Upcoming Events – South Jordan

Apr
7
Tue
2020
SoJo Virtual Race Series 2020 @ Various Locations
Apr 7 – May 31 all-day

Stay Connected and join us for our 2020 SoJo Virtual Race Series! As we all are doing our part to keep ourselves and those around us healthy by staying apart, we need to find ways to stay connected. This virtual race series is our way to maintain the connection with our race community and to maintain our mental and physical health. Use the hashtags #sojostayconnected and #sojovirtualraces when posting to social media.

HOW IT WORKS

  1. Register for the virtual race series by clicking the “register now” button below.
  2. When you register, you can choose to pay $15 to get a virtual race series medal and shirt OR you can simply select “No Thank You,” and you’ll still get weekly emails about new routes.
  3. You will be notified of a new route every Monday and some races will offer different distance options, including bike routes!
  4. Share that you’ve registered using the hashtags #sojostayconnected and #sojovirtualraces.
  5. You have ONE WEEK to complete the course. Then after each race, submit your race time (with an app screen capture for proof), pictures and/or a video of you running by the following Sunday at noon. For each item you enter, you get an additional entry to win race swag and prizes! Submit those times, images, and videos in the form below.

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Apr
10
Fri
2020
SoJo Story Walks @ Jordan River Trail
Apr 10 – May 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!
  • Drop files here or
    Max upload is 32MB
May
28
Thu
2020
SoJo Summerfest Best In SoJo Pet Show @ Virtual
May 28 – Jun 6 all-day

 Enter beginning on May 28th and no later than 5:00 pm on June 3rd.

Send in videos and photos of your pets to compete in our first ever Best in SoJo Pet Show.

Watch our Best in SoJo Pet Show, hosted by Mayor Dawn Ramsey and Mrs. Utah 2020 on Saturday, June 6th at 9:00 am for the winners here and on the City’s Facebook page.

Does your pet do some “special” tricks? We’re looking for the best pets in SoJo. You’ll send in videos of your pooch or purr pal doing the ridiculous or just plane silly “tricks” they do best. They will be judged and the best pets will be featured in a video. Winners of the pet show will be sent prizes.

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

Pet Show Submissions

  • This is so we can mail the first 200 entries a pet bandanna, and a prize if you win!
    Prizes will be awarded in the above categories.
  • Drop files here or
    Please note that there is 32MB limit. So, your video submissions should be short and you may need to compress your file size.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Jun
1
Mon
2020
SoJo Summerfest Historical Quest @ Locations Across South Jordan
Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

Join us on an epic quest to uncover the unique history of South Jordan. Using the GooseChase app, we’ll give you clues that will take you throughout South Jordan. Prizes will be given to randomly selected participants each day.

App Download:  https://www.goosechase.com/download/

Search for: SoJo Virtual Summerfest Historic Quest

Prize winners will be contacted through the app.

SoJo Summerfest Mulligans Golf Tournament @ Mulligans
Jun 1 – Jun 7 all-day

Players will play nine holes on either the par 3 course or the executive course during the week of Summerfest. To participate players must call ahead and book a prepaid tee time.

Tee times are booked the day of only by calling 801-254-3377.

USGA rules apply except for the process of holing out. Following Covid-19 adjustments a players ball is considered holed out when the ball hits the raised cup. At the conclusion of the round a picture of the scorecard will be emailed to dbrown@sjc.utah.gov. Please include first and last names and divisions for all players on the scorecard.

The following divisions and top three scores in each division for each course will win a prize:

Ladies
Senior (over 60)
Men
Kids (under 12)

Players scores will be updated daily on the leaderboard on the north side of the pro shop. Players can play as many times as they would like, but holes must be played in order. At the conclusion of the round scorecards must be signed and attested. The rules committee may use discretion to verify scores.

SoJo Summerfest Selfie Bingo @ Virtual
Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

Download our SoJo Summerfest Selfie Bingo Card and send in your selfies of you and your family completing each item to get a bingo. Prizes will be handed out to randomly chosen participants.

Download Selfie Bingo Card Here

Submissions will begin on June 1.

SoJo Summerfest Virtual 5K & Kids 1 Miler 2020 @ Jordan River Trail
Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

June 1-6, 2020
$15

Jordan River Trail

Race Entries Include
Race Shirt & Custom Race Medal

Check out all the Race Series races!

Register Here

SoJo Summerfest Virtual Craft Market @ Virtual
Jun 1 – Jun 6 all-day

Connect with our spectacular local craft vendors at our Virtual SoJo Summerfest Craft Market. Vendors will offer discounts to their online stores during Summerfest.

Beginning June 1, vendors and their information will be listed here on this page.

SoJo Summerfest Chalk Art Contest and Stroll @ West Riverfront Park
Jun 1 @ 7:00 am – Jun 2 @ 9:00 pm

 

This event is for both artists and residents. Once the art is complete, residents can stroll past the beautiful displays starting on June 3rd.

For artists, Chalk Art Contest supplies can be picked up on Monday, June 1 and June 2 at the South Jordan Community Center, 10778 S. Redwood Rd. South Jordan, Utah 84095.

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

2. $20 registration is due on or before May 15, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Registration after May 15, 2020 is $20 and a t-shirt is NOT guaranteed.

3. The registration fee provides each team/individual: 1 tote, 1 t-shirt, and 1 box of thin chalk.
-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 the oldest team member. Teams can ONLY consist of two people who live in the same household.

5. 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 and voting purposes.

8. Judging:
-All chalk art will be judged on Wednesday, June 3, 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 on the City of South Jordan Facebook page on Friday, June 5.

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

 

SoJo Summerfest in a Box
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

10:00 am – 7:00 pm – While supplies last

10778 S. Redwood Road

Come pick up a box of fun activities for you and your family. Each box is designed for a family of 5, families of 6 or more can pick up two boxes.

Proof of South Jordan City residency is required to receive a box.

Boxes will be offered to South Jordan Residents on Monday June 1 and any remaining will be offered for pickup to non-residents on Tuesday June 2.

Box 1 Box 2 Box 3
3 Pieces of Chalk
Letter Stencil
Bubble Concentrate
Bubble Wand
Magic Water Balloons
Temporary Tattoos
Ball & Mit Game (Lighted Ball)
Binoculars
Temporary Tattoos
Kickball
Hopscotch Puck
Temporary Tattoos