Ski, eat, drink, be very entertained, repeat
Who says ski trips have to be about cocoa in front of a fireplace, re-runs of ski movies and lodgings with ersatz-Alps decor? In Salt Lake City, days spent at Alta, Brighton, Solitude and Snowbird are bracketed by NBA games, thriving cocktail culture, big-name concert headliners, a cool club scene, Broadway shows, ballet, innovative urban eats and more. The Beehive State's capital is buzzing! Here are our picks for where to eat and drink—and what else to do for fun—when basing a ski or snowboard trip in Salt Lake City.