HotelsFind Places to StayFrom the heart of the city to the edge of the wilderness, Salt Lake has a host of options for you to set up a perfect base camp for your visit to Salt Lake.Flexible Dates? Great Rates! Receive 10%- 30% savings on select vacation rental properties for select dates. I...moreSki off that Thanksgiving turkey and bring your family to Park City! Save big with 30% off 3 or more nights lodgi...moreJanuary: Take advantage of our special meeting packages to enjoy the wonders of winter at Canyons Resort in Park...moreComing downtown to attend the 187th LDS General Conference? Shilo Inn Salt Lake City Hotel is pleased to offer a ...moreMilitary Discount Park City Lodging, Inc. and our property owners are pleased to support our military service ...moreThanksgiving Special Stay 2 nights and receive the 3rd night free! With new snow, mild temperatures, and no cr...moreBook three nights of lodging + lift tickets, and the fourth night is FREE! Must book by 12/15/14. Valid Nov 2014 ...moreShop 'til you drop at Fashion Place Mall in Salt Lake City, and let our hotel offer you a refreshing escape with ...morePark City Lodging, Inc. has teamed up with Blue Sky Ranch to put together the ultimate wild west experience. Spen...moreMay: Take advantage of our special meeting packages to enjoy springtime in the Rockies at Canyons Resort in Park...moreThe Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Sandy is newly renovated with offering guests a comfortable, spacious updated...moreadvertisement
RestaurantsYou're never far from your next great Salt Lake mealBecause a surprisingly diverse assortment of cafés and restaurants are waiting for you. From great American classics to dining options from every corner of the world, you will find exactly what your tastebuds are craving for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.Restaurants SearchPosted on November 3, 2014Romeo and Juliet, Bogart and Bacall, Wall-E and EVE—the greatest love stories of the ages have nothing on Salt Lake’s burning desire for the weekend event known as brunch.Across the Wasatch Front you’ll find everything from five-star fine dining to buffet free-for-alls—and yes, there are Bloodys, mimosas, and boozy coffees, too. See the guide to some of our favorite Salt Lake brunch destinations here. …morePosted on October 27, 2014by Toni IsomNothing works up an appetite like playing outside. Something about the combination of fresh air, natural scenery, and spent calories makes eating a big, juicy burger seem like the only appropriate course of action. The burgers in this list were chosen for their post-ski-day deliciousness, but they'll satisfy a post-run, post-bike-ride, or post-hike craving equally well.See the ultimate guide to Salt Lake's post-adventure burgers here. …morePosted on June 18, 2014by Toni IsomWHAT IS GREENBIKE? GREENbike, also known as SLC Bike Share, is a growing network of shareable bikes stationed throughout downtown Salt Lake. GREENbike is a nonprofit organization supported by Salt Lake County and the Downtown Alliance. It tracks and maintains the bikes, and it aims to expand its network, decrease congestion, and improve air quality. Aside from these lofty communal benefits, bike riding provides citizens and visitors an intimate connection with the city that car travel …morePosted on June 12, 2014by Toni IsomDo you know an enchanted corner of Salt Lake City? An uncaptured angle? A local dish, scene, or work of art prime for its pixel-y debut? Well, now's your chance to represent. Salt Lake Exposed is a photo competition for photographers of all levels. It doesn't matter if you snap quickies with your phone or painstakingly compose long exposures; we want to see the city through your eyes. Here's how to enter and win... Contest Details Enter the contest on the Visit Salt Lake …morePosted on February 27, 2014by Gastronomic SLCWith the Oscars just around the corner this weekend, the votes have been compiled and Bambara's bartenders are going out on a limb to predict "The Wolf of Wall Street" as Best Picture. To have a little fun with the buzz surrounding the 2014 Academy Awards, Bambara created original specialty drinks, each designed for an Oscar "Best Picture" nominee and crafted by the expert bartenders in Bambara's popular gathering hotspot, "The Vault." From the big nomination announcement until March 2 …morePosted on February 10, 2014by Gastronomic SLCEvery single known restaurant in the milky way will be competing for your dining dollar come February 14th. With valentines day still two weeks there’s still just enough time to book a table, but the choice can be overwhelming. Who exactly is offering