Downtown News and Blog

February 20, 2020

Downtown Alliance Legislative Watch 2020

The Downtown Alliance, with the support of the Salt Lake…
February 18, 2020

Upcycle your Style

Going green, saving dough and supporting local businesses has never…
February 07, 2020

Follow the Spice Trail - Discover downtown’s spicy…

Has the snow, cold weather and shorter winter days got…
January 27, 2020

Letter from the President: Air Quality Economics

Derek Miller, President & CEO, Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown…
January 23, 2020

Word on the Street - January 2020

Welcome to the new year! We’re seeing good progress on…
January 13, 2020

How to Fest...Salt Lake Style

Well, it’s almost here...Robert Redford’s renowned Sundance Film Festival is…
December 19, 2019

Remembering Twelve Downtown Moments from 2019

Dee Brewer, Executive Director, Downtown Alliance In 2020 I think…
December 13, 2019

Word on the Street - December 2019

The holiday season can only mean the new year is…
December 09, 2019

Come One, Come All! Salt Lake Unity Fest…

Twinkling lights at Temple Square, shopping at City Creek and…
November 22, 2019

Homeless Shelters Transition: We Must Provide Refuge and…

Derek Miller, President & CEO, Salt Lake Chamber and Downtown…
November 06, 2019

Baristas by Day, DJs by Night

Close your eyes for a minute and picture your favorite…
October 25, 2019

Word on the Street - October 2019

The dropping temperatures are evidence that we are close to…
October 16, 2019

Downtown SLC Mayoral Debate

CLICK HERE to watch the full Downtown SLC Mayoral Debate. …
October 14, 2019

Kensington Tower Architects Explain How Tower Presents a…

In an era of urban renaissance, rapid growth, and climate…
September 13, 2019

Executive Chef Matt Crandall - A lifelong commitment…

“I grew up in the restaurant business,” says Bourbon Group…
August 22, 2019

Ready, Sweat, Go

Wellness is having a moment, and the fitness world is…
August 12, 2019

Downtown Farmers Market Celebrates 28th Season in Pioneer…

The Downtown Farmers Market kicked off its 28th season in…
July 30, 2019

Word on the Street - July 2019

We’ve been experiencing a bit of a heatwave in SLC…
July 15, 2019

From Trains to Tacos - A Taste of…

Whether you are looking for guacamole or ghost stories, you…
June 24, 2019

The Other Utah Jazz

Stop me if you’ve heard this before – “But there’s…
June 20, 2019

Word on the Street - June 2019

The sun is shining and the streets are buzzing with…
June 13, 2019

Growth on the Horizon - Redefining Downtown's Skyline

Temperatures are not the only thing rising in downtown this…
May 23, 2019

Word on the Street - May 2019

The rain may be keeping us all from getting out…
May 06, 2019

Urban Exploration: Austin - Day 2

The Downtown Alliance can learn from the successes of other…
May 03, 2019

Urban Exploration: Austin - Day 1

The Downtown Alliance can learn from the successes of other…
April 24, 2019

Word on the Street - April 2019

At long last, the retail spaces along Regent Street are…
April 12, 2019

Checking in with Downtown's Top Hoteliers

Running a successful hotel, as you might guess, is no…