Econo Lodge Downtown
715 W. North Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84116
Phone: (801) 363-0062
Fax: (801) 359-3926
The Complex is a multi-purpose facility that entertains with, music, sports, cinema and lots more. The venue hosts concerts of various music genres, such as classic rock, contemporary, and more, while it also hosts sporting events like baseball, boxing, golf and more. The Complex even has a circus, a theater to air movies and ice-skating events among others. This all-in-one venue can accommodate anywhere from 100 to 3,000 people and is fast becoming the most popular event venue in the the country. Unique to itself, the vastness of its entertainment capabilities, you will find people from every age group here. Do contact for details.
The Utah State Fair Park provides space for seminars, trade exhibits, dances, weddings, livestock shows, auctions and parties. It is a venue that has something to offer for everyone. Ski sales, cat shows, belly dancing classes, ceramic and doll shows to slot machine sales are some of the events that take place at this venue.
The celebrated Salt Lake Hardware Building is an eminent edifice in Utah. This historical building is now transformed into a swanky venue that hosts weddings, receptions and similar events.
With a state-of-the-art sound system, effective lighting and an impressive list of performers, The Depot is Salt Lake City's most popular concert venue. Always abuzz with activity, it boasts of some big names in the music and entertainment industry. While in town, don't forget to check out a concert at this hot spot!
Occupying an impressive limestone structure built in 1905; this interactive museum offers the young and young-at-heart an entertaining look at the universe. An ideal reward for kids who behaved well while touring nearby Temple Square, the museum encourages participation with simulated space flights, star shows and dancing laser lights. Its Hansen Dome Theater boasts of over 200 seats and is the first of its kind to give viewers the pleasure of exploring the universe in three dimension without the use of glasses. The theater has spectacular projectors and its state-of-the-art acoustics are second to none. In addition, the Clark Planetarium is home to an ATK IMAX Theater which showcases Hollywood blockbusters along with informative films. The films generated by the Clark Planetarium have reached corners of the globe, and some of their applauded shows are Perfect Little Planet, Gateway to the Stars, Extreme Planets and the Ultimate Universe. Astronomy courses are available for all ages in the summer and special programs are scheduled throughout the year. Call ahead to find out show timings.
The Devereaux House or the Staines-Jennings Mansion dates back to the 1850s era. This historical landmark is now a classy event venue that hosts private events and functions. For details, check website.
The Palladium is known for the live acts and gigs it features the year round. With a hi-tech sound system and facilities, this venue is known for the great line-up of concerts it hosts. Providing a stage to upcoming and established bands and musicians, this venue is frequented by a young crowd with a preference for some fresh and original music.
Abravanel Hall seats more than 2,700 people and has 12 wheelchair spaces. The Hall mainly hosts symphony performances concerts and special events. The interior of the hall has curved surfaces on the walls and the ceiling. Apart from being acoustically superb, the hall has beautiful brass chandeliers with Bohemian crystals. Abravanel Hall is also the home of Utah Symphony & Opera. Some of the forthcoming performances are of Mark Knopfler, Jerry Seinfeld and LeAnn Rimes-Caring Foundation.
Tucked away near downtown, Lo-Fi Cafe is an unassuming spot that is quite popular among music lovers. Enjoy the concerts with tasty food and drinks. Or just sway on the dance floor. Equipped with a good sound and light system, this live performance venue is allows only those who are 21 years old and above. Some of their previous listings are Krafty Kuts, Knee High Fox, Green Leef, Mushroomhead and Powerman5000.
This world-famous choir broadcast its first radio performance in 1929 and has been performing around the world ever since. With critically acclaimed performances in venues ranging from the White House to Red Square in Moscow, this group is not to be missed. Performances take place at Temple Square, inside the Tabernacle where a massive pipe organ and outstanding acoustics back up the choir. Guests may attend both rehearsals and network broadcasts and should be seated at least 15 minutes before any performance begins. No admission fees are charged.
Founded in 1966, this popular dance theater brings the community the very best in modern dance. A museum and gallery of dance history is on display at the theatre, as well. The theatre archive has more than 230 dances by 90 choreographers, which provides diverse performances for everyone to enjoy. Here you will find both a world-view and a local appreciation for the art of dance. Bring the kids for an educational outing. Contact ArtTix for ticket prices and performance dates.
This new venue occupies the building once home to the defunct Wagner Bag Company. The intimate space houses a 150-seat black-box performance stage, rehearsal studios, and the offices of the Repertory Dance Theatre, the resident dance company. Built in 1990 as part of the Downtown Alliance's city-center revitalization efforts, the center hosts performances as progressive as the theatre itself. Various troupes take the stage for a wide variety of performances. Call to check the schedule and buy tickets.