Special Events

By ANNIE ROE UNION STATION BLOGGER Christmas is just around the corner, and Ogden has been getting ready since November. You can see lights downtown, trees in windows, and holiday decorations wherever you go. Christmas village, now, is the centerpiece of Ogden’s holiday decorations, but years past saw some impressive displays all over town. Major […]

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  Channel 32, Univision, out of Salt Lake City, was busy interviewing folks outside of Union Station on Friday about Saturday’s Hispanic Fest. Their coverage will be on tonight’s 5 p.m. news, the reporter said. The festival is being hosted by LUPEC (Latinos United Promoting Education and Civic Engagement), a Weber county group formed recently […]

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Artwork for this year’s Secret Art Show was hung Tuesday morning in Union Station’s grand lobby so come on down and take a look.   Amazing stuff, really cool, some of it really fun, and all for sale this Friday. Just to review: Doors open at 6 p.m. At 6:30 bidding starts. You pay $10 […]

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Got a sneak peek at the Gallery at the Station show for Traces of the West this year and, my word, this stuff is wonderful. The Gallery is hosting a region-wide show, the works attracted by a pretty hefty prize for first place. The works in painting, drawing, sculpture, bronze, leather and metal, are just […]

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Union Station at 90 The folks in the Union Station Foundation are smiling today. Ogden’s City Council stepped up Tuesday night and showed it really does support what several members of that council called “the gem of Ogden.” They backed that up with money, too. The deal’s still got a couple of hoops to jump through, but […]

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Ogden Mayor Mike Caldwell at C-Span press conference OK, maybe not astound, but that seems to be how you are supposed to write internet headlines these days.   But, seriously, C-Span is visiting Ogden to do a series of stories to be shown via Comcast May 3 and 4. It’s part of their C-Span Cities […]

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Thank you everyone! WHAT IF YOU COULD SHAPE UTAH’S FUTURE IN A SINGLE DAY? ON THURSDAY, MARCH 20, 2014, YOU CAN!  Please make a donation to the Union Station Foundation. The Foundation is dedicated to the preservation, restoration and operation of Ogden’s UNION STATION including the museums and art galleries. No need to wait until the 20th, […]

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Loved the annual Hostler’s show at Union Station so much I had to go twice. Story Trentelman   Of course, on Saturday I was shepherding grandchildren around. When you are busy watching grandkids you don’t see much of the show. I had to help carry, feed and help get them to the train ride out […]

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