The Salt Lake Scene

Posts from November 2011

  • Elf Scavenger Hunt at Gardner Village

    [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="208" caption="Photo courtesy Michelle Powell"] [/caption] The elves have arrived at Gardner Village, which means the official start to the holiday season! Click here to watch a video of all the fun! Download the scavenger hunt form, and after finding all the

  • Celebrate the Holidays in SLC

    The Christmas season kicks off Friday, November 25th, and SLC is ready to celebrate with dozens of special events in every community throughout the valley, including tree lighting ceremonies, music, dance, holiday markets and a lot more. Salt Lake's downtown holiday lights come on Friday evening,

  • Google Search Change for Family Historians

    Salt Lake is home to the world’s largest genealogical database at the Family History Library. Get started on researching your family's history! Click here to get more info. [caption id="attachment_6749" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Lisa Louise Cooke"] [/caption] When it comes to researching

  • The New Natural History Museum of Utah is Open to the Public!

    [caption id="attachment_6600" align="alignleft" width="280" caption="12 of the 1.2 Million Objects of Natural History on Display"] [/caption] "Triceratops was always my favorite," said Dr. Alan Grant in the best movie of all time. If you don't know what movie I'm talking about, you're clearly not much

  • H&M Grand Opening in Salt Lake

    On November 10, I was lucky enough to attend the Grand Opening Pre-Party at the new H&M store in Fashion Place mall in Murray. Fashion forward Salt Lakers flocked to the store Thursday night, and even waited in line to get a sneak peek at the new store. The helpful staff offered eager shoppers

  • Make Reservations Now for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving just might be my favorite holiday - who can argue with the simple joy of getting together with family and friends for a really amazing meal? Sometimes, though, it might be nice to enjoy that amazing meal without doing a week's worth of cooking and cleaning. If you are traveling away from

  • Live Music at Salt Lake City's Urban Lounge

    [caption id="attachment_6777" align="aligncenter" width="350" caption="Phantogram at Urban Lounge | October 29, 2011"] [/caption] For most locals, 'urban' is not the first word that comes to mind when describing Salt Lake City to outsiders. In fact, that is one of the things I love most about living