Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Apr
7
Tue
2020
Virtual Spring Spectacular @ Gale Center
Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – Apr 10 @ 5:00 pm

 Virtual Spring Spectacular

April 7-10

Candy for every participant. Winners for each age group.

Decorate or color the egg coloring page and bring it to the Gale Center for a bag of candy (ages 0-12).
Entries must be family friendly in nature.
Age groups: 0-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, and 11-12
Winners will be announced Friday, April 10
Drop Off Hours: April 7-9, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Gale Center | 10300 S. Beckstead Lane

Download Coloring Page Here

Apr
20
Mon
2020
SoJo Earth Day Virtual 10K 2020 @ West Riverfront Park
Apr 20 – Apr 25 all-day
Earth Day 2019

April 20-25, 2020
Virtual Race (Run on your own)
$15

11050 S. Riverfront Parkway
(West Riverfront Park)

Race Map

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

Jun
5
Fri
2020
SoJo Summerfest Battle of the Bands @ City Park
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This competition is open to all ages and abilities.
Age Categories: Student (19 and under) & Professional
Bands with members 19 and under may enter the professional category instead of the student category if they wish.

Professional Category
1st Place:  $5,000 cash prize | 40 hr recording studio session at Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City
2nd Place: $2,500 cash prize | 2 song demo package at Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City

Student Category: (every member must be a teenager)
1st Place: $1,000 cash prize | 2 song demo package at Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City
2nd Place: $500 cash prize

Audio Inn Recording in Salt Lake City
www.audioinnrecording.com

Round 1 Video Submissions
Due April 9, 2020

Thank you for your interest in the SoJo Summerfest Battle of the Bands. By entering this competition, each member of your band must agree to the following terms and conditions:

  • This is an all-ages, family-oriented community event. Music lyrics must be clean. The performance must be free of all violence, vulgarity, lewdness, sexual content, and adult language. Failure to comply with these standards will result in disqualification from the competition.
  • This competition will take place in three rounds as described below. If a band advances to the final round, they will be competing with a 25-minute live set at South Jordan City’s SoJo Summerfest on June 5, 2020
  • Bands chosen to advance will be chosen by judges.
  • Individuals may only enter in one band and the individuals in each band should remain constant.
  • Each band must have at least three members.

Round 1 Video Submission:

  • Each group will submit one four (4) minute video of their band performing one song they feel best represents their group. Any band going over their time limit may be disqualified or have points deducted. Submissions due April 9, 2020.
  • Entries will be judged by an internal committee, the bands progressing to Round 2 will be notified on April 20, 2020.

SoJo Summerfest Battle of the Bands

  • Band Information

    Please provide as much information about your band as you can.
  • Video Submissions

    Please provide one link to a video of your group performing a song up to four (4) minutes long.
  • Band Member Information

    Please provide information for all band members. Please list the main contact first. Each individual may only participate in one band.
  • Please provide additional information for each band member. Click on the plus button on the right to add another member.
    NameAgePositionPhoneEmail 

Round 2 Video Submission:

  • Each advancing group will be required to submit a video of their band playing two additional songs for a total of ten (10) minutes. Songs must include one cover song and one original song OR two cover songs. Videos must be submitted before April 27, 2020. Any band going over their time limit or fail to have additional videos submitted on time may be disqualified or have points deducted.
  • Entries from both rounds will be judged by our professional judges. The bands progressing to the final round will be announced on May 8, 2020.

Final Round:

  • If a band advances to the final round, they will be competing with a 25-minute live set at South Jordan City’s SoJo Summerfest on June 5, 2020.
  • Winners from each category will perform a final 45-minute set on Saturday, June 6, 2020.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Natalie Domino at ndomino@sjc.utah.gov.

SoJo Summerfest Vendor Market @ City Park
Jun 5 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 6 @ 10:00 pm

Welcome to SoJo Summerfest 2020! South Jordan provides many opportunities to participate in activities and this celebration is a tradition that helps build a sense of community among our residents. As in years past, our vendor area will be focused on crafts and fun things to buy. We urge you to join us in our celebration this year.

New this year: We will only accept applicants who are selling physical items in their booth. Applications for those wishing to advertise their business will not be accepted. No ready-to-eat food (food intended to be eaten on site) vendors will be accepted. Packaged foods that are intended to be eaten at home (salsa, spreads, hummus etc.) are welcome.

