Why Choose Our Destination?
Salt Lake offers a one-of-a-kind combination of metro and mountain - an urban oasis with a breathtaking alpine backyard. Salt Lake has the infrastructure and amenities for conventions large and small combined with jaw-dropping scenery, easy access, and a compact, walkable convention district. Getting here is a snap, with easy access by road, rail, and air. In fact, Salt Lake City International Airport is within 10 minutes of the downtown convention district, with 700+ daily flights. Located in our convention district is the Salt Palace Convention Center. The perfect place for meetings of any size or occasion, with nearly one million sq. ft. of meeting and exhibit space. Within walking distance of the convention center you will find a host of accommodations with 7,300+ hotel rooms. The Convention district can also offer cozy hotels to five diamond properties for all your meeting needs. Our nearby mountain resorts offer alpine luxury just 35 minutes from the convention district. Upscale conference facilities, year-round recreational opportunities, and breathtaking scenery can turn your meeting into a one-of-a-kind mountain retreat. During your meeting Salt Lake has many dining options. Whether you're looking for fine dining or the best all-American burger and fries you can find, Salt Lake's dining scene will surprise you. You'll find over 200 restaurants bars and brewpubs downtown, and over 70 of them serve authentic ethnic cuisine.
Getting to Salt Lake is easy. Salt Lake City International Airport makes travel one of the easiest parts of your convention. • Served by all major U.S airlines • Located 8 minutes from downtown convention district • Delta Air Lines' western hub (check out the Delta Meeting Network for savings up to 10%) • Over 50,000 seats on 700+ scheduled daily flights • 92 cities with non-stop service, including Paris and Amsterdam (view the direct flights map and sample prices) • Ranked #1 for on-time arrivals and departures, including the most "on-time" airport in North America as ranked by FlightStats Find out more about Salt Lake City International Airport
Distance from airport
- Salt Lake City International Airport
12.87 km from city center
Historic Temple Square
Clark Planetarium/IMAX Theatre
City Creek Center
The Gateway Shopping Center
Utah State Capitol
Salt Palace Convention Center an SMG Managed Facility
Nestled in the downtown Salt Lake City, Salt Palace Convention Center an SMG Managed Facility is the perfect place for meetings of any size. Visit Salt Lake wants to make sure your event in Salt Lake is a success - we're dedicated to helping you.
Mountain America Expo Center
The Mountain America Expo Center is centrally located in the heart of Salt Lake's residential community, providing easy access to visitor's along the entire Wasatch Front. The exposition center is ready to host any event.
We have 6,006 new reasons to meet in Salt Lake with the state's largest rooftop solar panel array on top of the Salt Palace Convention Center. The 1.65 megawatt installation on top of the Salt Palace Convention Center: - Offsets approximately 17% of Salt Palace's annual electric consumption, enough to power 228 homes for a year. - Reduces the environmental impact similar to avoiding the emission of 2,234 tons of carbon dioxide each year and not driving 325 cars each year. - Covers 198,000 square feet, about the size of 5 football fields.