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October brings Halloween events and a lot more to the Salt Lake Valley, including sports, theater, and music. Browse the list for dozens of ideas to help you enjoy beautiful autumn in Salt Lake City.
All the best Halloween events for Salt Lake City, including haunted houses, corn mazes, concerts, Trick or Treat events, community parties and more.
Utah is home to three species of dangerous spiders. Here is information about all three, plus tips for spider bite safety and first aid.
The Utes will host some tough Pac-12 opponents in 2015, including the Oregon Ducks and USC Trojans. Here's the Utes' full season schedule, along with TV and radio info.
Fun, free Halloween events for the whole family in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas.
Venomous snakes of Utah, with outdoor safety and first aid information.
There are eight world-famous ski resorts within an hour's drive of Salt Lake City. Each one has its own personality, pros and cons.
Top ten free things to do in Salt Lake City, Utah and surrounding areas.
Music, theater, dance, parties, light displays and more great events to celebrate the holidays in Salt Lake City, Utah
Here's a list of easy and entertaining family hikes in the Salt Lake area.
Pumpkin patches and corn mazes for family fun in northern Utah
When does the snow start falling in Salt Lake City, and when does the snow season end? Here are the average, earliest and latest dates of snowfall for Salt Lake City, Utah.
Utah restaurants featured on the Food Network TV show Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives with Guy Fieri
Top attractions for visitors and locals in Salt Lake City.
Utah's best recipe for funeral potatoes, a cheesy, comforting potato casserole that's not just for funerals.
Salt Lake is a kid-friendly town and offers dozens of fun activities to keep children active and engaged. Here are a few of the best.
Here's a list of top restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner in Salt Lake City or at nearby resorts.
Here's a list of the guide's top event picks for November Salt Lake City, Utah.
The best shopping malls in the Salt Lake City, Utah area.
You'll find tons of baked goods at every grocery store and 7-11 in Utah, but it takes a little bit of looking to find a bakery that truly stands out. Here's a guide to some of the best bakeries in the Salt Lake area.
Farmers markets offer wonderful farm fresh produce and a fun atmosphere. Here's a list of great farmers markets in the Salt Lake area.
Many of the world’s greatest fly fishing locales are situated within easy driving distance from Salt Lake City. Here are the 5 best spots for fly fishing near Salt Lake City, selected by Jake Ricks, champion fly fisherman and professional fly fishing guide.
Salt Lake's best restaurants for romantic occasions.
Some Salt Lake City museums are always free, and others have free days on a regular basis.
2014 should be an exciting season for Brigham Young University. The Cougars are playing their fourth year as an independent football team, facing tough opponents such as the Texas Longhorns, the Boise State Broncos, and the California Golden Bears. Six of the Cougars' twelve regular season games will be in Provo's LaVell Edwards Stadium, Utah's largest sports stadium.
The Cecret Lake trail is one of the most beautiful and rewarding easy family hikes in the Wasatch.
22 things to do in Sandy, Utah: community events, sports, recreation, entertainment, dining and shopping
The Utah Jazz have a lot to prove in the 2014-2015 season. Here's the full Jazz regular season schedule, including TV and radio information and game results.
Utah is home to several types of scorpions. Learn what they are, where they live, how to avoid them, and what to do if you are stung.
We all dig deep into our pockets during the holiday season, but holiday cheer doesn't have to be expensive. There are plenty of free holiday events and activities in the Salt Lake area to keep you smiling all season long.
Save money with Kids Eat Free deals in Utah.
Movie lovers can find free film screenings all year long in Salt Lake City.
Food gifts are always popular for the holidays. You might want to consider giving Utah-made products. Here's a list of the top picks.
Best places to get special occasion dresses in the Salt Lake City, Utah area
RSL regular season schedule, including TV and radio information and game results.
Kids and adults can grab some big air at these Salt Lake area trampoline parks and bounce play areas. They're also great places for kid birthday parties.
Holiday light displays are an indispensable part of the season. Here are the best in the Salt Lake area.
Summer concerts in SLC - Twilight Concerts, Snowbird, Deer Valley, Gallivan Center - more than 100 concerts at 15 venues in Salt Lake City, Utah!