that je ne sais quoi to impress your special someone. Here are six local restaurants looking to make this valentines one to remember. BambaraFor the special day executive chef Nathan Powers will feature special entrée offerings while pastry …morePosted on January 14, 2014by Gastronomic SLCObsidian/Tricycle Wine Company DinnerThis winter, Alta's Shallow Shaft restaurant is hosting a series of wine focused dinners. Now in its 46th season, the restaurant overlooks the base of Alta Ski Resort and with a 23 page wine menu on hand - was winner of Salt Lake Magazine’s “Best Wine List” and City Weekly’s pick for “Best High Altitude Dining” in 2011.The next dinner focuses on the Obsidian/Tricycle Wine Company and is held on January 15th.The Shallow Shaft10199 E Hwy 210, …morePosted on December 16, 2013by Gastronomic SLCCaputo's Market And Deli One of the first stops on my Christmas shopping list every year is Caputo's. While I can't eat pate and salami day in day out - I more than make up for it during the holidays with a splurge-o-rama at Caputo's. Amongst the gourmet chocolate, cheeses, meats and other groceries I asked Yelena Caputo to give me the low down on what's hot at Caputo's this holiday season - here's the scoop: A new line of chocolate gift collections, that have already been a big hit …morePosted on December 9, 2013by Gastronomic SLCThe last few days and weeks has seen a merry go round of SLC chefs at local restaurants. So much so, here's a quick recap of some of the more notable changes.Greg Neville is no longer associated with East side Italian eatery Lugano and is instead moving on to the Solitude Resort. Jonah Hornsby, former chef di cucina, has taken over the restaurant bringing chef Barney Northrop on board. Speaking to Hornsby he told me:"My vision is to build on the concept that Greg had created but …morePosted on November 27, 2013by Gastronomic SLCAs the holiday season starts its inevitable assault on our senses, it's easy to feel overwhelmed. The prospect of hosting family, tending the kitchen and keeping a smile on your face - well - even I've thought about holing up in the crawlspace until the new year near once or twice. Before you start investigating hibernation supplies though, check out these thanksgiving dining options for 2013, sure to take some of the stress and pressure off this holiday. The crawlspace will still …moreadvertisement
- Things to Do
Things to DoOne thing you'll never do is run out of things to do.Take some time to see the sights in and around our beautiful city and state. After you've read all about what Salt Lake has to offer, you might want to add a day (or two!) to your trip to really enjoy yourself..Search Attractionsadvertisement
EventsThere is so much happening in Salt LakeTheatre, dance, music, visual arts, museums, sports and more, Salt Lake is a busy place.Nov 24Maurice Abravanel Visiting Composer Series: Yu-Hui Cha
The Abravanel Visiting Composers Series is proud to welcome internationally acclaimed composer Yu-Hui Chang. Using a contemporary language of diverse harmonic color, inventive timbre and ingenious effects, Chang’s music resonates with professional musicians and general audiences alike. Visiting New York artists of Canyonlands New Music Ensemble will perform Chang’s works alongside pieces by Kagel, Feldman, Kurtág and Berio.Nov 26Wild Wednesday
Make your Wednesday WILD!
Utah's Hogle Zoo invites you to enjoy the beauty of nature and the animal kingdom for FREE on Wild Wednesday!
It's our way of saying thank you for your ZAP tax support!Nov 29Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers
Come see the Utah Jazz as they take on the Los Angeles Clippers.Dec 4Thirst Fursday Historic Pub Crawl
On the Thirst Fursday Historic Pub Crawl, Utah Heritage Foundation tells the history of beer in Utah and takes you into three of Utah's most well-known watering holes, with a Thrist Fursday Pub Crawl pint glass included with your registration!Dec 6Annual Celebrity Skifest
The invitational ski event pairs former Olympic ski legends with celebrities for an exciting weekend of skiing, live music, benefiting Waterkeeper Alliance and the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team .It's considered the premiere network celebrity ski weekend, hosting stars from TV, Film & the Olympic Games, converging on Deer Valley for a magical experience, and to raise money for a good cause.Dec 3 - Dec 6Festival of Trees
Festival of Trees - A gift of love - A benefit for Primary Children's Hospital
For 44 years the Festival of Trees has been a "Gift of Love" to Children. Every penny raised at the Festival of Trees helps children at Primary Children's Hospital.
