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Salt Lake City 24th of July Events - celebrate...
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!
Dangerous or just creepy? How to identify...
Utah is home to three species of dangerous spiders. Here is information about all three, plus tips for spider bite safety and first aid.
Harmless or lethal? Learn to identify the...
Venomous snakes of Utah, with outdoor safety and first aid information.
Salt Lake City Events: What's Going On in July...
It's almost impossible not to to have fun in Utah during July, with two big holidays, summer concerts, sporting events and more!
Summer Concerts in Salt Lake City - 100+...
Summer concerts in SLC - Twilight Concerts, Snowbird, Deer Valley, Gallivan Center - more than 100 concerts at 15 venues in Salt Lake City, Utah!
Great Family Hikes Near Salt Lake City
Here's a list of easy and entertaining family hikes in the Salt Lake area.
Cecret Lake (Secret Lake) Trail - a gorgeous,...
The Cecret Lake trail is one of the most beautiful and rewarding easy family hikes in the Wasatch.
Grab a blanket! Free movies under the stars in...
Free outdoor movies throughout the summer in the Salt Lake City, Utah area.
8 Ski Resorts Worth Visiting in the Salt Lake...
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.
Short On Cash? Try These Attractions in Salt...
It doesn't take a lot of money to enjoy the best of what Salt Lake has to offer. Here's a list of free things to do in Salt Lake City that can enrich your life without impoverishing your finances.
One Dozen Fresh Salt Lake Area Farmers Markets
Farmers markets offer wonderful farm fresh produce and a fun atmosphere. Here's a list of great farmers markets in the Salt Lake area.
Bell Canyon
Bell Canyon is close to the city, but it feels miles away with gorgeous lakes, streams, waterfalls and lush vegetation.
13 Guy Fieri-Approved Utah Restaurants
Utah restaurants featured on the Food Network TV show Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives with Guy Fieri
Don't Miss These Top Attractions in Salt Lake...
Top attractions for visitors and locals in Salt Lake City.
Banish Your Kid's Boredom with 17 Salt Lake...
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.
Cool Fun for Kids of All Ages - SLC Swimming...
Swimming pools, splash pads and water parks in Salt Lake County and nearby areas. Many are free!
Try This Recipe for Utah Funeral Potatoes
Funeral potatoes are cheesy au gratin potatoes that LDS Relief Societies frequently serve as part of a dinner prepared for the grieving family to eat after a loved one's funeral. People of all religious persuasions enjoy creamy, cheesy funeral potatoes, not just at funerals but for any occasion that calls for for an easy, crowd-pleasing recipe.
August Events in SLC - hot summer fun with...
August is an amazing time for the arts, music and sports in Salt Lake City. Here's a list of fun ways to get out and enjoy SLC's summertime!
Things to Do Around Bear Lake, the "Carribbean...
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.
If You Believe - Real Salt Lake Schedule and...
RSL regular season schedule, including TV and radio information and game results.
Salt Lake City 4th of July Events: What's Going...
Parades, fireworks, festivals, concerts, sporting events and more to turn up the temperature on your 4th of July celebration in Salt Lake City!
Utah Scorpions
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.
Discover Salt Lake City's Best Shopping Malls
The best shopping malls in the Salt Lake City, Utah area.
The Five Best Fly Fishing Spots Near Salt Lake...
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 City's Iconic Buildings
Salt Lake City's iconic buildings - must see for visitors and locals.
Photo Tour: Downtown Salt Lake's City Creek...
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.
The Best Trampoline Parks and Bounce Play Areas...
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.
Salt Lake City's Best Bakeries
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.
Because everyone loves free - free museums in...
Salt Lake City has a number of interesting free museums. Other museums that normally charge admission have free exhibits or regular free days.
Kids Eat Free deals in Utah - because everybody...
Save money with Kids Eat Free deals in Utah.
11 of Salt Lake City's Most Romantic Restaurants
Salt Lake's best restaurants for romantic occasions.
22 Things to Do in Sandy, Utah
22 things to do in Sandy, Utah: community events, sports, recreation, entertainment, dining and shopping
Parking in Downtown Salt Lake City
How to find the best parking spots in downtown Salt Lake City.
