The Salt Lake Scene

Posts from December 2011

  • New Year's Eve In Salt Lake City

    New Year's Eve in Salt Lake City is always fun, and there is never a lack of anything to do! Check out our top picks of favorite local New Year's Eve events: Eve (Dec 29-31) A local downtown favorite, EVE is a three day party for all ages. Whether you hang out in the Ball Room, or dance the night

  • Brighton Makes Family Skiing Easy as 1, 2, 3

    Brighton Ski Resort , located in Big Cottonwood Canyon, is widely considered a "locals resort." It doesn't boast plush ski-in/ski-out accommodations or world-renowned restaurants, but those aren't the most important elements of a family ski vacation, right? Skiing with the whole family can be a

  • Salt Lake's Alternative Movie Theaters

    Between the cold weather and the desire to enjoy time with friends and family, a lot of Salt Lakers will end up at movie theaters this holiday season. The Salt Lake Valley is dotted with multi-screen movie complexes where you can catch the latest Hollywood releases, but it also has several unique,

  • Christmas in Downtown Salt Lake City

    Christmas in Salt Lake City is a magical time, and spending the holidays downtown is even more magical. There are so many things to see and do, you will want to plan on multiple days to see them all! Lights on Temple Square Definitely the top tourist attraction in Salt Lake City this time of

  • Epic Puts a Casual Twist on Fine Dining

    Epic Casual Dining is inconspicuously tucked behind a Burger King and Arby's, inside a strip mall on Fort Union Boulevard. When I think about Fort Union, chain restaurants and mass consumption shopping centers come to mind—definitely not "fine dining" establishments. I returned to Salt Lake City

  • FREE Holiday Tours of The Governor's Mansion

    [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="Kearns (Governor's) Mansion"] [/caption] This holiday season, the Governor and First Lady invite you into their home to take a tour of the historic Kearns Mansion , now known as The Governor's Mansion . Tours are free, and take place every

  • Cheese and Wine Class at Tony Caputo's

    The folks at Caputo's Market are creating an informative food culture in Salt Lake City. You can now go to their market and experience cheese and wine in their best attire during their Cheese and Wine Class . The creamiest soft cheeses that will ever slip onto your tongue, as well as the stinkiest