What is the Salt Lake Unity Fest?

  • The Salt Lake Unity Fest is a multi-day festival uniting the LGBTQ+ community and our allies through sports and exclusive nightly events. Proceeds from various events will benefit local LGBTQ+ organizations.

Who is running the Salt Lake Unity Fest?

  • Summit LOC’s talented team owns and operates the Salt Lake Unity Fest.  Our mission is to inspire unity, create smiles, and ignite humanity through sports. The presenting sponsor of the Salt Lake Unity Fest is Visit Salt Lake.


Who can participate?

  • Anyone, age 18 years or older at the time of the competition, can compete in any competitive event. All participants must sign a waiver before competing. This waiver will be sent out following registration.

Is competition only for the LGBTQ+ community?

  • Nope, competition is open to everyone!

What are the competition divisions?

  • Sports will be divided into three divisions: male, female, and open. Open divisions are open to anyone (regardless of gender identification) to compete.

  • The break-down of available divisions by sport is posted below.

    • Bowling - men’s, women's, open

    • Pickleball - men’s, women's, open

    • Volleyball - men’s, women's, open

    • Basketball - men’s, women's, open

    • Swimming - men’s, women's, open

    • Futsal - women's, open

    • Dodgeball - open

    • Trivia - open

    • Roller Derby - open

When will I know my specific competition schedule?

  • The dates of each sport are finalized and posted on this site. Specific competition times and brackets will be released by December 2.


How do I register?

  • Registration information can be found at the link below. You can register as an individual or as a team.

  • Each participant will be asked to provide personal information and select the sports in which they will participate.

Is it possible to receive a refund on my registration?

  • Refunds will be available until November 21.

When does registration close?

  • Registration closes on November 25. Register before then to ensure your spot in the 2019 Salt Lake Unity Fest!


How will I receive my registration material?

  • Packet pick-up will take place at the Salt Palace Convention Center from December 12-15.

Who can attend the festival and nightly events?

  • All registered participants have access to the festival area and all nightly events.

  • Daily tickets for the festival area and exclusive nightly events can be purchased separately on the schedule page of the website.