Snakes, spiders and scorpions - Utah's venomous...
Snakes, spiders and scorpions are the three types of venomous creatures that live in Utah.
Salt Lake City Snowfall Dates
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.
October Events in Salt Lake City - Halloween,...
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.
A Month-by-Month Guide to Salt Lake City Weather
Average high and low temperatures and precipitation month by month for Salt Lake City, Utah
Top Utah Food Gifts
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.
Salt Lake City Holiday Events - Music, Theatre,...
Music, theater, dance, parties, light displays and more great events to celebrate the holidays in Salt Lake City, Utah
Free Holiday Events in Salt Lake City for 2014
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.
Utah's Sales Tax Explained
An explanation of sales tax rates in the state of Utah.
Utah Cuisine: Fry Sauce
Here's a history and some background on Utah's favorite condiment, fry sauce.
Salt Lake City's Alternative Movie Theaters
These Salt Lake City movie theaters all offer something a little out of the ordinary.
A Walking Tour of West Downtown Salt Lake City
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.
September Events in Salt Lake City - festivals,...
Here's a select list of fun September events for everyone in the Salt Lake area.
Salt Lake's Sugar House: No Sugar, Just...
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.
Salt Lake Area Romantic Hotels
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.
Salt Lake City's must-see attractions
Find out what makes Salt Lake City unique with this list of must-see attractions.
Hot and juicy - best steak restaurants in Salt...
Sometimes you just gotta have a big, juicy steak. Here are some of the Salt Lake area's best restaurants for steak lovers.
Things to Do Around Logan, Utah
Things to do in and around Logan, Utah - outdoor recreation, performing arts venues, festivals, pioneer historic sites, unique dining and more.
Spooky fun with SLC Halloween Events
All the best Halloween events for Salt Lake City, including haunted houses, corn mazes, concerts, Trick or Treat events, community parties and more.
Utah Jazz 2014-2015 Schedule with TV Listings,...
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.
12 Things to Do in South Jordan - shopping,...
Things to do in South Jordan, Utah - shopping, movies, restaurants, parks, trails, community events and more
Prom Dresses in SLC
Best places to get special occasion dresses in the Salt Lake City, Utah area
Banish boredom! Salt Lake area summer camps:
Banish boredom with this list of Salt Lake City summer camps.
Utah Cuisine: Mormon Scones (Fry Bread)
To a lot of Utahns, Salt Lake City.
Salt Lake City December Event Planner
Here are the guide's top picks for Salt Lake City December events, including holiday events, non-holiday events and holiday light displays.
Free movie screenings all year long in Salt...
Movie lovers can find free film screenings all year long in Salt Lake City.
Whip up something delicious with Salt Lake area...
Cooking classes in Salt Lake City, Utah and surrounding areas
Fan Guide to Rio Tinto Stadium, home of Real...
Rio Tinto Stadium is a beautiful 25,000-seat sports and entertainment facility in the Salt Lake City suburb of Sandy, Utah. It's the home of Salt Lake City's Major League Soccer franchise, Real Salt Lake.
The Best Inexpensive, Romantic Restaurants in...
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.
Utah Utes Football Schedule with TV Info
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.
19 Amazing Burgers in Salt Lake City
Best burger places in Salt Lake City
Shop Local, Save Money With SLC Deals,...
More than a dozen ways to save money on almost everything in Salt Lake City: dining, entertainment, services, groceries, clothing, household goods and more.
Salt Lake City's best attractions in two square...
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.
The Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass
The Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass offers inexpensive access to many of the Salt Lake area's best attractions.
Temple Square and Surroundings
A walking/photo tour of Salt Lake City's Temple Square and its surroundings
Escape to the great outdoors - Camping spots...
Favorite camping spots within two hours' drive of Salt Lake City.
Labor Day Events in Salt Lake City
Squeeze the last drop of fun out of summer with these Salt Lake City area Labor Day weekend activities.
13 Things To Do For New Year's Eve in Salt Lake...
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.
The Avenues
Here you'll find a complete profile of the Avenues neighborhood, including its history, demographics, homes and apartments, schools, dining, events and community information.
Park City's Rail Trail
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.
