Salt Lake City Getaway
May 2 - 6, 2018
Tour Begins & Ends in Sandy, Utah
for Single Accommodations
Arrival & Departure Details
Tour begins in Sandy, Utah. Hotel check-in is 3:00 PM. Our Welcome Meeting is scheduled for 7:30 PM.
Tour ends in Sandy, UT. Return transportation to Salt Lake City International Airport is included.
- Full Time Tour Manager
- Five Nights First Class Accommodations
- Welcome Meeting
- Handi Quilter Factory Tour
- Trunk Show
- Gardener Village
- Temple Square Tour
- Family Research Center
- The Beehive House
- Mormon Tabernacle Choir Rehearsal
- Dinner at The Roof Restaurant
- UQSM Multi-Day Show Admission
- Shop Hop
- Utah Quilt Guild Museum
- Farewell Dinner
- Signature Shopping Bag
- Baggage Handling
- 6 Meals: 4 Breakfasts, 2 Dinners
Day 1 – 4: Hilton Garden Inn, Sandy, Utah
Experience the majesty of beautiful Salt Lake City while attending the Utah Quilting and Sewing Marketplace.
Welcome to Utah
Welcome to Utah and the picturesque region of the Great Salt Lake. You’ll have time to unpack and relax before meeting your fellow travel companions and friendly Tour Manger at our evening Welcome Meeting.
Historic Temple Square
Enjoy the fresh mountain air and beautiful views on our way to HandiQuilter for a private factory tour and trunk show. Now filled with inspiration and ideas, you’ll delight in the rows of colorful fabrics at Pine Needles quilt shop located in the charming Gardner Village. Stroll the brick-lined paths and discover 22 boutique-style, locally-owned shops including Willow Hill Yarn Company and The Bead Farm. Later, we depart for Temple Square now brimming with colorful springtime tulips. With the spires of the Mormon Temple as our backdrop, we’ll enjoy the thousands of ornamental plants and blooming flowers that line Temple Square’s walkways . Visit the Family History Library and tour the Beehive House, once the home of Brigham Young, a leader in the Latter-day Saints movement. Savor a delicious dinner as you enjoy the breathtaking 10th-floor view of the Mormon Temple and the city beyond. After dinner we stroll through Temple Square to attend a rehearsal of the world-famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir. B, D
Attend the Utah Quilting & Sewing Marketplace today and marvel at over 500 exhibited quilts before shopping for notions at the nearly 200 booth vendor mall. Sharpen your skills at any of the 120 classes that are offered for every skill set. The day is yours to be immersed in the world of quilting. Tonight you can work on your latest project or share your newest find during our casual Sit & Sew. B
Return to the UQSM for more exploring and last minute shopping. Afternoon brings the excitement of a shop hop in the environs of Salt Lake City. At Quilt Etc., Elaine’s Quilt Block, and Thimbles and Threads, you’ll find an abundance of quilting fabric, notions, kits, and supplies. Tonight, we gather for a hearty Farewell Dinner in beautiful in downtown Salt Lake City.
Begin the day visiting the Utah Quilt Guild Museum for a private showing and lecture. The museum, housed in an old 1880’s hospital is located on the grounds of This Is The Place Heritage Park. Explore this living history museum and snap one last photo with new found friends before returning to Salt Lake International Airport.
Show and Class Info
For information regarding classes and events, please visit www.downunderdiversion.com