At This is the Place Heritage Park, you can treat your guests to an authentic western pioneer experience at one of the 11 incredible event venues catered by LUX Catering & Events. Nestled among the Twin Peaks mountains, the stunning natural surroundings provide backdrops that exude historic Western charm. The park provides sprawling green space at their outdoor venues ideal for large groups wanting a delicious Utah-style barbeque. But they also offer quaint indoor venues like their authentic pioneer homes that are perfect for corporate events or intimate milestone celebrations. There is a perfect venue for each and every event at This is the Place! Alcohol is allowed at these properties, and LUX Catering & Events can help craft the perfect menu to complement each individual event venue and style.
For a touch of history, Smoot Hall is the perfect venue, situated right inside the historic village at This is the Place Heritage Park. The quaint, historic hall exudes old-time charm with vintage furniture and decor, as well as unique iron chandeliers that accent the space. Perfect for intimate gatherings with up to 96 guests for seated celebrations.
This bold red brick building sits atop the hill at This is the Place, overlooking the lush natural surroundings and historic park. It’s ideal for small groups, as each of the two levels in the building seat just under 50 guests. The interior is simple and charming, with restored wood flooring and a natural palette that suits any event.
Pine Valley Chapel
Going to the chapel and we’re gonna get married… Pine Valley Chapel, that is! This sweet historic chapel exudes charm and is the perfect spot for wedding ceremonies for up to 120 guests. The stunning white facade with rich green accents on the windows provides the perfect backdrop for photos on your big day!
Built back in the 1800s, the historic John Pack Home is the perfect setting for a rustic, intimate event for up to 72 people. The building features natural wood beam ceilings and restored dark wood flooring, accented by vintage lighting and an original wood stove that adds a uniquely cozy charm to any event.
The Kimball Home is an elegant historic mansion that was originally constructed in the 1860s. The estate features a wrap-around porch for nearly 360-degree views of the incredible backdrop. Inside the home, you’ll find features like vintage lantern chandeliers, fireplaces and ornate tin ceilings that create an unparalleled charm. The outdoor space offers a waterfall and plenty of lawn space for 80 guests for a seated dinner or 100 guests inside the home.
Garden Place at Heritage Park
The Garden Place at Heritage Park boasts a cozy mountain lodge feel, surrounded by the majestic Twin Peaks mountains. The interior features a sky-high ceiling with exposed wood beams, a stately floor-to-ceiling handcrafted stone fireplace, as well as plenty of windows that allow the natural light to shine in on your event. The space can accommodate 350 inside for dinner but up to 500 with concert theater-style seating. The stunning outdoor patio also allows for dinner on the patio for up to 200 guests under the stars.
The Atkin Home is a cozy, quaint rock home sitting on a hill that is perfect for a small reunion or company meeting. It accommodates 40 inside for dinner in separate rooms or 96 guests outside for a magical dinner under the shadow of the surrounding mountains by moonlight.
Pioneer Event Center
Inside The Pioneer Center you can also find our 11th event venue, a beautiful and spacious gathering place, perfect for weddings, receptions, corporate events, parties, and more! Whatever you’re planning, This is the Place is here to help! Even with proper social-distancing measures, it’s easy to tour their venues and plan the perfect event.
Brigham Young Farmhouse
The original Brigham Young Farmhouse sits in an elegant rural setting, yet close to the city. Complete with a gazebo, it is ideal for summer weddings, receptions, family reunions and company parties. Accommodates over 500 on the lawn for dinner, so perfect for large groups looking to take advantage of the moderate Salt Lake City weather.
What's Your Style?
This is the Place is an uber-unique venue, providing event space options for literally every style and personality, all in one place. No matter what style you’re in search of, you’ll find it here, and LUX Catering & Events will be ready to help you with catering, floral and event design that will wow your guests and transform the space to bring your event vision to life!
2601 East Sunnyside Avenue
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Phone: (801) 924-7507