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The John W. Gallivan Utah Center

36 E 200 S, The entire block between Main and State sts., and 200 and 300 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-1986
+1 801-532-0459
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Nice place to see shows

After I had eaten some lunch, I wondered down the street to this place...and walked right into a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Almaz A
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Los Angeles, California
Excellent free concerts

Wow, we've were pleasantly surprised at the wonderful Free music venue. Symphony's , Jazz, Big... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
MarciaRI
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Arizona
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Also known as "Salt Lake’s outdoor living room," this city park hosts a variety of festivals, concerts and gatherings throughout the year.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice skating” (5 reviews)
“food trucks” (3 reviews)
“free concerts” (3 reviews)
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36 E 200 S, The entire block between Main and State sts., and 200 and 300 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84111-1986
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+1 801-532-0459
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After I had eaten some lunch, I wondered down the street to this place...and walked right into a live rock show and BBQ food trucks. }: The food smelled so good - yikes! Its a nice place to hear music and there are no bad...More

Thank Almaz A
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Wow, we've were pleasantly surprised at the wonderful Free music venue. Symphony's , Jazz, Big Band. There were people dancing ...a great time for all. They provide the chairs/seating usually 7 or 8 pm till 9 or 10 pm And about 1/2 mile walk from...More

Thank MarciaRI
Reviewed 27 April 2017

While visiting from out of state, I was invited to attend The Joe McQueen Quartet Concert at the Gallivan Center. The facility was perfect--the acoustics were good and with glass lining both long sides of the room the views of the city and mountains were...More

Thank ektidd
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I used to work in the American Stores building that's right next door. I loved walking out in this courtyard in the summer. It's nice to go out there to have lunch and take a break. They also have concerts out here in the summer...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 21 March 2017

The Gallivan Center is unique. It is what you make of it. There is interesting architecture, lots of outdoor space, a surprise around every corner. There are bricks with people's names in them and a kiosk where you can get information. I've been there during...More

Thank SuBoddie
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We took our teenagers ice skating here and they had a great time. It was reasonably priced and a good environment. It was safe enough to leave them while we went to lunch and I would recommend this place to families who like to ice...More

Thank Becky H
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Thanks for having a great place to host an all around event. Parking was easier than expected. Walking distance from the TRAX and the mall.

Thank mytime2shine
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The center has a huge open air stage fronting a concrete and grass seating area to watch performances. The night we wondered by (it is part of the Temple Square area) there was a swing band playing tunes from the 30s to 50s. There were...More

Thank StonecreekArabians
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We spent some time in this area during our recent trip to SLC. This is a really beautiful place in the heart of downtown. You should keep an eye on the SLC events calendar, as many events happen here. The newly renovated John W. Gallivan...More

Thank WorldTravelers34
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a great little urban plaza in the heart of SLC. During the summer there's daily 1 hr lunch concerts, free workouts in the evenings, Tuesday nights free big band dance night, Thursdays are excellence in community concerts evening and Food Trucks during lunch...More

Thank Sketrs
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