DESTINATION DISCOVERY: VISIT SALT LAKE
Don't forget to sign-up for one of the free Tourism Conference Destination Discovery Activities, sponsored by Visit Salt Lake. It's never too late. If you have already registered and didn't choose an activity, just shoot us an email.
Please note: ALL activities will meet at the Corner of South Temple & West Temple. Just outside of Abravanel Hall. Look for signs indicating your tour departure.
Explore Your Cultural Heritage = A trip to the new Discovery Center at the Family History Library will introduce guests to the many fun facets of personal and family discovery. The Discovery Experiences offer innovative technology and inviting activities through 44 touch-screen monitors, over 100 custom iPads, six recording studios, and 42 computers with research and discovery-experience capability. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm.
Performing Arts = The Salt Lake performing arts scene is well-established, alive and ever-growing. Take a private backstage tour of the iconic Eccles Theatre, Capitol Theatre, and Abravanel Hall. Salt Lake truly showcases Broadway, contemporary, comedy, music, symphony and more. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm tour goes until 4:30 pm.
Taste of Salt Lake = A culinary tour with educational discussions and tastings of award winning chocolatiers, salami and cheese makers. Meet local artisans making international waves. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm.
Hike The Bonneville Shoreline Trail = A local favorite with beautiful wild flowers along the path and some gorgeous viewpoints that overlook downtown Salt Lake. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm.
Mountain Bike City Creek Canyon = Enjoy a mountain bike trail along the benches of Salt Lake City. Escape into the foothills and enjoy the view of the valley. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm.
Green Bike Art District Tour = Take a ride to view unique outdoor street art and some of the finest galleries Salt Lake has to offer. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm.
Brew tour = On this tour, you will see firsthand how beer is made, learn about the Utah Beer Industry and taste some of the best beer in the West. Meet at the Salt Palace Convention Center in the South Plaza at 1:30 pm.
SPECIAL CONFERENCE OFFER: Take the 90-minute tour of Downtown Salt Lake on-board US Bus. Departs: 2:30 on Thursday, October 11th. Must book in advance & tickets are non-refundable. $20.00.
Points of Interest Include:
North Capitol Hill
The Cathedral of the Madeleine
Rice – Eccles Stadium
Utah Museum of the Fine Arts
Fort Douglas Military Museum
Natural History Museum of Utah/Red Butte Garden
“This is the Place” Heritage Park
Utah’s Hogle Zoo
The Leonardo / Library Square
City Creek Center / Hilton Flag Stop / Sheraton Hub Stop / Pioneer Park/Hampton Inn
Gateway center / Clark Planetarium
Salt Palace Convention Center
Family History Library/Temple Square