Vendor Terms and Conditions

SoJo Summerfest Vendor Application

  • Phone
  • Email
  • Approximate time needed to set up.
  • Check stickers on back of appliance(s). *Note that special equipment requirements must be addressed with the City Vendor Chair and Electrician prior to arrival and setup. The City does not have the capability to meet all special equipment needs.
  • $0.00
    Please submit payment with a check or money order in the appropriate amount payable to South Jordan City by mail or call 801-446-HELP to pay over the phone. Notification of acceptance will be sent within 10 days of receipt of application.

Jun
6
Sat
2020
SoJo Summerfest 5K & Kids 1 Miler 2020 @ South Jordan City Hall
Jun 6 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am

June 6, 2020
7:00 am
5K $25 | Kids 1 Miler $15

1600 W. Towne Center Dr.
(South Jordan City Hall)

Race Map

Prizes
Top 3 Finishers for Men’s & Women’s Division
Top 3 Finishers for Kids Division
Raffle Prizes

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

SoJo Summerfest Chalk Art Contest @ Heritage Park
Jun 6 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

Rules & Regulations
1. Registration will only be accepted online at register.sjc.utah.gov

2. $25 registration is due on or before May 8, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Registration after May 9, 2020 is $30 and a t-shirt is NOT guaranteed.

3. The registration fee provides each team/individual: 1 tote, 2 t-shirt’s, 1 box of thin chalk, hand wipes, and gloves.
-The surface is more bumpy and rough than average sidewalk concrete – we strongly encourage you to bring extra chalk with you if possible.
-Additional chalk may be available upon request, while supplies last, but is not guaranteed. Square Size: Adults – 6ft x 6ft and Youth – 5ft x 5ft

4. Categories:
-Adult (18+), Teen (13-17), and Child (12 & under)
-Teams will be assigned an age category based on oldest team member

5. The South Jordan Arts Council and/or South Jordan City Staff reserve the right to disqualify any artwork that is deemed inappropriate.

6. If the artwork is not your own idea, please give credit to the original source.

7. Photos of the artwork will be taken and may be used for advertising purposes.

8. Judging:
-All chalk art will be judged between 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., regardless of completion.
-Use your time and space wisely. All decisions of the judges are final.
-Chalk art will be judged on Originality, Creativity, and Overall Artistic Impression.

9. Awards: Announced at 1:45 p.m.

*Registration fee only provides 2 t-shirts. Additional t-shirts (while supplies last) can be purchased for $5 each.

**Soda Cheesy food truck will be on location all day for your drink and snack needs!** 

**This program is sponsored by the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, and Parks Program.**

 

SoJo Summerfest Parade @ City Park
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 pm

Parade Rules & Regulation

SoJo Summerfest Parade Application

  • Entry Name
  • Phone
  • Email
  • Type of Entry
  • Appoximate Length of Entire EntryNumber of Vehicles (Limited to 4)Number of People
  • By uploading an image of your entry we can determine the best staging location to place you.
    Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, pdf.


SoJo Summerfest Car Show @ Heritage Park
Jun 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

SoJo Summerfest Car Show Application

  • Year, Make & Model

Jul
10
Fri
2020
FREE The Sock Puppets – Improv Comedy Show @ Gale Center of History and Culture
Jul 10 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

South Jordan Utah’s own improv group, The Sock Puppets. Usually hilarious, never any actual sock puppets.

Join The Sock Puppets for four FREE shows on July 10, October 24, November 7, and December 19 at 9:00 pm at the Gale Center (10300 S. Beckstead Lane).

October 24 – Halloween Theme Comedy Show

December 19 – Holiday Theme Comedy Show

The Sock Puppets are sponsored by the South Jordan Arts Council.

SoJo Glow 5K & 10K 2020 @ Mulligans Golf & Games
Jul 10 @ 11:00 pm – Jul 11 @ 2:00 am

 

Glow 2019

July 10, 2020
11:00 pm
5K $25 | 10K $35

692 West 10600 South
(Mulligans Golf & Games)

Race Map

Prizes
Top 3 Finishers for Men’s & Women’s Division
Top 3 Finishers for Kids Division
Raffle Prizes

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here