Attractions: Over 700 Trees, Playhouse Plaza, Friendship Cards, Sweet Shoppe, Gift Boutique, Centerpieces and Collectibles, Aisle of Wreaths, Scones and Sweet Rolls, Gingerbread Village, Quilt Block, Elf Emporium, Santa Land, Kids Corner and Entertainment.
For more information visit www.festivaloftreesutah.orgDec 5 - Dec 31The Nutcracker
The New York Times critic called it “one of the best productions I’ve ever seen.” You’ll call it pure entertainment and a wonderful holiday experience. Join Clara, her magical nutcracker prince and exotic characters from around the world, for the 59th edition of William Christiansen’s The Nutcracker and see why this is the longest-running full production in America.advertisement
- Planning Tools
Planning ToolsPlanes, Trains, and Decent Rental Cars.They don't call Salt Lake the "Crossroads of the West" for nothing. Getting here is a snap, with easy access by road, rail, and air.Try Our Trip PlannerAs you browse the site, add hotel, restaurant, or attraction listings, Coupons, or Events to your Trip Planner and then create your own itinerary through a simple drag and drop interface. more »advertisement
- About Salt Lake
About Salt LakeWe're different. You're welcome.A beautiful, safe, and vibrant destination, the Salt Lake Valley combines unparalleled access to natural recreation, a bustling economy, dynamic nightlife, remarkable history, warm hospitality, and of course unmatched proximity to Utah's Greatest Snow on Earth.™Posted on November 19, 2014by Marsha MaxwellA day on the slopes and a night on the town make a perfect …morePosted on November 14, 2014by Toni IsomThere are many reasons Salt Lake is a wonderful place for meetings, conventions, …morePosted on November 14, 2014by Toni IsomEve WinterFest is Salt Lake's biggest New Years' Eve party, drawing 40,000 plus …morePosted on November 7, 2014by Michelle PowellEver wondered what happens inside the Discovery Gateway Children's Museum? …morePosted on November 3, 2014by Toni IsomRomeo and Juliet, Bogart and Bacall, Wall-E and EVE—the greatest love stories of …morePosted on October 27, 2014by Toni IsomNothing works up an appetite like playing outside. Something about the combination …morePosted on October 10, 2014by Kathy Dalton1. Realize That Cheap Doesn’t Equal Quality I’ve learned that just because I’m …morePosted on October 10, 2014by Kathy Daltonwritten by Ann Weaver-Gates Confession Leaf peepers, you drive me crazy! …morePosted on August 26, 2014by Kristina ManscillOur little family of four has been traveling the great state of Utah, discovering …morePosted on July 16, 2014by Toni IsomEveryone loves Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort for its long ski runs, lively …moreNovember 19, 2014BY FREESKIER MAGAZINE-- College rules—big time. Out-of-this-world parties, gorgeous babes, no parents, spontaneous adventures and plenty of...moreNovember 17, 2014Salt Lake City (November 2014)—There is an endless list of attributes that makes a meeting and convention destination ideal for meeting pro...moreUTAH SYMPHONY/OPERA REDEFINES “APRE`S-SKI” WITH $35 BEST-SEAT-IN-THE-HOUSE WHEN PEOPLE SHOW THEIR LIFT TICKETNovember 17, 2014SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Nov. 17, 2014) – Utah Symphony and Utah Opera announced today an initiative encouraging skiers and snowboarders to en...moreNovember 15, 2014Brighton, UT (November 15, 2014) –Brighton Resort is excited to announce an early opening for the 2014/2015 winter season. moreadvertisement