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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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Winter is for Evening Ice Skating and Thursday Food Trucks

The Gallivan Center is basically a big outdoor plaza for events, in the middle of downtown Salt... read more

Reviewed yesterday
HoleySneakers
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Ice skating fun

Went ice skating at the rink here with 2 kids. $9 for adults and $8 for kids included skate... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CentralCATraveler
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Central CA
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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.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“ice skating” (7 reviews)
“food trucks” (3 reviews)
“skate rental” (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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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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Reviewed yesterday

The Gallivan Center is basically a big outdoor plaza for events, in the middle of downtown Salt Lake City. There isn't always something happening, so sometimes it's a huge empty plaza -- though it's always a pleasant place to sit and relax. During the winter...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went ice skating at the rink here with 2 kids. $9 for adults and $8 for kids included skate rentals. Lockers available, but most people left their shoes under the outdoor benches. Restroom and concessions stand available as well. This outdoor rink was average sized...More

Thank CentralCATraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to take our kids for Christmas. We went the Friday night before Christmas and it was amazing. It was a little packed but that is expected for a Friday night and 2 nights before Christmas Eve. They really enjoyed the ice skating and it...More

Thank Ashley R
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I passed through Gallivan Center while exploring downtown SLC. I wish I had done more research to learn about this place prior to arriving. During winter there is an ice skating rink here that offers affordable skate rental, seating and heaters. Also...More

Thank KBJ278
Reviewed 5 October 2017

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

1  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

1  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

1  Thank ektidd
Reviewed 14 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

1  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

1  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

1  Thank Becky H
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