Kismet Dance Company presents Utah's 16th Annual Belly Dance Festival. The event will take place Aug. 25-27 at Liberty Park and is free to the public.
Around 300 dancers from throughout the United States will participate in the festival. In addition to the performances, there will be Middle Eastern dance and percussion workshops.The festival also includes an exotic bazaar with items from the Middle East and India. Middle Eastern and Greek foods will be offered as well.
The event will run from 6 until 10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. Sunday.
The Belly Dance Festival is funded by the Salt Lake Arts Center and the Kismet Dance Company.