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3419 Olympic Pkwy, Park City, UT 84098, USA
The Flying Ace All-Star Show, Sundays at 1pm during the summer months, is not to be missed. One dozen Olympic athletes in training, many from the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team, slide down huge watered ramps, launch 60 feet into the air, and pull...
528 Main St, Park City, UT 84060, USA
Park City has more than 80 buildings on the National Historic Register and locals take pride in getting historic preservation grants to fix up the old miners' shacks left behind from the silver mining days in the late 1890s. The best way to see a...
Main St, Park City, UT 84060, USA
Historic Main Street is the physical and spiritual heart of Park City, and a visit here without exploring its many treasures just wouldn't be right. With about 80 shops, boutiques, sporting goods stores, galleries, jewelers, T-shirt shops and...
638 Park Ave, Park City, UT 84060, USA
Start any Park City day of adventure with a few quiet moments enjoying a cup of joe at the quintessential local coffee shop. It's located in the community art center; the guitar-playing town mayor is one of the baristas (you'll get an earful about...
301 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
This place has fantastic exhibitions about first peoples, the unique geography of the Great Salt Lake, and even dinosaurs. Perfect for history geeks and dinosaur lovers (I'm both). They also have sweet family activities, like sleepovers and movie...
1048 E 2100 S #110, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
Epic brewing opened the Annex pub last year in anticipation of the Sugar House boom. A roster of high-octane beers (the sour apple saison clocks in at 7.7 percent alcohol) and fortifying food (pastrami burgers, beer-can chicken) immediately turned...
2165 S Highland Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84106, USA
Utahns are deep into DIY and have a soft spot for anything vintage. Unhinged, which recently moved into a bigger, brighter sugar house location, sells it all, from scruffy overalls to leather satchels made by salt lake–based QP collections. This...
307 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA
Cafe Trang is a nice, trendy, msg-free Vietnamese restaurant with four locations around Salt Lake Valley. The atmosphere is classy and relaxed and the servers are usually very friendly. Try the saigon noodle salad and spring rolls. They're...
50 N Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150, USA
Lots to do and see at the heart of the Mormon Church in Salt Lake City. If you are not put off by missionaries trying to convert you to their faith, make it your mission to enter the visitor center at the Mormon Temple. The statute of Christ is...
327 W 200 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA
Although Finca is one of my favorite dinner restaurants, I've recently been forgoing an evening meal and opting for a fabulous brunch. Finca has it all. Olive oil and chocolate pancakes with orange honey. Trout with fried chickpeas and peppers. A...
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