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The Salt Lake Scene

Category - Meetings & Conventions

  • Utah's Vibrant Tech Scene

    It might be time to rename Utah’s Silicon Slopes. The label almost suggests our tech scene is only a snow-capped version of Silicon Valley instead of a standalone hub that’s turning heads and changing minds about what’s possible in the Beehive State. First, consider the recent cash influx from

  • Salt Lake Is a Shining Star for Medical Meetings

    No sector in the US economy is growing faster than healthcare and few sectors are more dynamic. Whether it’s patient care, health care delivery, demand for multi-disciplinary collaboration, the rise of genomics, scientific research or the convergence between technology and healthcare, all medicine

  • Salt Lake City Union Pacific Depot

    Host Your Next Event or Meeting at The Depot

    The first step in planning a unique, engaging meeting or corporate event is choosing a unique, interesting site. Consider The Depot, Salt Lake’s premier live music venue, located in the historic Union Pacific Building in the heart of downtown. The Union Pacific Building was built in 1908 and

  • How To Use Public Transport in Salt Lake

    Whether you flew into Salt Lake for work or play—or maybe you live here and don’t own or want to drive a car—you can get almost everywhere you want to go on public transit. By taking a UTA bus or train, you can travel all the way from downtown to Sandy for a fraction of what it would cost to Uber

  • Experience Salt Lake’s Hotel Scene

    Home to over 19,000 hotel rooms, Salt Lake’s hotel scene has something for everyone. From mountain-top views at our world-class ski resorts to the sparkling lights of a thriving downtown, Salt Lake offers a little bit of everything. Our wide range of accommodations will suit you whether you’re here

  • Friends at Copper Canyon Radisson

    Experience the Copper Canyon Grill House and Tavern

    Hallå! For the Radisson Hotel in downtown Salt Lake City, the word “Scandinavian” describes more than the sleek-and-simple interior design trend that’s transforming the nation’s cities into chic chill zones—it refers to a lifestyle based on wellness and purpose. Scandinavian hospitality is central

  • The Top 10 Trip Advisor Hotels in Salt Lake

    TripAdvisor is an indispensable tool when it comes to booking a hotel room, but sometimes all the clicking and scrolling and review-scanning can melt your brain a bit. So we chose the ten Salt Lake hotels with the most reviews averaging 4.5 stars, pitched our two cents on each hotel, and then picked

  • ASAE Annual Meeting LIVE from Salt Lake City

    The 2016 Annual Meeting and Expo of the American Society of Association Executives comes to the Salt Palace August 13th to 16th. This year's program includes inspirational thought leaders from across the industry, NASA Astronauts, humanitarians, inventors, authors, and more. If you haven't had

  • The Ultimate Salt Lake Guide for Meeting-Goers

    Where to Get Great Coffee There are many wonderful and charming cafes in the city, but these Salt Lake coffee shops are taking beans to a new level. Read more. Where to See Live Music Salt Lake is known for being the place to see awesome bands in intimate settings. Read more.

  • Car-Free: Fun on the Trax Line

    Whether you’re in Salt Lake for business or pleasure, there’s a good chance you don’t have a car. There are plenty of walkable highlights downtown, and within most of Salt Lake’s neighborhoods, but many of Salt Lake’s main attractions are also just a hop, skip, and a jump (or, you know, a 10- to

  • Soccer, Rugby, Lacrosse, Football

    The beautiful new Salt Lake City Regional Athletic Complex has officially opened. The facility boasts 16 fields, one of which is a championship field—a future expansion project will include the addition of 2,000 stadium seats for this field. The venue can host a wide variety of sporting events,

  • Exciting Airport Upgrades Underway in Salt Lake

    Did you know that the Salt Lake City International Airport is currently undergoing a major overhaul? Even if you've been to Salt Lake recently, you may not have noticed. That's because the transition is happening without interrupting service. The overhaul is actually a three-phase project,

  • 2015 Parliament of the World's Religions

    10,000 People. 80 Nations. 50 Faiths. The Parliament is the oldest, largest, and most inclusive gathering of people of all faiths and traditions. The first Parliament took place in 1893. Since, this historic event has taken place in Chicago, USA; Cape Town, South Africa; Barcelona, Spain;

  • 5 Secrets of Salt Lake

    Most people know about the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Alta's powder skiing, and summer nights at Rio Tinto Stadium, but Salt Lake is chock full of hidden gems. Here are five of our favorite secret spots. 2. International Peace Gardens The International Peace Gardens were dedicated in 1952 and

  • Branch Out or Miss Out!

    Salt Lake City is certainly a destination for travelers visiting the state, but don’t let your trip be shortchanged by limiting your stay to the downtown area—the broader reaches of Salt Lake have a lot to offer visitors to the Beehive State. For Sports Fanatics A quick ride on Trax can get you

  • Salt Lake Shines as a Solar Energy Capital

    There’s only one place in the United States that can boast a stadium with the largest solar array in American sports, a university offering discounted solar panels to locals, and even an aviary with a flamingo exhibit with pink solar trees. That place is Salt Lake, Utah, where even the parking

  • Salt Lake Transportation Tips: Establish Your Cab Fare First

    Here in Salt Lake, there's a variety of transportation options available, so arriving at your hotel, getting around town, and catching your flight is always quick and simple. A Trax light-rail line runs directly from the airport to downtown Salt Lake, Uber and Lyft are both popular and widely

  • Record Number of Meetings and Conventions Hosted and Confirmed

    Salt Lake’s popularity as a leisure and convention destination continues to grow, as evidenced by a record number of meetings and conventions hosted in 2014, and a record number of new business confirmed for 2015 and beyond. More bars, restaurants, and hotels in the compact convention district,

  • 3 Reasons Salt Lake is #1 for Meetings

    There are many reasons Salt Lake is a wonderful place for meetings, conventions, and tradeshows, including the breathtaking alpine scenery, the continentally recognized punctuality and efficiency of the airport, and the user-friendly Salt Palace Convention Center. The following three reasons,

  • Your Guide to GREENbike: Salt Lake City's Bike Share

    WHAT IS GREENBIKE? GREENbike, also known as SLC Bike Share, is a growing network of shareable bikes stationed throughout downtown Salt Lake. GREENbike is a nonprofit organization supported by Salt Lake County and the Downtown Alliance. It tracks and maintains the bikes, and it aims to expand its