Emerald Hills Institute
The 21st Multicultural Ethnic Dance Festival, hosted on June 1, 2024, at The Gateway in Salt Lake City, was a lively celebration of global cultures through dance. Organized by the Emerald Hills Institute, the event took place from 4 PM to 9 PM, featuring an array of dynamic performances that highlighted diverse cultural heritages with vibrant costumes and rhythmic music.

The festival created an enchanting environment where attendees could experience a wide range of cultural traditions. Performers from various backgrounds captivated the audience, fostering a sense of community and appreciation for cultural diversity. The event was free and open to the public, attracting a large and enthusiastic crowd.

Support for the festival came from key local organizations, including the Utah Division of Arts & Museums, the Salt Lake City Arts Council, and the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program. This backing highlighted the community’s dedication to promoting cultural awareness and inclusivity through artistic endeavors.