The Salt Lake Scene

Posts from February 2012

  • 2012 Salt Lake Magazine Dining Awards

    Last week the city honored the best chefs and restaurants in the area with the annual Salt Lake Magazine Dining Awards. The Leonardo Gallery was filled with the 'Who's-Who' of the local dining scene. Beer and wine flowed as well as tasty hors d'oeuvres and rich desserts served in cocktail glasses.

  • City Creek Center Opening Gala March 21

    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

  • Salt Lake's SLUG Magazine Celebrates 23 Years

    [caption id="attachment_6963" align=" aligncenter " width="277" caption="Poster design by Maggie Zukowski "] [/caption] SLUG ( SaltLake UnderGround ) Magazine will be celebrating 23 years of much appreciated local music coverage with its Blue Dress Birthday Bash this Friday February 17, 2012. The party

  • Powder Report: Snow in the Wasatch!

    Snowbird's photo of the day (02-13-12) should cheer snow-lovers up! Since Salt Lake City locals have become accustomed to regularly scheduled winter snow storms, the 2012 season has been off to a rocky start. Literally. The conditions have forced everyone to be a little more cautious on the

  • Happy Valentine's Day, SLC!

    Valentine's Day is almost here - how will you be celebrating? It's not too late to plan a romantic night to share with your sweetie. There are plenty of theater, music, dance and dining events to consider, including Lady Antebellum at EnergySolutions Arena, Celtic Nights at Kingsbury Hall, dining

  • Dojo: Fresh and Flavorful Asian Cuisine

    The section of 300 South that stretches between 300 and 500 West is a treasure trove of great SLC eating spots, including Tony Caputo's Market & Deli , Carlucci's Bakery , and Bruges Waffles and Frites . Now Dojo Asian Inspired Cuisine and Lounge can be added to that list. Dojo, a sleek, chic space

  • Genealogy Conference RootsTech 2012 a Hit in Salt Lake City

    It's hard to believe that another RootsTech conference has come and gone. It was a whirlwind weekend packed full of genealogy, technology, and live social networking. While at the conference held at the gorgeous Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City I managed to squeeze in interviews with

  • Inspiring 'Ready to Fly' Hits Theaters Feb. 10

    Ready to Fly , a new documentary that chronicles the long battle to get women's ski jumping included in the Winter Olympics, will premiere in Salt Lake City Friday, Feb. 10 as a part of the 2002 Winter Olympics 10th anniversary celebration. The film tells the story of a determined group of ski jumpers

  • Ten Year Anniversary of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games

    "The International Olympic Committee has decided we will award the delegation of the 19th Olympic Winter Games in two thousand and two, to the city of Salt Lake City!" - The date was June 16th, 1995. Local Utahns gathered to hear the decision from the International Olympic Committee as to where the