Hosted by Jason Mathis from the Downtown Alliance, ‘Downtown SLC’ is a new half hour show that discusses the people, the places and the events that help to shape Utah’s urban center. Tune into KCPW Thursday mornings at 10am to keep up to date with all things downtown!

Previewing the State of Downtown Report – and Event – With Jesse Dean

Today on the program we’re speaking with Jesse Dean, the Downtown Alliance’s Director of Urban Development. We’ll get a preview of next week’s State of Downtown event and about the report of the same name that explores the latest socioeconomic indicators about the state of our urban center. Podcast: Play in new window | Download […]

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Previewing the 2014 Utah Arts Festival with Lisa Sewell and Topher Horman

The Utah Arts Festival, which runs this Thursday through Sunday, is in its 38th year. We’ll speak with Arts Festival Executive Director Lisa Sewell, and with Topher Horman, who manages the event’s Fear No Film Festival, to get a preview of this beloved downtown event. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (41.4MB)

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Discovery Gateway and the Bumble Bee Bash!

Today we hear from Kirsta Albert, Director of Development and External Relations for Discovery Gateway. We’ll talk about the role this remarkable children’s museum plays in our city and about the upcoming Bumble Bee Bash. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (30.9MB)

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Kicking Off the Downtown Farmers Market with Kim Angeli and John Francis

The Downtown Farmers Market – a celebration of food and community – gets underway this Saturday. We’ll speak with Market Manager Kim Angeli and Amour Spreads owner (and market sponsor) John Francis to get a preview of this year’s farmers market. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (29.8MB)

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Pride Parade and Festival in Salt Lake’s Urban Center

The Utah Pride Festival takes place this week, culminating in the massive Pride Parade on Sunday. The parade, one of Utah’s largest, brings tens of thousands to downtown Salt Lake City to celebrate the state’s LGBT population. We’re joined by Snowbird’s Communication Manager Emily Moench and Squatter Brewpubs and Wasatch Beer COO Dough Hoeffling – […]

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