Utah's best beaches - spend a day at the beach...
Spend a day at the beach in Utah at Herriman Lake, Deer Creek, Bear Lake, Lake Powell or Antelope Island.
Angel's Landing
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.
Al Fresco Patio Dining in Salt Lake City
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.
Top Places to Get Thanksgiving Dinner in Salt...
Here's a list of top restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner in Salt Lake City or at nearby resorts.
How to Use Utah's Sex Offender Registry
Learn how to use Utah's Sex Offender Registry to find out if a sex offender lives in your neighborhood.
BYU Football Schedule with TV Info
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.
SLC Connect Pass Attractions
Thirteen of Salt Lake City's most popular attractions included with the Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass
Salt Lake City Restaurant Reviews A-Z
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.
Your Ultimate Guide to March Events in Salt...
Salt Lake City's ready for spring - did you know that March 1 marks the end of "meteorological winter"?
Salt Lake City weather extremes - temperature...
Extreme record temperatures, precipitation and wind events for Salt Lake City, Utah
Gardening Classes in Salt Lake City
Learn about gardening in Utah's climate with these Salt Lake City gardening classes.
Free Salt Lake City Halloween Events - Kids'...
Fun, free Halloween events for the whole family in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas.
Old fashioned fun with small town summer...
Step back in time with these old fashioned Utah small town summer festivals.
November Events in Salt Lake City - Sports,...
Here's a list of the guide's top event picks for November Salt Lake City, Utah.
Six Great Rides
Here are six great mountain biking trails close to Salt Lake City that are perfect for early or late season riding.
Treat Mom to a fabulous brunch this Mother's Day
Best brunches for Mother's Day in Salt Lake City, Utah
The Red Iguana
Visit Their Website The Red Iguana is probably Utah's most famous restaurant. It's been featured in travel
Food Makers Tour of Northern Utah
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.
Hogle Zoo
Hogle Zoo at the mouth of Emigration Canyon is Utah's most visited family attraction.
Maxwell's East Coast Eatery
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.
Summer fun in SLC - make the most of summer!
Summer events in Salt Lake City - more than 100 ideas for making the most of summer!
Thanksgiving Day Events in Salt Lake City:...
Here are the guide's picks for some of the best Thanksgiving Day events in the Salt Lake City area.
It's movie night - Salt Lake City movie...
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.
Chadder's
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.
Utah Bucket List
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.
9 Beloved Salt Lake City Bookstores
Here are some of Salt Lake City's best bookstores for your browsing enjoyment.
10 romantic proposal spots in Salt Lake City,...
10 romantic proposal spots in Salt Lake City, Utah
What are Utah's most popular baby names, and...
What are the most popular baby names in Utah, and how do they compare to national trends?
Salt Lake City Holiday Light Displays : A list...
Holiday light displays are an indispensable part of the season. Here are the best in the Salt Lake area.
Your Ultimate Guide to Salt Lake City's...
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.
Salt Lake City Events: What's Going On in June...
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!
Discover the Most Romantic Ways to Celebrate...
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.
Salt Lake City December Events - Sports, Music,...
Here's a list of non-holiday December events for Salt Lake City.
Aristo's
Aristo's is Salt Lake's best Greek restaurant. Here's a review.
Salt Lake County Flight Park
Salt Lake County Flight Park at Point of the Mountain is one of the best hang gliding and paragliding spots in the world.
Work up an appetite! Turkey Trots and...
Thanksgiving races and turkey trots in Salt Lake City and northern Utah
Salt Lake City's Best Easter Brunches
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.
Trail Spotlight: Taylor Creek
Taylor Creek (Middle Fork) is a fun, easy day hike in the Kolob section of Zion National Park.
Beat the Heat! Five cool hiking trails near...
Cool hiking trails to beat the summer heat on the Wasatch Front near Salt Lake City
Old Fashioned Dining in Northern Utah
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.
Utah's Highway 12
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.
Salt Lake City Community Christmas Events: Free...
Community Christmas and Holiday Events throughout the Salt Lake Valley.
Utah Sleigh Rides
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.
Your Ultimate Guide to April Events in Salt...
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.
Gourmandise, the Bakery
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.