Here are the guide's picks for some of the best Thanksgiving Day events in the Salt Lake City area.
Looking for a fun way to ring in the new year? Here's a list of Salt Lake City New Year's Eve events to please both kids and adults.
Bring on the warm weather! April means it's time for outdoor concerts and sporting events, and there are plenty of indoor events as well to keep Salt Lakers busy and entertained throughout the month.
Snakes, spiders and scorpions are the three types of venomous creatures that live in Utah.
Here's a select list of fun September events for everyone in the Salt Lake area.
Cooking classes in Salt Lake City, Utah and surrounding areas
Bear Lake's crystal blue waters and spectacular scenery make it a popular recreation destination for Utah and Idaho. Here's a list of things to do around Bear Lake, including boating, fishing, beaches, restaurants, scenic drives and a lot more.
Find out what makes Salt Lake City unique with this list of must-see attractions.
Amazing food, amazing ambiance and amazing service in an amazing location sometimes come with an amazing price, and many of Salt Lake's most romantic restaurants are also the most expensive. It's not always possible or smart for many of us to spend $150 or more on dinner for two. Don't despair - you can still take your date out for a wonderful romantic dinner with inspiration from this list of inexpensive romantic dining ideas for the Salt Lake City area. You can get out of most of these places for about $30 or less per person, although some might have a few more expensive dishes on the menu.
Bell Canyon is close to the city, but it feels miles away with gorgeous lakes, streams, waterfalls and lush vegetation.
An explanation of sales tax rates in the state of Utah.
Sometimes you just gotta have a big, juicy steak. Here are some of the Salt Lake area's best restaurants for steak lovers.
Here's a list of non-holiday December events for Salt Lake City.
City Creek Center in downtown Salt Lake City is a new 700,000-square-foot shopping and dining destination and of the largest mixed-use downtown redevelopment projects in the nation. Here's a photo tour.
Swimming pools, splash pads and water parks in Salt Lake County and nearby areas. Many are free!
A getaway to a romantic hotel is a great way to renew a relationship. Here are some of the Salt Lake area's most romantic hotels.
Best burger places in Salt Lake City
Things to do in South Jordan, Utah - shopping, movies, restaurants, parks, trails, community events and more
These Salt Lake City movie theaters all offer something a little out of the ordinary.
Average high and low temperatures and precipitation month by month for Salt Lake City, Utah
Free outdoor movies throughout the summer in the Salt Lake City, Utah area.
Salt Lake City's iconic buildings - must see for visitors and locals.
Here's a walking tour of the west side of downtown Salt Lake City. The tour includes the Triad Center, Devereaux House, Energy Solutions Arena, Clark Planetarium, Union Pacific building and Gateway shopping center.
Thanksgiving races and turkey trots in Salt Lake City and northern Utah
Things to do in and around Logan, Utah - outdoor recreation, performing arts venues, festivals, pioneer historic sites, unique dining and more.
Here's a history and some background on Utah's favorite condiment, fry sauce.
Parades, fireworks, festivals, concerts, sporting events and more to turn up the temperature on your 4th of July celebration in Salt Lake City!
13 free things to do in September in Utah and Salt Lake City
10 romantic proposal spots in Salt Lake City, Utah
Far from being a dead, dull month, January brings exciting sports, theatre, music and dance events to the Salt Lake area, as well as Utah's most renowned entertainment event, the Sundance Film Festival.
Salt Lake's Sugar House neighborhood is beautiful, historic, and conveniently close to downtown and the University of Utah. Here you'll find a complete profile of the Sugar House neighborhood, including its history, demographics, homes and apartments, schools, shopping, dining, recreation, events and community information.
An old-fashioned winter sleigh ride is fun for families and romantic for couples. Here are some Utah companies offering winter sleigh rides. Call ahead for reservations, and dress warmly for all sleigh rides.
Here's a review of Chadder's, a small Utah-based restaurant chain serving burgers, fries, salads and breakfast. Update - This restaurant chain is now out of business.
How to find the best parking spots in downtown Salt Lake City.
