"The Sandlot" – A sweet, funny, coming-of-age baseball story about an early 1960s boyhood filmed in Salt Lake City. (Rated PG)
"High School Musical" – Filmed at East High School in Salt Lake City.
"The Butter Cream Gang" – Four teenage boys have fun and help people around town, filmed in Salt Lake City.
Green Jell-O with grated carrots – The dish of choice served at family reunions in Utah—honestly!
"A is for Arches: A Utah Alphabet" – With an aspect of Utah for every letter of the alphabet, this illustrated picture book will pique your child's interest in an upcoming trip to Utah. (Ages 2-8)
"Escape of Marvin the Ape" – Or any other picture book by Salt Lake City couple Mark and Caralyn Buehner. (Ages 2-8)
"Stetson, Street Dog of Park City" – A whimsical tale about a dog who lives in Park City, a ski town 30 minutes east of Salt Lake City. (Ages 5-8)
"Fablehaven" – A fantasy story about a brother and a sister who visit their grandfather's farm, which turns out to be inhabited by fairy creatures. Author Brandon Mull lives in the Salt Lake area. (Pre-teens and teens)