's Fair, and the artist is given a complimentary booth at the Fair. Send in your interest and samples of your art to .  

See more about the Avenues Street Fair Featured Artist program and see the work of past Featured Artists: pdfFeatured Artist Program

 

Street Fair Celebrates Salt Lake City's Avenues Neighborhoods

The Avenues Street Fair began in Salt Lake City, Utah, in the 1970s as a remodeling tool exchange. It expanded into a home tour event to see everyone's handiwork with the borrowed tools, and eventually became a true street fair and one of Utah’s premier community celebrations. We hold the Avenues Street Fair on a different street each year to highlight the eclectic architecture and history of the Avenues neighborhoods.  Several thousand people now attend each year. See you in September!

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