A walking/photo tour of Salt Lake City's Temple Square and its surroundings
Nothing is lovelier than a great meal outdoors in good weather. Here are some of the best bets for patio dining in the Salt Lake City area.
Cool hiking trails to beat the summer heat on the Wasatch Front near Salt Lake City
Community Christmas and Holiday Events throughout the Salt Lake Valley.
More than a dozen ways to save money on almost everything in Salt Lake City: dining, entertainment, services, groceries, clothing, household goods and more.
Favorite camping spots within two hours' drive of Salt Lake City.
Extreme record temperatures, precipitation and wind events for Salt Lake City, Utah
Recipe for Utah Scones (Fry Bread or Mormon Scones). Served honey butter or jam.
Here you'll find a complete profile of the Avenues neighborhood, including its history, demographics, homes and apartments, schools, dining, events and community information.
Salt Lake City's ready for spring - did you know that March 1 marks the end of "meteorological winter"?
August is an amazing time for the arts, music and sports in Salt Lake City. 30 great events for 30 days of August!
What are the most popular baby names in Utah, and how do they compare to national trends?
The Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass offers inexpensive access to many of the Salt Lake area's best attractions.
Squeeze the last drop of fun out of summer with these Salt Lake City area Labor Day weekend activities.
Learn how to use Utah's Sex Offender Registry to find out if a sex offender lives in your neighborhood.
Salt Lake area merchants are providing lots of extra shopping hours for Black Friday this year, plus special events, giveaways and entertainment to add an extra festive air to your holiday shopping experience.
Movie theaters in the Salt Lake City area - first run, discount and independent. Find the perfect Salt Lake City theater for the latest 3D blockbuster, classic comedy or quirky indie flick.
Easter brunch is a springtime tradition for many families, and here are some of the best places to get Easter brunch in the Salt Lake City area.
Pioneer Day celebrations in the Salt Lake City area - fireworks, parades, festivals, pageants, sporting events and more great ways to celebrate Utah's bonus holiday!
Learn about gardening in Utah's climate with these Salt Lake City gardening classes.
Cache and Box Elder Counties are Utah's top county for agricultural production, and there are a lot of food makers in the area around Logan. Here's a tour of some northern Utah's top food makers.
Spend a day at the beach in Utah at Herriman Lake, Deer Creek, Bear Lake, Lake Powell or Antelope Island.
The 28-mile Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail State Park, running from Park City to Echo Reservoir, is a scenic, family-friendly trail that's great for mountain biking, jogging and hiking.
Parks, trails, recreation, entertainment, shopping, dining and more in Draper, Utah
Looking for somewhere to take your sweetheart this Valentine's Day in the Salt Lake area? Here are a few suggestions for creating a memorable Valentine's Day.
Here are six great mountain biking trails close to Salt Lake City that are perfect for early or late season riding.
Here's everything you need to know about Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas, Hanukkah and New Year's holidays in Salt Lake City. This holiday guide will make your celebrations even better.
June brings some of Salt Lake city's most exciting outdoor events including the Pride Festival, SLC Arts Festival and the Salt Lake Farmers Market. Real Salt Lake, the Salt Lake Bees and the Utah Blaze all play in June. There's something for everyone in SLC this month, so here's to a terrific summer!
Themed family celebrations every month at Station Park in Farmington, Utah
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Hogle Zoo at the mouth of Emigration Canyon is Utah's most visited family attraction.
Family fun activities for President's Day Weekend in Salt Lake City, Utah
The shortest month of the year isn't short on fun Salt Lake City events. Here are a few of the guide's top picks.
Here's a complete A-Z list of restaurant reviews from Marsha Maxwell, About.com's guide to Salt Lake City, with new reviews being added regularly.
Foothill Cultural District - Top attractions on Salt Lake City's east side, including Hogle Zoo, This is the Place Heritage Park, the Natural History Museum of Utah, and Red Butte Garden.
Best brunches for Mother's Day in Salt Lake City, Utah
Show some love for Mother Earth with these Salt Lake City area Earth Day and green events for April.
Trail guide to Angel's Landing, probably the most famous hiking trail in Zion National Park and one of the most spectacular trails in the United States.
