UPS Store (10/28/2013) The UPS Store in Sugarhouse.
Sugarhouse Star (10/28/2013) Picture shows downtown Sugarhouse and the famous floating star.
Take It Easy (10/28/2013) A bike locked next to the Men's Wearhouse Store in Sugarhouse.
Sterling Furniture (10/28/2013) Sterling Furniture is on the corner of 2100 South 1100 East in the heart of the Sugarhouse District.
Explosion of Color (10/28/2013) The bright construction materials in Sugarhouse created an explosion of color this last Fall.
Sugarhouse BBQ (10/28/2013) Sugarhouse Barbeque serves up southern cooking on 2100 South.
Snelgrove Sign (10/28/2013) Snelgrove was a Utah based brand of ice cream with its flagship store at 850 East 2100 South in Sugarhouse marked by a spinning art deco double ice cream cone. The company was purchased by Dreyer's which was acquired by Nestle, leaving just the cones.
Sugarhouse Ivy (10/28/2013) A climbing vine scales the cement wall of a parking garage in Sugarhouse. Click on the image to see the picture with perspective correction.
Mathnasiium (10/28/2013) The Sugarhouse Mathnasium is located at 1511 East 2100 South across the street from Sugarhouse Park.
Millie s Burgers (10/28/2013) Millie's Burgers is a fast food establishment at 2092 S 1000 E in Sugarhouse.
Petersen Art Center (10/28/2013) The Petersen Art Center in Sugarhouse offers art classes and sells Utrecht Art Supplies in downtown Sugarhouse.
Ekamai Thai (10/28/2013) Ekamai offers Thai cuisine just North of Sugarhouse Park.
Extended Stay America (10/28/2013) Extended Stay America offers suites for weekly and monthly rental in the heart of the vibrant Sugarhouse District.
The Sugarhouse District in Salt Lake City gained its name during various attempts by pioneer companies to economically refine sugar from sugar beets.
Sugarhouse Park was also the site of the first prison in Utah. The Sugarhouse prison was built in 1853. The adobe prison was torn down in 1951, and the prisoners moved to the new facility at the point of the mountain.
The merchants of Sugarhouse have long strived to create an alternative shopping district to downtown. With recent major renovations, the Sugarhouse shopping district maintains its reputation as an upscale shopping district with an intriguing combination of modern and older architeture.