How To

How To Attend

DIY Festival Dates and Times:

Friday, Aug. 10 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 11 from noon to 10 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 12 from noon to 7 p.m.


Gallivan Center
239 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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General ticket holders can upgrade their tickets to VIP tickets at any time for $20. Just visit the VIP Lounge at the center of the Festival.

How To Apply

Applications for the 2018 DIY Festival are now open for artisans, craft foodies, vintage vendors, DIY engineers, and performers! Submit your application before Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 11:59pm. For more information, please review the application prospectus

Are you interested in getting help with your application? Craft Lake City offers two programs that provide assistance to first-time DIY Festival applicants and exhibitors. Visit the DIY Festival Inclusion Program page for more information about these programs.

How to Apply for Kid Row

Applications for Kid Row at the 10th Annual Craft Lake City DIY Festival are now open. Local youth ages 14 and under who are interested in selling their handmade goods at the Festival are invited to apply. Submit your application before Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 11:59pm.

Are you interested in getting help with your application? Craft Lake City offers Application Assistance Days to assist first-time applicants with the process, including free professional photography services.

How To Volunteer

Join us and become a part of the 10th Annual Craft Lake City® DIY Festival!

Our volunteers are the backbone of the Festival and help us to connect local artisans, vendors, DIY engineers, and performers to nearly 30,000 people over the course of the weekend.

Volunteers receive fun and exciting benefits based on the number of shifts worked such as free meals, soft drinks and admission tickets to the 2018 DIY Festival. You will also have the opportunity to take part in the the 2018 DIY Volunteer T-Shirt contest, where you will can bring your unique brand of creativity to the DIY Festival by DIY-ing your volunteer shirt!

If you have any questions about the festival, application, or becoming a part of the Craft Lake City year-round volunteer team, contact us at volunteer[at]