Salt Lake shoppers don't have long to wait for the opening of the City Creek Center, a major new development covering 20 acres at the heart of downtown SLC, centered around the 100 S. block of Main Street.City Creek is a residential, shopping and office complex that will feature more than 80 stores and restaurants, including Nordstrom, Macy's, Tiffany & Co., Michael Kors, Coach and Texas de Brazil Churrascaria. It's designed to be a walkable shopper's paradise, with six acres of green space, the namesake creek, two 18-foot waterfalls, and a massive retractable roof. The center is scheduled to open to the public March 22, 2012.Salt Lake residents can get a sneak peek at City Creek the evening of Wednesday, March 21, at an opening gala that will benefit local charities. Tickets are $50.City Creek Center Charity GalaWednesday, March 21, 20126:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Continuous Entertainment
  • Food and Refreshments throughout the Center
  • Hospitality Suite with DJ, Hors d' oeuvres, Beer and Wine
  • Shopping throughout the evening
Purchase tickets directly from The Road Home, Ballet West, Junior League of Salt Lake City, or Utah's Hogle Zoo. One hundred percent of ticket sales go directly to these worthwhile local charities.More info on SLC Shopping Malls.Photo courtesy Intrepid Agency. Read more from Marsha Maxwell at