The Salt Lake Scene

Posts from May 2013

  • June Monday Specials at Oasis Cafe

    Oasis Cafe’s Celebrates Garden Goodness with 3 Courses for $25 during June Celebrating garden goodness and the start of the farmer’s market season, Oasis Cafe’s Chef de Cuisine Efren Nicholas has created four three-course specials that change weekly, each for just $25. His light summer offerings

  • Free Outdoor Movies in SLC

    When I was a kid, catching a double feature at the drive-in was a regular family outing in the summer. Drive-in movies are more scarce today (there's still one on Redwood Road), but the appeal of a movie under the stars hasn't changed. Community organizations throughout the Salt Lake Valley sponsor

  • Tastemakers Dining Event 2013

    Don't miss out on the opportunity to sample a smorgasbord of delicious dishes from some of Utah’s finest restaurants. The yearly Tastemakers event takes place on May 30th and 31st on Gallivan Avenue from 5:00-10:00pm, and features a dazzling array of Salt Lake City restaurants. First, check

  • Memorial Day At Homestead

    With Memorial Day fast approaching you may be trying to decide where to spend the weekend. Homestead and Zermatt in Midway, Utah are both celebrating with a variety of events and opportunities to head out of town. The weekend is kicking off with a Cajun dinner at Z's Steak and Chop House at Zermatt.

  • Farmers Market Season in SLC

    Farmers Markets are popular events throughout the Salt Lake Valley, and it's no wonder - a great farmers market offers not just fresh produce and local food products but also a connection to the land and the community. The People's Market at Jordan Park kicked off on Mother's Day, and the

  • Log Haven's Dog Days of Summer

    Log Haven restaurant invites well-behaved canines and their human companions to escape the hot valley this summer and visit the restaurant for Dog Days of Summer, an al fresco dining event just for dogs and the humans who love them. Starting May 25th and continuing through September, take a

  • Lego Animals at the Zoo

    The animals have arrived at Hogle Zoo!.......LEGO animals, that is! Now through September, you can see LEGO pieces formed into the shape of animals, and scattered around various locations at the Hogle Zoo. Sean Kenny is the sculpture of the "Creatures of Habitat: A Gazillion-Piece Animal

  • Mother's Day in SLC 2013

    Caffe Niche Pictured above are Caffe Niche's Fish Tacos ($11 - click for full size), one of several excellent set dishes on offer this Mother's Day (9am through 2pm). Sundays also mean $5 Bloody Mary or Mimosa specials, too. “In addition to a completely re-tooled classic cocktail menu,

  • Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in SLC

    Probably the most common way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo is with Mexican food and drinks. Mexican food is so popular in Utah that there seems to be a Mexican restaurant around every corner, but here are some of Salt Lake's favorite spots for casual and upscale Mexican cuisine: Red Iguana - The Red