Downtown News and Blog

May 06, 2021

Downtown SLC Open Streets

Downtown SLC Open Streets - Closed to cars. Open for fun. It’s time to come out and play in the street! Downtown SLC’s Main Street will be closed to cars and transformed into a pedestrian promenade each Thursday, Friday and Saturday from noon - close this summer.  Restaurants, bars and shops between 400 South and South Temple will extend their service onto the sidewalks. Musicians and other artists will welcome everyone each night. Performers on the Promenade Downtown’s spacious Main Street corridor will be animated with buskers, activations and art performances from Exchange Place to City Creek Center between 6pm and…

 

June 15, 2021

Downtown Salt Lake City Celebrates Juneteenth

It took more than two years for Union troops to arrive in Galveston, Texas to…
June 08, 2021

Getting In and Around Downtown SLC

Summer is, gratefully, finally upon us. Restaurateurs have opened their patios and decks and the…
April 28, 2021

Food With a View: A Guide to Outdoor Dining in Downtown Salt Lake

For many, being served a meal outside feels just a little more special and festive…
April 15, 2021

Construction is Underway on a Downtown Triple-threat

In case it’s been a while since you’ve visited downtown, be prepared for lots of…
March 22, 2021

Frontline Workers can now get Vaccinated!

Attention all downtown restaurant, bar, retail, arts and hospitality workers 16 or older. Below is…
March 16, 2021

Salt Lake Film Society Emerges from the Pandemic Refocused on Community

When the pandemic made its abrupt arrival in Utah a year ago, the Salt Lake…
March 12, 2021

We're Hiring - Urban Affairs Program Manager

Urban Affairs Program Manager Position Description The Urban Affairs Program Manager is responsible for managing…
February 05, 2021

Word on the Street - February 2021

It’s starting to feel like we’re in the home stretch of the pandemic with vaccine…
February 02, 2021

Valentine's Day - Downtown Gift and Dining Deals

Ditch the chalky conversation candy hearts this Valentine's Day and head downtown where you'll find…