The Sweet Tooth Fairy
Here's a review of the Sweet Tooth Fairy, a Utah-based bakery serving cupcakes, cookies and unique cakebites.
Salt Lake City January Events - Sports, Music,...
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.
Best Sushi Restaurants for Salt Lake City, Utah
Best sushi restaurants in Salt Lake City, Utah and surrounding areas.
Spring Break Family Fun in Salt Lake City
Family Activities for Spring Break in the Salt Lake City, Utah Area
Kick off summer and celebrate Memorial Day in...
Celebrate Memorial Day in Salt Lake City
Show some love for Mother Earth with these SLC...
Show some love for Mother Earth with these Salt Lake City area Earth Day and green events for April.
Get your farmers market fix all winter long -...
Get local meats, produce, baked goods and more, all winter long at the Downtown SLC Winter Market.
Salt Lake City Sports Bars
It's game on at Salt Lake City's sports bars, where great friends, great food, great drinks and great TV go great together.
Family Activites for President's Day Weekend
Family fun activities for President's Day Weekend in Salt Lake City, Utah
The Pie Pizzeria
The Pie Pizzeria, located in Salt Lake, Ogden, Murray and South Jordan, serves some of Utah's favorite pizza. Here's a review.
Black Friday Shopping - A Shopping Guide for...
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.
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in SLC
St. Patrick's Day celebrations and events in Salt Lake City, Utah
Faustina
Faustina on the east side of downtown Salt Lake City is an elegant yet cozy lunch and dinner spot with creative, delicious food, an eclectic, carefully selected wine list, a full bar, banquet room and comfortable patio for al fresco dining. Here's a review.
Salt Lake's Historic Capitol Hill
Here's a description of Salt Lake City's Capitol Hill neighborhood, including its landmarks, homes and residents.
Taqueria 27 in Salt Lake City and Holladay
Taqueria 27 a casual, chic restaurant serving creative, impeccably prepared Mexican food along with a large variety of 100% agave premium tequilas.
Salt Lake City Mother's Day Events and Gift Ideas
Event, dining and gift ideas for celebrating Mother's Day in Salt Lake City, Utah
Backstage at Hale Centre Theatre
An elaborate spiral lift system elevates and rotates the stage at Hale Centre Theatre in West Valley City, Utah.
Hang out and talk cinema at the SLC Festival Cafe
Sicilia Pizza Kitchen hosts the SLC Festival Cafe featuring live local music during the Sundance Film Festival.
Review - Sweet Home Chicago brings a taste of...
Sweet Home Chicago in Draper serves authentic Chicago-style pizza. Here's a review.
Salt City Burger Company
Salt City Burger Company in Sandy and Bountiful, Utah, serves tasty gourmet burgers, fries, salads and grilled chicken. Here's a review.
Salt Lake City Martin Luther King Day Events:...
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be remembered at events throughout the Salt Lake Valley on the third Monday in January and during the rest of the week.
Pumpkin patches and corn mazes for fall fun in...
Pumpkin patches and corn mazes for family fun in northern Utah
Utah's 2014 Olympians
Utah athletes competing at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia
Salt Lake City Holiday Guide
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.
Plan a Peaceful Getaway in Heber Valley, Utah
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.
Easy hike in Millcreek Canyon - Big Water/Littl...
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.
Citizen's Guide to the Utah State Legislature
This guide is designed to help you stay informed about the legislature's activities and the bills and issues you care about.
SLC salutes veterans with special events Nov....
Here's a list of Veteran's Day events throughout the Salt Lake Valley and around northern Utah.
Discover Salt Lake City's Best Easter and...
Easter and Passover events throughout the Salt Lake Valley and at nearby resorts.
Beyond Glaze
Beyond Glaze, with locations in Salt Lake City and Draper, Utah, takes doughnuts to the extreme with dozens of exotic flavors. Here's a review.
Best Ways to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Salt...
People of all nationalities like to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, even if it's only to eat some delicious Mexican food and drink a margarita or two. Here are some of the best Cinco de Mayo celebrations in SLC.
Tarahumara Comida Mexicana
Tarahumara is a fresh, casual Mexican restaurant in Midway, Utah. Here's a review.

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