Cultural Programs

World Connections Children’s Festival

Welcome the arrival of Summer at Discovery Gateway and celebrate Utah’s diverse cultures with performances and experiences that feature traditional music and dance! June 2019 date TBA.

Lunar New Year

On Tuesday, February 5, join Discovery Gateway in partnership with the University of Utah Confucius Institute to celebrate the Lunar New Year with authentic hands-on activities including traditional calligraphy and year of the Pig masks.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

On Monday, January 21, visit Discovery Gateway to honor and celebrate civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and other human rights heroes. Enjoy hands-on activities designed to help teach children about the principals of peace, justice, fairness, and equality with special guests from Utah GSLA Delta Sigma Theta.

Cultural Celebrations in December

Explore cultural traditions from around the world with fun hands-on activities during World Connections Cultural Celebrations throughout the month of December including Hanukkah on December 7, and Kwanzaa on December 29.