Apr
18

Get-Away Giveaway, 5-night RV rental vacation!

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  Are you ready for a vacation? So am I! And what could be better than a FREE five day RV vacation?! Access RV is giving away a 5 night RV Rental vacation with 800 miles included in one of their current year 31′ double slide out motorhomes!! RV includes, TV/DVD with 5.1 surround, GPS…
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Apr
16

10 ways to celebrate Earth Day 2014 in Ogden

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  1-Volunteer with Ogden Trails Network- The OTN is a partnership between the city of Ogden and volunteers within the community. With so many great trails comes a lot of maintenance and OTN is committed to keeping Ogden’s trails beautiful.  Check out their FB page as well as Front Climbing Gyms FB page for trail dig…
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Apr
15

Baby Animal Days Giveaway!

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Spring is here and that means so are all the adorable baby animals at USU botanical Center’s ‘Baby Animal Days’. I have been looking forward to hugging all the baby animals all year long and I can not wait until May when it officially opens. To celebrate the upcoming event I have partnered with USU…
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Apr
14

Indie Ogden’s guide to Easter weekend 2014

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Saturday Special Events Nature Center Earth Day Celebration: The Nature Center’s outdoor glen will be filled with tons of earth-friendly ideas, a native plant sale, product booths, workshops and fun activities! All of Utah’s green gurus will be on hand with topics ranging from bee keeping, composting, and invasive weeds, to Llama cart rides and a climbing…
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Apr
12

Indie Ogden Event Spotlight: Holgafest at Ogden Arts Festival

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What is Holgafest? Holgafest is a photographic exhibit featuring images captured with a Holga Camera. It will be a big part of the Ogden Arts Festival and the images will remain at Gallery 51 during the month of June. I felt that the festival would benefit from a large photographic project and since Holga photography…
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Apr
11

Indie Ogden Review: Winder Farms

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I have walked by the Winder Farms stand at the Ogden Farmers Market many times, I even stopped a few times to grab a pamphlet. When I saw a $50 credit on Facebook I knew I had to sign up right then . Winder Farms is a local food delivery that has been bringing  farm…
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Apr
10

Ogden Restaurant Week

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Ogden Restaurant Week starts this Friday and it’s a foodie event you don’t want to miss. April 11th-20th you can try out 16 great local restaurants for just $8 for a 2 course and $15 for a 3 course meal, that’s some seriously good eats for a seriously good price. We sent a few questions over to Steve…
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Apr
07

Indie Ogden Review: April’s Mercolocal box

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Another month, another box of amazing goods.  I have been thoroughly enjoying my Merco Local subscription and this month did no disappoint. by now my family knows that when the box comes there is exciting gifts inside and I made the mistake of leaving mine out unattended and finding 2 children and a dog rooting…
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Apr
06

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Ogden Climbing Festival

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  Ogden climbing fest is back again and this year is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever. I chatted with founder, Daniel Turner and Gear:30 guru Brandon Long about this year’s event. Check it out and get excited! When/how did Climbing fest get started? Daniel: In 2008 I , (Coordinator for the…
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Apr
04

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Smokey’s BBQ & Grill

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You may have heard about a new BBQ joint coming to town in the Historic Helena Hotel on 25th street. Alleged has been hosting some sampler night where you can test out some of the delicious grub that Smokey’s will offer. Check out the spotlight interview I did with owner, Tyrone Perry, about his famous…
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Apr
03

Guide to April’s First Friday Art Stroll

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Events 25th street confidential book signing, 2-4 pm 25th Street Confidential traces Ogden’s transformation from quiet hamlet to chaotic transcontinental railroad junction as waves of non-Mormon fortune seekers swelled the city’s population. The Queen Bee 270 25th Street O-Town Throwdown, 4pm Everyone is invited to participate in a 24hr pottery party to make custom ceramic…
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Apr
02

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Umbrella Corporation-Utah Hive

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Are you worried about running into a zombie horde on the streets of Ogden? Thanks to the Umbrella Corporation- Utah Hive you don’t have to be. If you ever attended Strankenstein’s Zombie Prom at the Union Station then you have seen the Umbrella Corporation in action.  Steve Strank, founder of Strankenstein’s Prom, Is also the…
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