Downtown News and Blog

February 01, 2023

CENTRAL TO TRANSFORM GALLIVAN

A celebration of local art, music, and food, CENTRAL will reimagine Gallivan Plaza with a curated three-day experience over All-Star Weekend. Free, and welcoming to all ages, CENTRAL will run 1-10 pm, February 17, 18, and 19. CENTRAL is underwritten by Salt Lake City, Downtown Alliance, The Blocks, and Visit Salt Lake. Norbert Bueno and his creative team at Bandah designed an immersive installation featuring 25 musicians and upcycled shipping containers with a museum-quality exhibit of local artists. “Our creative team referenced Utah landscapes, music, cultures, downtown’s urban environment and, of course, basketball in creating this experience.” said Bueno.…

 

February 08, 2023

CENTRAL TRANSFORMARÁ GALLIVAN

UNA CELEBRACIÓN DEL ARTE LOCAL DURANTE EL FIN DE SEMANA ALL-STAR Una celebración de arte,…
February 07, 2023

10 Downtown Date Night Ideas for 2023

February is, of course, the month of love. It’s also typically the last month of…
February 02, 2023

ALL ABOARD THE FUN TRAIN!

NBA fans and locals riding UTA TRAX downtown during NBA All-Star Weekend will enjoy singers,…
January 18, 2023

HOW TO SUNDANCE IN STYLE IN SLC

Did you know more people will watch Sundance premieres in Salt Lake than in Park…
January 05, 2023

Q&A with Jesse Meredith, UMOCA Artist in Residence

Artist Jesse Meredith is curious; mostly, it seems, about why things are the way they…
December 23, 2022

GUIDE TO NEW YEAR'S EVE DOWNTOWN

Not everyone celebrates New Year's Eve the same way. So, we've got the definitive guide…
December 05, 2022

West Side Wonders: A Few of Our Fav Shops on Downtown’s West Side

Sure, much has been said and written about vibrant downtown destinations like Main Street, Edison…
November 15, 2022

HOT BUNS, A HALF-DOZEN NEW EATERIES, AND A FINAL TEASE IS DEF WORTH THE READ

ON THE STREET--NOVEMBER Every few weeks, when we publish an On The Street column, we…
October 27, 2022

THE GLORIOUS RETURN OF THE BUSINESS LUNCH

During the last two and a half years, the metamorphic effect of administrators and white…