Cultural Programs


Día de los Muertos

Join Discovery Gateway in celebration of this traditional Mexican holiday November 1st! We’ll be making skull candy, traditional arts and crafts, dance and musical performances!

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, and Kwanzaa

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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.

World Connections Children’s Festival

Celebrate Utah’s diverse cultures with performances and experiences that feature traditional music and dance! Participate in art projects throughout the museum that are designed to teach children about other cultures.