Family Activities for Spring Break in the Salt Lake City, Utah Area
Visit Their Website The Red Iguana is probably Utah's most famous restaurant. It's been featured in travel
Banish boredom with this list of Salt Lake City summer camps.
Get local meats, produce, baked goods and more, all winter long at the Downtown SLC Winter Market.
Here's a locals guide to attending the Sundance Film Festival held every January in Park City and Salt Lake City.
Utah athletes competing at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia
Here's a description of Salt Lake City's Capitol Hill neighborhood, including its landmarks, homes and residents.
Here's a list of Veteran's Day events throughout the Salt Lake Valley and around northern Utah.
The Beehive Tea Room in Salt Lake City, Utah is a cozy, nostalgic haven and a lovely place to enjoy a cup of tea, light lunch or dessert.
Facts about Salt Lake City's Rice-Eccles Stadium, including history, location, parking, transit, food and drink, and special event facilities.
Utah's Highway 12, which runs through Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument between Capitol Reef National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park, is perfect for a spectacular road trip almost any time of year, but especially in spring or fall.
Saffron Valley East India Café serves Indian street food and more traditional Indian fare in an elegant location in Salt Lake City's Avenues neighborhood. It is a sister restaurant to the popular Saffron Valley Indian Street Foods in South Jordan.
Here are some of Salt Lake City's best bookstores for your browsing enjoyment.
Thirteen of Salt Lake City's most popular attractions included with the Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass
Best sushi restaurants in Salt Lake City, Utah and surrounding areas.
Aristo's is Salt Lake's best Greek restaurant. Here's a review.
Gourmandise, the Bakery is one of Salt Lake City's favorite European-style bakeries and also offers cafe cuisine, select wines and beers, and small plates.
Bowling alleys in the Salt Lake City, Utah area
The Big Water/Little Water loop in Millcreek Canyon is a quick, easy hike that's close to Salt Lake City but feels a world away.
Heber Valley, about 50 miles from Salt Lake City, is a peaceful getaway that offers relaxing resorts, outdoor recreation, romantic inns, and fine dining. Here's a list of 17 things to do in Utah's scenic Heber Valley.
Oasis Cafe has long been a favorite Salt Lake City dining establishment for vegetarians, and they have plenty of good options for omnivores as well. Here's a review.
Taqueria 27 a casual, chic restaurant serving creative, impeccably prepared Mexican food along with a large variety of 100% agave premium tequilas.
Current Fish & Oyster - contemporary seafood at 3rd and 3rd in Salt Lake City
Restaurant review for Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill at the Gateway shopping and entertainment center in Salt Lake City, Utah
Maxwell's East Coast Eatery is serves great pizza and Italian food in a sports bar atmosphere in Park City, Utah. Here's a review.
This guide is designed to help you stay informed about the legislature's activities and the bills and issues you care about.
Celebrate Memorial Day in Salt Lake City
Step back in time with these old fashioned Utah small town summer festivals.
Easter and Passover events throughout the Salt Lake Valley and at nearby resorts.
It's almost impossible not to to have fun in Utah during July, with two big holidays, summer concerts, sporting events and more!
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What Utah experiences are the most memorable, the most inspiring, the most thrilling? Here's a list of five Utah experience everyone should try at least once in a lifetime.
Easter celebrations at Utah's ski resorts
Best Pizza in Salt Lake City, Utah and the Salt Lake Valley
El Chubasco serves fresh, tasty and inexpensive Mexican favorites to locals and tourists alike in Park City, Utah.
St. Patrick's Day celebrations and events in Salt Lake City, Utah
'Mary Stuart,' written in 1800 by Friedrich Schiller and re-translated in 2005 by Peter Oswald, is part of the 2012 season of the Utah Shakespeare Festival. Here's a review.
Keep up with University of Utah Runnin' Utes men's basketball - schedule, results, TV and radio info.
Some of Utah's oldest and most popular restaurants - The Bluebird, The Idle Isle Cafe, and Maddox Ranch House - are in the state's far north in Logan and Brigham City.
Saffron Valley in South Jordan, Utah, serves Indian street foods for lunch and dinner. Here's a review.