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Posts from August 2016

Solitude Mountain Resort Joins Venue Line Up for 2019 World Championships


SOLITUDE, UT (Aug. 25, 2016) – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced today that Solitude Mountain Resort will host the snowboardcross and ski cross events for the 2019 FIS Freestyle and Snowboard World Championships. In preparation for the World Championships, Solitude will host a test event, featuring a snowboardcross World Cup

Bottoms Up! 13 Great Places for Booze and Beers in Salt Lake City


By Kristy Alpert, Fodor’s Travel — Until recently, Salt Lake City was better known for its list of long rules than it was for its long pours. The city is legendary for its tough restrictions on alcohol, like how the legal alcohol content for a draft beer cannot exceed 3.2%, or how shots of liquor are dispensed via a metered system producing a

Salt Lake City hosts 'Super Bowl of conventions' this weekend


By Jasen Lee, — Utah's convention profile could be raised significantly with a positive showing at one of the nation's top meeting events that is set to begin this weekend. On Saturday through Tuesday, Salt Lake City will host the annual meeting of a group of influential decisionmakers that has the potential to produce millions of

Outdoor Retailer Celebrates Its 20th Year in Salt Lake August 3-6, 2016


SALT LAKE CITY (August 1, 2016) — Celebrating its 20th year in Salt Lake, Outdoor Retailer Summer Market brings an estimated 29,000 outdoor industry manufacturers, retailers and suppliers to the Salt Palace Convention Center August 3-6, generating more than $25 million in direct delegate spending to Salt Lake and the state of Utah.* Over the

Outdoor Retailer returns for a 20th year in Utah


By MIKE GORRELL, The Salt Lake Tribune — Talk about exceeding expectations. Salt Lake City's convention people knew they had landed a good product when they first brought the Outdoor Retailer trade shows to town in 1996. But they never would have dreamed that this year's Summer Market, which opens Wednesday at the Salt Palace Convention