City-Sponsored Events

Autumn in Salt Lake City

Downtown Farmers’ Market
Saturdays 8 a.m.–2 p.m.
Tuesday's 4 p.m.–Dusk
Pioneer Park
350 South 300 West, Salt Lake City
 
Enjoy an exciting mix of local fresh food at the Downtown Farmers’ Market.
 
Utah's oldest farmers market opens June 14th and will be open every Saturday following from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. until October 25th. The evening market opens on August 5th, and will be held every Tuesday from 4 p.m. to dusk. Over 60 local vendors will offer locally grown fresh produce, locally raised meat, cheeses, dairy, baked goods, artisanal food, food trucks and more.
 

For details on the Saturday Market, click here.

For details on the Tuesday Market, click here.

Sugar House Farmers' Market
Fridays 4–8 p.m.
Sugarmont Plaza
2232 South Highland Drive, Salt Lake City
 
The Sugar House Farmers Market is proud to introduce small and emerging urban farms to the community.  While they emphasize local farmers and ranchers, they also provide booth space for arts and crafts, packaged foods such as cheese and pasta, and prepared food for eating on site. The market runs now through October 17, 2014.
Big Band Dance Nights
Every Tuesday
7:30–9:30 p.m.
Gallivan Center
239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City
  
Put on your dancing shoes! Excellence in the Community presents the Wasatch Jazz Project. Enjoy big band swing every Tuesday night, including free ballroom dancing lessons starting at 7:30pm from Ballroom Utah. For details, click here.

Gallivan Center Events
239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City
www.thegallivancenter.com

Food Truck Thursdays – Weekly
Big Band Dance Nights – Tuesdays; Weekly
Weekday Workouts – Weekly; Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Excellence in the Community Concerts – Monthly all year long (see below)

Excellence in the Community
Evening Concert Series
Now through the end of the year
Gallivan Center
239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City
www.excellenceconcerts.org

The Excellence in the Community Evening Concert Series presents a wide variety of Utah’s top local acts every month and is part of Salt Lake City’s Cultural Corridor. The Concert Series, part of a continued collaboration with the Gallivan Center is free and open to the public.

For more information, click here.

YouthCity Summer Program
Central City Recreation Center
615 South 300 East and other Salt Lake City locations
(801) 559-1555
www.slcgov.com/youthcity

Now enrolling 9-14 year olds for arts, skills, and recreation classes!

YouthCity serves Salt Lake City's young people ages 9-18 years old with innovative and enriching activities created with input from participants. The programs are located throughout the City, where young people can have fun while learning new skills. YouthCity currently provides teen, after-school and summer, arts, employment, sports, government and service learning programs.

For more information or to learn about other programs for 14-18 year olds, visit www.slcgov.com/youthcity.

 

Other Events in Salt Lake City

Downtown Alliance
www.downtownslc.org

To learn more about events taking place in Downtown, visit the Downtown Alliance events page by clicking, here.

Visit Salt Lake
www.visitsaltlake.com

To learn more about things to do in Salt Lake, click here.

Now Playing Utah
www.nowplayingutah.com

To learn more about events taking place in Utah, visit Now Playing Utah.com, click here.

City Holidays

Salt Lake City offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., except for holidays.
 

Veterans' Day Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 27, 2014
Day After Thanksgiving Friday, November 28, 2014
 

See the full city holiday schedule.