Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Apr
10
Fri
2020
SoJo Story Walks @ Jordan River Trail
Apr 10 – Aug 31 all-day

SoJo Story Walks

SoJo Story Walks is an interactive story experience where participants can walk along the Jordan River Trail while reading page displays from popular children’s books. Participants can submit photos with their favorite pages and send them in for a chance to win prizes.

The fun begins at 947 W. Shields Lane and 4500 W. Skye Drive.

*Please use social distancing guidelines.
**Please note that your photos and videos will be used for marketing purposes and may be shared with the media along with your name.

Story Walk Submission

Submit a photo of you or your group with your favorite page of the story each week and be entered to win awesome prizes!
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Jul
6
Mon
2020
Summering in SoJo @ Online
Jul 6 – Aug 23 all-day

Download the GooseChase app and search for “Summering in SoJo” for weekly activities.

Prizes will be awarded to random participants daily, winners will be notified through the GooseChase app. Prizes include a cooler backpack, fanny packs, and water bottles.

Each week we will:

  • Watch the weeks themed movie on Disney+, blu ray, dvd or any other medium.
  • Have activities and trivia based on the movie.
  • Have a Terrific Tuesday craft kit pick up at the Gale Center starting at 10:00 am, while supplies last. (Craft will also be based on the movie)
  • Visit different areas of South Jordan.
  • Have fun with your family!

Movies, dates and crafts:

Week 1: National Treasure (June 29 – July 5) Craft: Invisible Ink

Week 2: Brave (July 6 – 12) Craft: Family Tapestry

Week 3: Star Wars (any of them) (July 13 – 19) Craft: Glow in the Dark Sensory Bottles

Week 4: Captain Marvel (July 20 – 26) Craft: Flerken Slime

Week 5: Wall-E (July 26 – August 2) Craft: Grow Your Own Herbs

Week 6: Tangled (August 3 – 9) Craft: Paper Lanterns

Week 7: Cool Runnings (August 10 – 16) Craft: Backyard Olympic Medals

Week 8: Artemis Fowl (August 17 – 23) Craft: TBD

Visit our social media pages for more information each week.

Jul
24
Fri
2020
SoJo Plein Air Contest- Quick Draw @ Virtual Event
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm – Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm

SoJo Plein Air Contest – Quick Draw from afar! Since our 2020 Plein Air event was canceled in May due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are bringing the event to YOU from afar! This fun, fast-paced, Plein Air painting contest is open to all ages & abilities and is free to participate.

Submission Deadline: All art to be submitted via email to sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov by 5:00 pm on August 7, 2020.

Categories: Professional 18 years older, Amateur 18 years and older, or Youth 17 years old and younger.

Guidelines:

1. Artists have 3 hours to produce their art in one sitting.

2. Art must be produced in real life, either on location outdoors or indoors using still life. The art must be original work of the artist including the composition. *Please practice all social distancing recommendations.*

3. Any Medium may be used to produce the art, except for photography, computer-generated/assisted art, marker, or crayon.

4. Artists will photograph and submit the beginning blank canvas, ½ way at 1.5-hour progress, and then the final piece at 3 hours. All entries, with the attached three photos, should be emailed to sojoarts@sjc.utah.gov before the deadline.

5. When submitting, please enter one of the three categories: Professional 18 years and older, Amateur 18 years and older, or Youth 17 years old and younger. Please include name, category, age, city, title of work, mediums used, address, and phone number.

A final gallery of all submitted pieces will be posted on the City of South Jordan Facebook page and on this event page. Judging will be by a panel of experts and the top 3 winners in each category will receive a prize.

By entering this show artists allow the City of South Jordan and/or the South Jordan Arts Council to use their art images in advertising other art events without receiving compensation.

Art deadline: August 7, 2020

Aug
8
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aug
15
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Aug 15 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aug
22
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Aug 22 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Aug
29
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Aug 29 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sep
5
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Sep 5 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sep
12
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sep
19
Sat
2020
South Jordan Farmers Market @ Towne Center Dr.
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm