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Things to Do in the Salt Lake City Area - Gardner Village

• Visiting the area? Start your Salt Lake City/Utah tour adventure at Gardner Village.
• Only 12 miles south of downtown Salt Lake City
• Easy access off I-15 and I-215 Freeways or via the Trax train system
• Parking is on site and free at Gardner Village


Small Shops...

Locally-owned and operated boutique shops in the Salt Lake City area. Shop for home décor, furniture, women's and children's clothing, antiques, fresh flowers, holiday and seasonal items, candy, quilts, jewelry, gifts and more.

Tempt your taste buds with fresh fudge and Utah's own salt water taffy, hand-dipped chocolates and caramel apples at the Chocolate Covered Wagon as featured on the Travel Channel and Food Network.

Big Experiences...

Stroll brick-lined paths on a unique-to-Utah shopping and dining adventure.

Gardner Village is not a big box chain store. It's not an overcrowded food court. It's a place where you can enjoy a local Utah experience and events.

Enjoy locally-owned and operated boutique specialty shops, unique to Utah.

CF Home Furniture & Design is located in a historic flour mill. You don't have to fly to Texas for Fixer Upper charm.



Enjoy an adventure at A Great Escape. To guarantee a reservation, the escape room must be booked in advance.

Discover the history of Gardner Village by reading information plaques on each building. The Gardner flour mill is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a Utah Historic Site. The mill was built by early Utah Mormon Pioneer, Archibald Gardner.

Delicious Dining and Local Food...

Dine in a historic flour mill or silo and enjoy local cuisine at Archibald’s Restaurant or watch a magician up close and personal while enjoying a five-course meal at Mystique Dining.

Enjoy fresh fudge and Utah's own salt water taffy, hand-dipped chocolates and caramel apples at the Chocolate Covered Wagon Chocolate Covered Wagon, as featured on the Travel Channel and Food Network. Chocolate Covered Wagon was named one of the Food Network Magazine's top 50 candy stores in America.

Indulge in mouth-watering pastries or a delicious salad and sandwich at the local Naborhood Bakery and Cafe. Advance reservations are highly recommended and may be required for your group's maximum efficiency.

Other things you’ll love about Gardner Village during your visit to the Salt Lake City area...

Enjoy a conference, meeting, reunion or party in our 400-seat meeting and event venue at The Gathering Place or Mill Plaza event venues.

Community events and festivals are held throughout the year like the popular Woodland Fairy Festival, the award-winning WitchFest and Christmas in the Village.

With advance notice, a member of the Gardner Village staff can hop on your coach and give a quick 5-minute introduction to Gardner Village.

Visit us on your way to and from the downtown Salt Lake City area or along any area of the Wasatch Front. We're located in the heart of the Salt Lake Valley.

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